- universal wisdom or knowledge.
Origin of pansophy
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Related Words for pansophiceducated, scientific, studied, scholarly, accomplished, well-educated, sound, experienced, versed, cultured, lettered, cultivated, grave, grounded, posted, abstruse, academic, bookish, brainy, conversant
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Historical Examples of pansophic
He also accused him of obtaining large sums from the De Geers family by means of "pansophic hope and chiliastic smoke."
He published at Amsterdam the only complete edition of his educational works, and even wrote new "pansophic" books.
- universal knowledge
Word Origin for pansophy
C17: from New Latin pansophia; see pan-, -sophy
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