- a native or inhabitant of Stagira.
- the Stagirite, Aristotle.
Origin of Stagirite
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Do the Outlook and the Commoner imply progress since the Stagirite?'Tis Sixty Years Since
Charles Francis Adams
Aristotle was born in Stagira in Macedonia, and from this fact he is called the Stagirite.History of Education
The Stagirite (who knew the difference) called him a blockhead.A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II)
Augustus de Morgan
For he has made use of much that came originally from the Stagirite.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)
Henry Osborn Taylor
Hence the name Peripatetics (the Walkers), which has always designated the disciples of the Stagirite philosopher.Christianity and Greek Philosophy
Benjamin Franklin Cocker
- an inhabitant or native of Stagira
- an epithet of Aristotle