Stagyrite

[staj-uh-rahyt]
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noun


Stagirite

or Stag·y·rite

[staj-uh-rahyt]

noun

a native or inhabitant of Stagira.
the Stagirite, Aristotle.

Origin of Stagirite

1610–20; < Latin Stagīrītēs < Greek Stagīrī́tēs. See Stagira, -ite1
Related formsStag·i·rit·ic [staj-uh-rit-ik] /ˌstædʒ əˈrɪt ɪk/, adjective
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Stagirite

noun

an inhabitant or native of Stagira
an epithet of Aristotle
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