Origin of syllogism
Examples from the Web for syllogism
Contemporary Examples of syllogism
I thought I would be protected by historical precision, reputation, syllogism and sincerity.Real Life, not “Counterlife”
April 2, 2012
Historical Examples of syllogism
The first part answers to the term, the second to the proposition, the third to the syllogism.Sophist
We also can make a syllogism, and it reads thus: The present State is tolerable.Social Justice Without Socialism
John Bates Clark
It bristles with incongruity and contradiction, yet it is as logical as a syllogism.
The major premise of this syllogism is a fact of observation.Christianity and Greek Philosophy
Benjamin Franklin Cocker
State two or three of Burke's arguments in the form of a syllogism.Teachers' Outlines for Studies in English
Gilbert Sykes Blakely
Word Origin for syllogism
late 14c., from Old French silogisme "a syllogism," from Latin syllogismus, from Greek syllogismos "a syllogism," originally "inference, conclusion, computation, calculation," from syllogizesthai "bring together, premise, conclude," literally "think together," from syn- "together" (see syn-) + logizesthai "to reason, count," from logos "a reckoning, reason" (see logos).