Galen Definition

gālən
pronoun

An ancient Greek physician.

Wiktionary
A male given name, of mostly American usage.
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Greek anatomist, physician, and philosopher. His theories, which emphasized maintaining a balance of the four humors, formed the basis of European medicine until the Renaissance.
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Origin of Galen

  • From the Ancient Greek word γαλήνη, meaning calm or tranquil.

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