Noesis Definition

nō-ēsĭs
noun
The cognitive process; cognition.
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The consciousness side to duality of noesis and noema.

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Singular:
noesis
Plural:
noeses

Origin of Noesis

  • From Ancient Greek νόησις (noÄ“sis, “concept", “idea", “intelligence", “understanding"), from νοεῖν (noein, “to intend", “to perceive", “to see", “to understand") (from νοῦς (nous, “mind", “thought"), from νόος (noos)) + -σις (-sis), suffix forming nouns of action.

    From Wiktionary

  • Greek noēsis understanding from noein to perceive from nous mind

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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