What does pythagorean mean?

Definitions for pythagoreanpɪˌθæg əˈri ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pythagorean(adj)

    of or relating to Pythagoras or his geometry

    "Pythagorean philosophy"; "Pythagorean theorem"

Wiktionary

  1. Pythagorean(Noun)

    A person who believes in or advocates Pythagoreanism.

  2. Pythagorean(Adjective)

    Of or relating to Pythagoras.

  3. Pythagorean(Adjective)

    Of or relating to Pythagoreanism.

  4. Pythagorean(Adjective)

    Of or relating to a Pythagorean, Pythagoreans.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pythagorean(adj)

    of or pertaining to Pythagoras (a Greek philosopher, born about 582 b. c.), or his philosophy

  2. Pythagorean(noun)

    a follower of Pythagoras; one of the school of philosophers founded by Pythagoras

  3. Origin: [L. Pythagoreus, Gr. .]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pythagorean

    pi-thag-ō-rē′an, adj. pertaining to Pythagoras (c. 532 B.C.), a celebrated Greek philosopher, or to his philosophy.—n. a follower of Pythagoras.—ns. Pythag′orism, Pythagorē′anism, his doctrines.—Pythagorean proposition, the 47th proposition of Euclid, Book I., said to have been discovered by Pythagoras; Pythagorean system, the astronomical system of Copernicus, erroneously attributed to Pythagoras; Pythagorean triangle, a triad of whole numbers proportional to the sides of a right-angled triangle—e.g. 3, 4, 5.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pythagorean in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pythagorean in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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