Definitions for pythagoreanpɪˌθæg əˈri ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Py•thag•o•re•anpɪˌθæg əˈri ən(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to Pythagoras, to his school, or to his doctrines.

  2. (n.)a follower of Pythagoras.

Origin of Pythagorean:

1540–50; < L Pȳthagorēus < Gk Pȳthagóreios of Pythagoras

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pythagorean(adj)

    of or relating to Pythagoras or his geometry

    "Pythagorean philosophy"; "Pythagorean theorem"


  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


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