What does LOGOS mean?

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ˈloʊ gɒs, -goʊs, ˈlɒg ɒsLOGOS

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Son, Word, Logosnoun

    the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Logosnoun

    a word; reason; speech

    Etymology: [NL., fr. Gr. lo`gos the word or form which expresses a thought, also, the thought, fr. to speak.]

  2. Logosnoun

    the divine Word; Christ

    Etymology: [NL., fr. Gr. lo`gos the word or form which expresses a thought, also, the thought, fr. to speak.]

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  1. Logos

    Logos is an important term in philosophy, psychology, rhetoric, and religion. Originally a word meaning "a ground", "a plea", "an opinion", "an expectation", "word," "speech," "account," "reason," it became a technical term in philosophy, beginning with Heraclitus, who used the term for a principle of order and knowledge. Ancient philosophers used the term in different ways. The sophists used the term to mean discourse, and Aristotle applied the term to refer to "reasoned discourse" or "the argument" in the field of rhetoric. The Stoic philosophers identified the term with the divine animating principle pervading the Universe. Under Hellenistic Judaism, Philo adopted the term into Jewish philosophy. The Gospel of John identifies the Logos, through which all things are made, as divine, and further identifies Jesus as the incarnate Logos. Although the term "Logos" is widely used in this Christian sense, in academic circles it often refers to the various ancient Greek uses, or to post-Christian uses within contemporary philosophy, Sufism, and the analytical psychology of Carl Jung.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Logos

    log′os, n. in the Stoic philosophy, the active principle living in and determining the world: (theol.) the Word of God incarnate. [Gr.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Logos

    an expression in St. John's gospel translated the Word (in chap. i.) to denote the manifestation of God, or God as manifested, defined in theology as the second person of the Deity, and viewed as intermediary between God as Father and God as Spirit.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of LOGOS in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of LOGOS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of LOGOS in a Sentence

  1. Douglas Sellers:

    And brands designing social distancing logos have the potential to diminish the severity of what we are going through. The creativity, passion, and thought that goes into wanting to help, educate, and be part of the physical distancing movement is a worthy note.

  2. Marianne Radley:

    While the logos will be used interchangeably, the classic logo will begin appearing on packaging later this year.

  3. Nels Popp:

    Fans think of it just as the name on the building, of slapping logos on the building and it's done, it tends to be a lot more involved than that.

  4. Linda Cope:

    They were urinating off of balconies, vomiting off of balconies. They could see the men and women below were there with the retreat. They had on hats and shirts with logos.

  5. Brian Braiker:

    Understanding the situation, shutting up and doing something helpful is really the only way to go here. When you see brands like McDonald's or Coca-Cola spacing out their logos in' solidarity,' it strikes a sour note.

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