What does Omniscient mean?

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ɒmˈnɪʃ əntom·ni·scient

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. all-knowing, omniscientadjective

    infinitely wise


  1. omniscientadjective

    Having total knowledge.

    The story was narrated from an omniscient point of view.

  2. Omniscientnoun


Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Omniscientadjective

    Infinitely wise; knowing without bounds; knowing every thing.

    Etymology: omnis and scio, Lat.

    By no means trust to your own judgment alone; for no man is omniscient. Francis Bacon, Adv. to Villiers.

    What can ’scape the eye
    Of God all-seeing, or deceive his heart
    Omniscient? John Milton, Paradise Lost, b. x.

    Whatsoever is known, is some way present; and that which is present, cannot but be known by him who is omniscient. Robert South, Sermons.

    Omniscient master, omnipresent king,
    To thee, to thee, my last distress I bring. Matthew Prior.


  1. Omniscient

    Omniscience () is the capacity to know everything. In Hinduism, Sikhism and the Abrahamic religions, this is an attribute of God. In Jainism, omniscience is an attribute that any individual can eventually attain. In Buddhism, there are differing beliefs about omniscience among different schools.


  1. omniscient

    Omniscient refers to the state of having unlimited knowledge or understanding; all-knowing. It is often used to describe a universal or divine entity that has complete, infinite awareness, understanding, and insight.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Omniscient in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Omniscient in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Omniscient in a Sentence

  1. Marc Woodward:

    There's a competitive race to be the established consumer brand for appointment booking, but you're going to need this omniscient understanding of availability.

  2. W. T. Ussery:

    We are all in the hands of an omnipotent, omniscient, just and merciful God, and whatever may be the destiny of humanity (for real or woe), there will be a universal and eternal amen to all that God does.

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