What does ergo mean?

Definitions for ergoˈɜr goʊ, ˈɛr goʊ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ergo.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ergo(adverb)

    (used as a sentence connector) therefore or consequently


  1. ergo(Adverb)

    Consequently, therefore.

  2. ergo(Conjunction)

    therefore (especially in syllogisms).

  3. Origin: From ergo

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ergo

    therefore; consequently; -- often used in a jocular way

  2. Origin: [L.]


  1. Ergo

    Ergo was an Indian daily newspaper which was published during 2007–2009 by Kasturi & Sons, the publishers of the newspaper The Hindu. It was published in tabloid format and distributed free of cost to Information Technology professionals in the software corridor of Chennai. At its peak, it had a circulation of 55,000 and a readership of 100,000. It ceased publication from 1 August 2009 and is currently available only online.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ergo

    ėr′go, adv. (logic) therefore, used to mark the conclusion of a syllogism.—v.i. Er′gotise, to wrangle. [L. ergo, therefore.]

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Anagrams for ergo »

  1. goer, gore, ogre, Ogre, rego

  2. Goer

  3. Ogre

  4. Rego


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ergo in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ergo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rene Descartes:

    Cogito ergo sum.

  2. Ambrose Bierce:

    Cogito cogito ergo cogito sum

  3. Kayvan Sylvan:

    Dubito ergo sum - I doubt therefore I am

  4. Fredirect Toyou:

    Bibo, ergo sum. - I drink, therefore I am

  5. Rene Descartes:

    Cogito ergo sum. (I think; therefore I am.)

Images & Illustrations of ergo

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