What does knowable mean?

Definitions for knowable

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knowable, cognizable, cognisable, cognoscible(adj)

    capable of being known


  1. knowable(Adjective)

    Capable of being known, understood or comprehended.

  2. Origin: Attested since the 15th century;

Webster Dictionary

  1. Knowable(adj)

    that may be known; capable of being discovered, understood, or ascertained


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of knowable in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of knowable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rudolf Virchow:

    The task of science is to stake out the limits of the knowable, and to center consciousness within them.

  2. Johann von Goethe:

    The highest happiness of man ... is to have probed what is knowable and quietly to revere what is unknowable.

  3. Robin Green:

    You've got your phenomenon on one hand. Concrete and knowable. On the other hand you've got the incomprehensible. You call it God, but to me, God or no, it remains just that, the unknowable.

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