What does logomachy mean?

Definitions for logomachyloʊˈgɒm ə ki

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


  1. logomachy(Noun)

    Dispute over the meaning of words

  2. logomachy(Noun)

    A conflict waged only as a battle of words

Webster Dictionary

  1. Logomachy(noun)

    contention in words merely, or a contention about words; a war of words

  2. Logomachy(noun)

    a game of word making

  3. Origin: [Gr. ; lo`gos word + fight, battle, contest: cf. F. logomachie.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Logomachy

    lo-gom′a-ki, n. contention about words or in words merely.—n. Logom′achist. [Gr. logomachialogos, word, machē, fight.]

Editors Contribution

  1. logomachy

    言葉あるいは言葉の意味についての議論 in Japanese.

  2. logomachy

    words that needs distinguishing-distinguished words are more appropriate in cases.

    eg sun rises in the east-here east may mean the eastern part of the world-like epiphany is celebrated to honor the wise man from east who came with incense and goodies to sea baby christ-but the easten standard time refers to time followed in eastern united states-unless we distinguish this it can be interpreted wrongly.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of logomachy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of logomachy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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