What does logos mean?

Definitions for logos
ˈloʊ gɒs, -goʊs, ˈlɒg ɒslo·gos

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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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  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. 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.

  2. Marianne Radley:

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

  3. Malcolm Jenkins:

    I can’t say that I was surprised at all that kind of dialogue is happening behind the scenes, i think that we understand the culture of the NFL, and we can put ‘Inspire Change’ logos all over the field and create logos all we want, but until you actually change what leadership looks like, you can’t expect to change the culture.

  4. Lexington County Sheriff Jay Koon:

    Marijuana edibles are cannabis-based food products. They come in many forms, but the items in this case were candy, they’re often packaged in wrappers and bags with logos and colors that look similar to traditional candy brands. Rocky Creek Elementary School( Google Maps).

  5. Jimmy Morales:

    We are going to give (the telephone companies) school and government walls to paint their brand logos on to compensate them.

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