HyperDic: neoplatonism

English > 1 sense of the word Neoplatonism:
NOUNcognitionNeoplatonisma system of philosophical and theological doctrines composed of elements of Platonism and Aristotelianism and oriental mysticism
English > Neoplatonism: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningA system of philosophical and theological doctrines composed of elements of Platonism and Aristotelianism and oriental mysticism; its most distinctive doctrine holds that the first principle and source of reality transcends being and thought and is naturally unknowable.
Broaderphilosophical doctrine, philosophical theoryA doctrine accepted by adherents to a philosophy
theological doctrineThe doctrine of a religious group
Spanishneoplatonismo
Catalanneoplatonisme

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