Of intellect

  • 1 Intellect — • The faculty of thought Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Intellect     Intellect     † …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 2 INTELLECT ET INTELLIGIBLES — INTELLECT & INTELLIGIBLES Du latin intellectus (le terme grec correspondant est nous ), l’intellect est le principe de la pensée sous sa forme la plus haute; à l’époque moderne lui correspondent des termes aux nuances particulières: intelligence …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 intellect — [ ɛ̃telɛkt ] n. m. • 1265; lat. intellectus, de intellegere « comprendre » ♦ L esprit dans son fonctionnement intellectuel. ⇒ entendement, esprit, intelligence. « ainsi faudrait il, dans l ordre de l intellect, acquérir un art de penser, se faire …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 4 Intellect Board — это система управления содержанием. Сайт, основанный на Intellect Board, состоит из нескольких разделов различных типов: форум, сборник статей, новости, файловый архив, фотогалерея, IRC чат и т. д. При этом для сайта имеется единая система… …

    Википедия

  • 5 Intellect et volonté —     La conception que saint Thomas se fait des rapports de la volonté et de l’intellect est tout à fait en accord avec sa théorie de la nature : à la détermination précise de la matière par la forme dans la nature correspond, dans l’âme humaine,… …

    Philosophie du Moyen Age

  • 6 Intellect (disambiguation) — Intellect is an umbrella term used to describe a property of the mind that encompasses many related abilities.Intellect may refer to:* General intellect, a concept in Marxist theory * Love Like Blood/Intellect , a 1998 rock single …

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  • 7 Intellect — In tel*lect, n. [L. intellectus, fr. intelligere, intellectum, to understand: cf. intellect. See {Intelligent}.] 1. (Metaph.) The part or faculty of the human mind by which it knows, as distinguished from the power to feel and to will; the power… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Intellect Games — made a series of board games in the 1970s. Many of these games were notable in that they did not rely on chance. The outcome of the games was dependent on tactics. Games Hare and Tortoise (1973) mdash; A race game where forward movement cost… …

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  • 9 intellect — I noun ability to perceive, ability to reason, ability to understand, brain, brilliance, cerebration, cognition, cognitive faculty, comprehension, genius, intellectual powers, intellectuality, intellegentia, intelligence, mens, mental ability,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 intellect — (n.) late 14c. (but little used before 16c.), from O.Fr. intellecte intellectual capacity (13c.), and directly from L. intellectus discernment, a perception, understanding, from noun use of pp. of intelligere to understand, discern (see… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11 intellect — *mind, soul, psyche, brain, intelligence, wit Analogous words: *reason, understanding, intuition …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 12 intellect — [n] capability of the mind; someone with capable mind ability, acumen, brains*, cerebration, comprehension, egghead*, genius, intellectual, intellectuality, intelligence, intuition, judgment, mentality, mind, psyche, pundit, reason, savvy, sense …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 intellect — INTELLECT. s. m. La faculté de l ame, qu on nomme autrement l Entendement. Il n est guere en usage que dans le Dogmatique …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 14 intellect — ► NOUN 1) the faculty of reasoning and understanding objectively. 2) a person s mental powers. 3) a clever person. ORIGIN Latin intellectus understanding …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15 intellect — [in′tə lekt΄] n. [ME < L intellectus, a perceiving, understanding < pp. of intellegere, intelligere, to perceive, understand < inter , between, among + legere, to gather, pick, choose: see LOGIC] 1. the ability to reason or understand or …

    English World dictionary

  • 16 Intellect agent — La notion d intellect agent vient d Aristote, dans son traité De l âme, III, 5 : c est la fonction de connaissance qui produit les intelligibles (noêta), les réalités pensées (dont Dieu) : il permet la saisie de l intelligible, du… …

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  • 17 INTELLECT — The rationalism of medieval Jewish philosophy is manifest in its doctrines of intellect. Seen as both an incorporeal, universal heavenly substance and as a personal psychic faculty, intellect is both within man and without; it is viewed as the… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 18 Intellect — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Intellect >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 intellect intellect mind understanding reason thinking principle Sgm: N 1 rationality rationality Sgm: N 1 cogitative faculties cogitative faculties cognitive faculties discursive …

    English dictionary for students

  • 19 intellect — [[t]ɪ̱ntɪlekt[/t]] intellects 1) N VAR Intellect is the ability to understand or deal with ideas and information. Do the emotions develop in parallel with the intellect?... The intellect is not the most important thing in life. 2) N VAR: oft poss …

    English dictionary

  • 20 intellect — (in tèl lèkt) s. m. Terme didactique. L esprit en tant qu il conçoit ; la faculté par laquelle l âme humaine conçoit. •   Tout, suivant l intellect, change d ordre et de rang ; Les Mores aujourd hui peignent le diable blanc, RÉGNIER Sat. V. •   L …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré