• Definition for "averroist"
    • certainly one of a sect of peripatetic philosophers,…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "averroist"
    • Famous in the beginning of the…
    • View More

averroist definition

  • noun:
    • certainly one of a sect of peripatetic philosophers, which appeared in Italy ahead of the repair of understanding; therefore denominated from Averroes, or Averrhoes, a celebrated Arabian philosopher. He presented the doctrine of monopsychism.
    • A follower of Averrhoës, a celebrated Arabian philosopher and commentator on Aristotle, who was produced at Cordova about A. D. 1126, and passed away 1198.
    • certainly one of a sect of peripatetic philosophers, which appeared in Italy before the restoration of understanding; therefore denominated from Averroes, or Averrhoes, a celebrated Arabian philosopher. He held the doctrine of monopsychism.
    • A follower of Averrhoës, a celebrated Arabian philosopher and commentator on Aristotle, who had been born at Cordova about A. D. 1126, and died 1198.
65 votes

How would you define averroist?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!