Main meanings of Zenonism in English

: Zenonism1Zenonism2

Zenonism1

Pronunciation /ˈziːnənɪz(ə)m/

noun

  • The philosophy of Zeno of Citium (335–263 b.c.); Stoicism.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Holcroft (1745–1809), writer. From either classical Latin Zēnōn (also Zēnō) or its etymon ancient Greek Ζήνων, the name of the ancient Greek philosopher Zeno of Citium + -ism.

Main meanings of Zenonism in English

: Zenonism1Zenonism2

Zenonism2

Pronunciation /ˈziːnənɪz(ə)m/

noun

  • The philosophy of Zeno of Elea (early 5th century b.c.).

Origin

1930s. From either classical Latin Zēnō or its etymon ancient Greek Ζήνων, the name of the ancient Greek philosopher Zeno of Elea + -ism.