Definition of noema in English:

noema

(also noêma)

noun

Philosophy
  • In phenomenology: an object of perception or thought, as opposed to a process or aspect of perceiving or thinking.

Origin

Mid 16th century (in an earlier sense). From ancient Greek νόημα thought, perception, idea, concept from νοεῖν to see, perceive, understand, intend + -μα.

Pronunciation

noema

/nəʊˈiːmə/ /nəʊˈeɪmə/