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Hegelian

[hey-gey-lee-uh n, hi-jee-] /heɪˈgeɪ li ən, hɪˈdʒi-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Hegel or his philosophical system.
noun
2.
a person who accepts the philosophical principles of Hegel.
3.
an authority or expert on the writings of Hegel.
Origin of Hegelian
1830-1840
1830-40; Hegel + -ian
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adj.

1838, pertaining to German philosopher Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (1770-1831). As a noun from 1843.

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