wisdom

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wisdom that is recondite and abstruse and profound abstruseness , abstrusity , profoundness , profundity , reconditeness
(Greek mythology) goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare; guardian of Athens; identified with Roman Minerva Athena , Athene , Pallas , Pallas Athena , Pallas Athene
Celtic goddess of fire and fertility and agriculture and household arts and wisdom; later associated with Saint Bridget Brigit
teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtained through right conduct and wisdom and meditation releases one from desire and suffering and rebirth Buddhism
investor who deliberately decides to go against the prevailing wisdom of other investors contrarian
wisdom in the management of public affairs diplomacy , statecraft , statesmanship
Babylonian god of wisdom; son of Apsu and father of Marduk; counterpart of the Sumerian Enki; as one of the supreme triad including Anu and Bel he was assigned control of the watery element Ea
water god and god of wisdom; counterpart of the Akkadian Ea Enki
Hindu god of wisdom or prophecy; the god who removes obstacles Ganapati , Ganesa , Ganesh , Ganesha
wisdom as evidenced by the possession of knowledge initiation , knowledgeability , knowledgeableness
(Norse mythology) giant who lives in the roots of Yggdrasil and guards the well of wisdom Mimir
(Roman mythology) goddess of wisdom; counterpart of Greek Athena Minerva
hater of learning, wisdom misophist
Babylonian god of wisdom and agriculture and patron of scribes and schools Nabu , Nebo
(Norse mythology) ruler of the Aesir; supreme god of war and poetry and knowledge and wisdom (for which he gave an eye) and husband of Frigg; identified with the Teutonic Wotan Odin
system of wisdom philosophy
showing wisdom sagacious
mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom sage
any of the biblical books (Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Wisdom of Solomon, Ecclesiasticus) that are considered to contain wisdom sapiential book , wisdom book , wisdom literature
(Old Testament) son of David and king of Israel noted for his wisdom (10th century BC) Solomon
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