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See definition of pneuma on Dictionary.com
  • as inpsyche
  • as insoul

synonyms for pneuma

  • ego
  • mind
  • soul
  • spirit
  • subconscious
  • anima
  • animus
  • character
  • individuality
  • self
  • spirituality
  • essential nature
  • inner child
  • inner self
  • true being
  • élan vital

antonyms for pneuma

MOST RELEVANT
  • body
  • physicality
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How to use pneuma in a sentence

So the Greek word pneuma, also translated “spirit,” means precisely the same thing.
THE SALEM WITCHCRAFT, THE PLANCHETTE MYSTERY, AND MODERN SPIRITUALISMHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
More than fifteen centuries elapsed before this pneuma—oxygen—was discovered by Lavoisier.
THE RIDDLE OF THE UNIVERSE AT THE CLOSE OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURYERNST HAECKEL
Aer may be explained, oti airei ta apo tes ges; or, oti aei rei; or, oti pneuma ex autou ginetai (compare the poetic word aetai).
CRATYLUSPLATO
The pneuma and the juice concentrate the power of the plant below so that it becomes denser.
THE LEGACY OF GREECEVARIOUS
He is a man, but a spiritual man, one in whom spirit or pneuma was the essential principle, so that he was spirit as well as man.
THE UNSEEN WORLD AND OTHER ESSAYSJOHN FISKE
Apparently Galen refers to the pneuma and the various humours.
ON THE NATURAL FACULTIESGALEN
"Psyche" was in the breast; "Pneuma" was spread throughout the body; and "Nous" was in the head.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 9 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The question was sure to arise, Whence came this pneuma or spiritual quality?
THE UNSEEN WORLD AND OTHER ESSAYSJOHN FISKE
These vessels in the lungs, "through mutual contact" with the branches of the trachea, took in the pneuma.
THE EVOLUTION OF MODERN MEDICINEWILLIAM OSLER
Material pneuma is destined to high functions; and man is to read by gas-light.
A BUDGET OF PARADOXES, VOLUME II (OF II)AUGUSTUS DE MORGAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PNEUMA

  • anima
  • animus
  • character
  • ego
  • essential nature
  • individuality
  • inner child
  • inner self
  • mind
  • pneuma
  • self
  • soul
  • spirit
  • spirituality
  • subconscious
  • true being
  • élan vital
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.