isagogic

/aɪsəˈgɒdʒɪk/ (say uysuh'gojik)

adjective
1. introductory, especially to the interpretation of the Bible
noun
2. (usually plural)
a. introductory studies.
b. the department of theology which is introductory to exegesis and the literary history of the Bible
{Latin īsagōgicus introductory, from Greek eisagōgikos, literally, leading into}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Isagogic — I sa*gog ic, Isagogical I sa*gog ic*al, a. [L. isagogicus, Gr. ?.] Introductory; especially, introductory to the study of theology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • isagogic — ISAGÓGIC, Ă I. adj. introductiv. II. s. f. introducere în studiul Bibliei. (< fr. isagogique) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • isagogic — isagogically, adv. /uy seuh goj ik/, adj. 1. introductory, esp. to the interpretation of the Bible. n. 2. isagogics. [1820 30; < L isagogicus < Gk eisagogikós. See ISAGOGE, IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • isagogic — adjective introductory Syn: isagogical See Also: isagogically …   Wiktionary

  • isagogic — isa·gog·ic …   English syllables

  • isagogic — adj. introductory. Etymology: L isagogicus f. Gk eisagogikos f. eisagoge introduction f. eis into + agoge leading f. ago lead …   Useful english dictionary

  • Isagogical — Isagogic I sa*gog ic, Isagogical I sa*gog ic*al, a. [L. isagogicus, Gr. ?.] Introductory; especially, introductory to the study of theology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • isagogics — /uy seuh goj iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) 1. introductory studies. 2. the branch of theology that is introductory to Bible study and exegesis. Also, isagogic, isagoge. [1860 65; see ISAGOGIC, ICS] * * * …   Universalium

  • isagogics — [ˌʌɪsə gɒdʒɪks] plural noun [treated as sing.] introductory study, especially of the literary and external history of the Bible prior to exegesis. Derivatives isagogic adjective Origin C19: plural of isagogic, via L. from Gk eisagōgikos, from… …   English new terms dictionary

  • isagoge — noun introduction See Also: isagogic …   Wiktionary

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