adj. literary of or relating to wisdom.
Etymology: ME f. F sapiential or eccl.L sapientialis f. L sapientia wisdom

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  • sapienţial — SAPIENŢIÁL, Ă, sapienţiali, e, adj. (Livr (livresc).) Care denotă sapienţă, cu sapienţă. [pr.: pi en ] – Sapienţă + suf. al. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  sapienţiál adj. m., pl. sapienţiáli; f …   Dicționar Român

  • sapiential — sapiential, iale, iaux [ sapjɑ̃sjal; sapjɛ̃sjal, jo ] adj. • 1374 livres sapiencialz; lat. sapientialis ♦ Relig. Livres sapientiaux de la Bible ou n. m. les sapientiaux : livres de sagesse (Proverbes, Ecclésiaste, Ecclésiastique). sapiential, ale …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Sapiential — Sa pi*en tial, a. [L. sapientialis.] Having or affording wisdom. {Sa pi*en tial*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] The sapiential books of the Old [Testament]. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sapiential — index sensible Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • sapiential — [sā΄pē en′shəl] adj. [LL sapientialis < L sapiens] having, providing, or expounding wisdom …   English World dictionary

  • sapiential — sapientially, adv. /say pee en sheuhl/, adj. containing, exhibiting, or affording wisdom; characterized by wisdom. [1475 85; < LL sapientialis, equiv. to sapienti(a) wisdom (see SAPIENT, IA) + alis AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • sapiential — adjective containing or conferring wisdom (especially religious wisdom) …   Wiktionary

  • sapiential — adj. wise, having wisdom; characterized by wisdom; providing wisdom …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sapiential — adjective literary relating to wisdom. Origin C15: from OFr., or from eccles. L. sapientialis, from L. sapientia wisdom …   English new terms dictionary

  • sapiential — sapi·en·tial …   English syllables

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