Share this entry

Share this page

Heraclitus

Line breaks: Hera|cli¦tus
Pronunciation: /ˌhɛrəˈklʌɪtəs
 
/

Definition of Heraclitus in English:

( Circa 500 bc), Greek philosopher. He believed that fire is the origin of all things and that permanence is an illusion, everything being in a (harmonious) process of constant change.

Words that rhyme with Heraclitus

detritus, Polyclitus, Titus, Vitus

Definition of Heraclitus in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day reciprocity
Pronunciation: ˌrɛsɪˈprɒsɪti
noun
exchanging things with others for mutual benefit…