Definition of Hermes Trismegistus in English:

Hermes Trismegistus

Syllabification: Her·mes Tris·me·gis·tus
Pronunciation: /hərˈmēz ˌtrisməˈjistəs
 
/
  • A legendary figure regarded by Neoplatonists and others as the author of certain works on astrology, magic, and alchemy.

Origin

Latin, 'thrice-greatest Hermes', in reference to Thoth, identified with Hermes.

More definitions of Hermes Trismegistus

Definition of Hermes Trismegistus in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody