Definition of Humanist. Meaning of Humanist. Synonyms of Humanist

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Definition of Humanist

Humanist
Humanist Hu"man*ist, n. [Cf. F. humaniste.] 1. One of the scholars who in the field of literature proper represented the movement of the Renaissance, and early in the 16th century adopted the name Humanist as their distinctive title. --Schaff-Herzog. 2. One who purposes the study of the humanities, or polite literature. 3. One versed in knowledge of human nature.

Meaning of Humanist from wikipedia

- understand the world. Humanists tend to advocate for human rights, free speech, progressive policies, and democracy. Those with a humanist worldview maintain...
- Europe in the 14th, 15th, and 16th centuries. During the period, the term humanist (Italian: umanista) referred to teachers and students of the humanities...
- of morality. Humanists International, founded by Julian Huxley and Jaap van Praag, is the world union of more than one hundred humanist, rationalist,...
- rituals. Some humanist celebrants are accredited by humanist organisations, such as Humanists UK, Humanist Society Scotland (HSS), The Humanist Society (US)...
- Look up humanist or humanistic in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Humanist may refer to: A proponent or practitioner of humanism, which has several distinct...
- The Humanist is an American bi-monthly magazine published in Washington, DC. It was founded in 1941 by American Humanist ****ociation. It covers topics...
- Humanists UK, known from 1967 until May 2017 as the British Humanist ****ociation (BHA), is a charitable organisation which promotes secular humanism and...
- Humanist Manifesto is the title of three manifestos laying out a humanist worldview. They are the original Humanist Manifesto (1933, often referred to...
- The American Humanist ****ociation (AHA) is a non-profit organization in the United States that advances secular humanism, a philosophy of life that, without...
- abilities. Self-described religious humanists differ from secular humanists mainly in that they regard the humanist life stance as their religion and organise...