Definition of Literati. Meaning of Literati. Synonyms of Literati

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Definition of Literati

Literati
Literati Lit`e*ra"ti, n. pl. [See Literatus.] Learned or literary men. See Literatus. Shakespearean commentators, and other literati. --Craik.
Literati
Literatus Lit`e*ra"tus, n.; pl. Literati. [L. litteratus, literatus.] A learned man; a man acquainted with literature; -- chiefly used in the plural. Now we are to consider that our bright ideal of a literatus may chance to be maimed. --De Quincey.

Meaning of Literati from wikipedia

- Literati may refer to: Intellectuals or those who love, read, and comment on literature The scholar-official or literati of imperial/medieval China Literati...
- The scholar-officials, also known as literati, scholar-gentlemen or scholar-bureaucrats (Chinese: 士大夫; pinyin: shì dàfū), were government officials and...
- poetry and calligraphy, and often produced by the scholar-official or literati cl****, ideally illustrating their own poetry, and producing the paintings...
- Confucianism, also known as Ruism, is a system of thought and behavior originating in ancient China. Variously described as tradition, a philosophy, a...
- The term "Literati purges" is a translation of the Korean term 'sahwa' (Korean: 사화 士禍), whose literal meaning is "scholars' calamity" . It refers to a...
- Literati is an Austin-based children's book club and subscription service. The company sends monthly boxes to subscribers, with books organized by age...
- is the co-founder and CEO of the children’s book subscription startup Literati founded in Austin, Texas. Jessica Ewing was born in Michigan. She completed...
- Chandigarh Literati or Chandigarh Literature Festival is a literary festival held in Chandigarh, India. It is organised by the Chandigarh Literary Society...
- considered the worst tyrant of the Joseon, whose reign was marked by Korean literati purges between 1498 and 1506. His behavior became erratic after he learned...
- Qing literati (wenren Chinese:文人) were officially designated as literate or cultivated persons. Parallel to wenren are two terms, "shi"(Chinese:士), scholar...
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