Definition of Literature. Meaning of Literature. Synonyms of Literature

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Literature. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Literature and, of course, Literature synonyms and on the right images related to the word Literature.

Definition of Literature

No result for Literature. Showing similar results...

Illiterature
Illiterature Il*lit"er*a*ture, n. Want of learning; illiteracy. [R.] --Ayliffe. Southey.
Wisdom literature
Wisdom literature Wis"dom lit"er*a*ture The class of ancient Hebrew writings which deal reflectively with general ethical and religious topics, as distinguished from the prophetic and liturgical literature, and from the law. It is comprised chiefly in the books of Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiasticus, Ecclesiastes, and Wisdom of Solomon. The ``wisdom' (Hokhmah) of these writings consists in detached sage utterances on concrete issues of life, without the effort at philosophical system that appeared in the later Hellenistic reflective writing beginning with Philo Jud[ae]us.
Yellow-covered literature
Yellow-covered Yel"low-cov`ered, a. Covered or bound in yellow paper. Yellow-covered literature, cheap sensational novels and trashy magazines; -- formerly so called from the usual color of their covers. [Colloq. U. S.] --Bartlett.

Meaning of Literature from wikipedia

- Literature broadly is any collection of written work, but it is also used more narrowly for writings specifically considered to be an art form, especially...
- The Nobel Prize in Literature (here meaning for literature) is a Swedish literature prize that is awarded annually, since 1901, to an author from any country...
- The table of years in literature is a tabular display of all years in literature for overview and quick navigation to any year. Contents: 2000s ยท1900s...
- of Indian literature were orally transmitted. Sanskrit literature begins with the oral literature of the Rig Veda a collection of literature dating to...
- A literature review is an overview of the previously published works on a specific topic. The term can refer to a full scholarly paper or a section of...
- Doki Doki Literature Club! is a 2017 freeware visual novel developed by American independent game studio Team Salvato for Microsoft Windows, macOS, and...
- World literature is used to refer to the total of the world's national literature and the circulation of works into the wider world beyond their country...
- parallel universes, and extraterrestrial life. It has been called the "literature of ideas", and it often explores the potential consequences of scientific...
- literature Basque literature Belarusian literature Belgian literature Bosnian literature Brazilian literature British literature Bulgarian literature...
- Children's literature or juvenile literature includes stories, books, magazines, and poems that are created for children. Modern children's literature is classified...