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Definition of Sages
SageSage Sage, a. [Compar. Sager; superl. Sagest.] [F., fr. L.
sapius (only in nesapius unwise, foolish), fr. sapere to be
wise; perhaps akin to E. sap. Cf. Savor, Sapient,
1. Having nice discernment and powers of judging; prudent;
All you sage counselors, hence! --Shak.
2. Proceeding from wisdom; well judged; shrewd; well adapted
to the purpose.
Commanders, who, cloaking their fear under show of
sage advice, counseled the general to retreat.
3. Grave; serious; solemn. [R.] ``[Great bards] in sage and
solemn tunes have sung.' --Milton. SageSage Sage, n. [OE. sauge, F. sauge, L. salvia, from salvus
saved, in allusion to its reputed healing virtues. See
(a) A suffruticose labiate plant (Salvia officinalis) with
grayish green foliage, much used in flavoring meats, etc.
The name is often extended to the whole genus, of which
many species are cultivated for ornament, as the scarlet
sage, and Mexican red and blue sage.
(b) The sagebrush.
Meadow sage (Bot.), a blue-flowered species of Salvia (S.
pratensis) growing in meadows in Europe.
Sage cheese, cheese flavored with sage, and colored green
by the juice of leaves of spinach and other plants which
are added to the milk.
Sage cock (Zo["o]l.), the male of the sage grouse; in a
more general sense, the specific name of the sage grouse.
Sage green, of a dull grayish green color, like the leaves
of garden sage.
Sage grouse (Zo["o]l.), a very large American grouse
(Centrocercus urophasianus), native of the dry sagebrush
plains of Western North America. Called also cock of the
plains. The male is called sage cock, and the female
Sage hare, or Sage rabbit (Zo["o]l.), a species of hare
(Lepus Nuttalli, or artemisia) which inhabits the arid
regions of Western North America and lives among
sagebrush. By recent writers it is considered to be merely
a variety of the common cottontail, or wood rabbit.
Sage hen (Zo["o]l.), the female of the sage grouse.
Sage sparrow (Zo["o]l.), a small sparrow (Amphispiza
Belli, var. Nevadensis) which inhabits the dry plains
of the Rocky Mountain region, living among sagebrush.
Sage thrasher (Zo["o]l.), a singing bird (Oroscoptes
montanus) which inhabits the sagebrush plains of Western
Sage willow (Bot.), a species of willow (Salix tristis)
forming a low bush with nearly sessile grayish green
Sage Sage, n.
A wise man; a man of gravity and wisdom; especially, a man
venerable for years, and of sound judgment and prudence; a
At his birth a star, Unseen before in heaven, proclaims
him come, And guides the Eastern sages. --Milton.
Meaning of Sages from wikipedia
- the same situation. The Platonic sage would raise themselves
by the life of their
the Aristotelian sages raise themselves
to the realm
of thought Chazal
, may their memory
be blessed"), a term that refers
to all sages
of rabbinic literature
from the Second
a philosopher." Sage
(sophos) Saptarishi Seven Sages
of the Bamboo Grove Seven
A. Griffiths, "Seven Sages
", in Oxford
- Seven Sages
or Seven Sages
of ancient India Seven Sages
of Greece, seven early
BC philosophers, statesmen
- the Seven Sages
are ****ociated with a specific primeval
(see Epic of Gilgamesh), further sages
- Sage Moonblood Stallone
(born May 5, 1976; died July 13, 2012) was an American
actor, film director, film producer, and film distributor. He was the eldest...
Liv'rakha" (חכמינו זכרונם לברכה, "Our Sages
, may their memory
be blessed"), refers
to all Jewish sages
of the Mishna, Tosefta
and Kaśhyapa and Shandilya
are seven sages
as saptarishi); the progeny
of these seven sages
to be gotras. This enumeration...
1968 at Trident Studios
in London, England
and was produced
by Tony Visconti. Prophets, Seers
- The Seven
The Seven Sages
or The Seven Sages
of Rome) is a cycle
of Sanskrit, Persian
origins. The Sultan...
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