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Definition of "paraphrasis" []

  • Same as paraphrase. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "paraphrasis" in a sentence
  • "Ishaq's Arabic translation of the paraphrasis of the De Anima, mentioned in the sources, [86] is extant and edited (Lyons 1973; Elamrani Jamal 2003, 352-53)."
  • "Parva Naturalia, [37] plus a Neoplatonic paraphrasis of the De Anima (Arnzen 1998; 2003)."
  • "A.paraphrasis of the Meteorologica translated by Hunayn ibn Ishaq and corrected by his son Ishaq [90] has been discovered and edited by ˜A. Badawi (Badawi 1971, 95-190)."