from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The capacity to know everything.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being omniscient; the quality of knowing everything; -- an attribute peculiar to God.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Infinite knowledge; the quality or attribute of fully knowing all things: an attribute of God.
  • n. Hence Very wide or comprehensive knowledge; a knowledge of everything.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the state of being omniscient; having infinite knowledge


From Medieval Latin omniscientia ("all-knowledge"), from Latin omni- ("all"), and scient from the Latin scientia ("knowledge"). (Wiktionary)



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