Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia
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Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia

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René Descartes, George Heffernan

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Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia

A Bilingual Edition

René Descartes, George Heffernan

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This bilingual edition of Descartes' Meditations on First Philosophy is aimed both specifically at serious students and professors of philosophy, and generally at anyone motivated by a strong philosophical interest.

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INDEX
The index that appeared in the print version of this title was intentionally removed from the eBook. Please use the search function on your eReading device to search for terms of interest. For your reference, the terms that appear in the print index are listed below.
Instructions: “G” = Descartes’ ‘Greetings to the Men of the Theological Faculty of the Sorbonne’; “P” = Praefatio ad lectorem; “S” = Synopsis sex sequentium Meditationum; “I”-“VI” = Meditationes I–VI; Arabic numbers refer to the numbered paragraphs within the individual meditations; numbers in parentheses give the frequency of occurrence of the terms in the paragraphs. Thus, e.g., “Deus … III … 25 (3) …” indicates that God is mentioned three times in § 25 of Meditation III.
abduco, -duxi, -ductum, -ere (to lead away from)
aberro, -avi, -atum, -are (to aberr)
absolutus, -a, -um (absolute)
abstineo, -tinui, -tentum, -ere (to abstain)
abstractus, -a, -um (abstract)
acceptio, -onis, f. (meaning)
accidens, -dentis, n. (accidents)
accurate (accurately)
—accuratius (more accurately)
accuratus, -a, -um (accurate)
—accuratior, -ius (more accurate)
—accuratissimus, -a, -um (most, very accurate)
acies, -ei, f. (vision)
actio, -onis, f. (action)
activus, -a, -um (active)
actualis, -e (actual)
actus, -us, m. (act)
acumen, -minis, n. (sharpness of wit)
adventitius, -a, -um (adventicious)
aegroto, -are (to be sick)
aegrotus, -a, -um (sick)
aequivocatio, -onis, f. (equivocation)
aër, aëris, m. (air)
aeternum, -i, n. (the eternal, eternity)
aeternus, -a, -um (eternal)
aether, -eris, m. (ether)
affectus, -us, m. (emotion)
afficio, -feci, -fectum, -ere (to affect)
affingo, -finxi, -fictum, -ere (to feign)
affinitas, -atis, f. (affinity)
affirmo, -avi, -atum, -are (to affirm)
agnosco, -novi, -nitum, -ere (to recognize)
albedo, -dinis, f. (whiteness)
aliquid (something)
amentes (the mindless)
Angelus, -i, m. (angel)
anima, -ae, f. (soul)
animadverto, -verti, -versum, -ere (to notice)
animal, -alis, n. (animal)
animus, -i, m. (animus)
aperte (openly)
apertus, -a, -um (open)
—apertior, -ius (more open)
Apollonius, -i, m.
appetitus, -us, m. (appetite)
appeto, -ivi and -ii, -itum, -ere (to desire)
applicatio, -onis, f. (application)
applico, -avi, -atum, and -ui, -itum, -are (to apply)
apprehendo, -prehendi, -prehensum, -ere (to apprehend)
arbitrium, -i, n. (choice)
archetypum, -i, n. (archetype)
Archimedes, -is, m.
arcte (closely)
—arctissime (most, very closely)
argumentum, -i, n. (argument)
ariditas, -atis, f. (dryness)
Arithmetica, -ae, f. (arithmetic)
Arithmeticus, -a, -um (arithmetical)
artifex, -ficis, c. (artificer)
artificium, -i, n. (objectivum) ([objective] artifice)
assensio, -onis, f. (assent)
assentio, -sensi, -sensum, -sentire, and assentior, -sensus sum, -sentiri (to assent)
Astronomia, -ae, f. (astronomy)
astrum, -i, n. (star)
Atheus, -i, m. (atheist)
attendo, -tendi, -tentum, -ere (to attend [to])
attentius (more attentively)
attentus, -a, -um (attentive)
attributum, -i, n. (Dei) (attribute [of God])
auditus, -us, m. (hearing)
augeo, auxi, auctum, -ere (to grow, to increase)
auris, -is, f. (ear)
author, -oris, c. (author)
authoritas, -atis, f. (authority)
automatum, -i, n. (automaton)
bene (well)
bilis, -is, f. (bile)
bonitas, -atis, f. (goodness)
bonum, -i, n. (the good)
bonus, -a, -um (good)
—optimus, -a, -um (best)
brachium, -i, n. (arm)
cadaver, -eris, n. (cadaver, corpse)
caecus, -a, -um (blind)
callidus, -a, -um (cunning)
calor, -oris, m. (heat, warmth)
capra, -ae, f. (goat)
captivus, -i, m. (prisoner)
captus, -us, m. (omnium) (capacity [of all people])
caput, -pitis, n. (head)
carentia, -ae, f. (lack)
caro, carnis, f. (flesh)
casus, -us, m. (chance)
Catholicus, -a, -um (Catholic)
causa, -ae, f. (cause)
cera, -ae, f. (wax)
cerebellum, -i, n. (brain [dim.])
cerebrum, -i, n. (brain)
certe (certainly)
—certius (more certainly)
certitudo, -inis, f. (certainty)
certo (certainly)
certum, -i, n. (the certain)
certus, -a, -um (certain)
—certissimus, -a, -um (most, very certain)
charta, -ae, f. (paper)
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Table of contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright
  4. Dedication
  5. Contents
  6. Introduction to this Edition
  7. Meditationes de prima philosophia
  8. Meditations on First Philosophy
  9. Sapientissimis clarissimisque viris …
  10. To those most wise and distinguished men …
  11. Praefatio ad lectorem
  12. Preface to the reader
  13. Synopsis sex sequentium Meditationum
  14. Synopsis of the following six Meditations
  15. Meditatio I. De iis quae in dubium revocari possunt
  16. Meditation I. Concerning the things that can be called into doubt
  17. Meditatio II. De natura mentis humanae: quòd ipsa sit notior quàm corpus
  18. Meditation II. Concerning the nature of the human mind: that it be more known than [the] body
  19. Meditatio III. De Deo, quòd existat
  20. Meditation III. Concerning God, that he exist
  21. Meditatio IV. De vero & falso
  22. Meditation IV. Concerning the true and the false
  23. Meditatio V. De essentiâ rerum materialium; & iterum de Deo, quòd existat
  24. Meditation V. Concerning the essence of material things; and again concerning God, that he exist
  25. Meditatio VI. De rerum materialium existentiâ, & reali mentis a corpore distinctione
  26. Meditation VI. Concerning the existence of material things, and the real distinction of the mind from the body
  27. Index
  28. Selected Bibliography
  29. About the Editor/Translator
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APA 6 Citation

Descartes, R. (1990). Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia ([edition unavailable]). University of Notre Dame Press. Retrieved from https://www.perlego.com/book/856235/meditations-on-first-philosophy-meditationes-de-prima-philosophia-a-bilingual-edition-pdf (Original work published 1990)

Chicago Citation

Descartes, René. (1990) 1990. Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de Prima Philosophia. [Edition unavailable]. University of Notre Dame Press. https://www.perlego.com/book/856235/meditations-on-first-philosophy-meditationes-de-prima-philosophia-a-bilingual-edition-pdf.

Harvard Citation

Descartes, R. (1990) Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de prima philosophia. [edition unavailable]. University of Notre Dame Press. Available at: https://www.perlego.com/book/856235/meditations-on-first-philosophy-meditationes-de-prima-philosophia-a-bilingual-edition-pdf (Accessed: 14 October 2022).

MLA 7 Citation

Descartes, René. Meditations on First Philosophy/ Meditationes de Prima Philosophia. [edition unavailable]. University of Notre Dame Press, 1990. Web. 14 Oct. 2022.