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wisdom (n.)

Old English wisdom "knowledge, learning, experience," from wis (see wise (adj.)) + -dom. A common Germanic compound (Old Saxon, Old Frisian wisdom, Old Norse visdomr, Old High German wistuom "wisdom," German Weistum "judicial sentence serving as a precedent"). Wisdom teeth so called from 1848 (earlier teeth of wisdom, 1660s), a loan-translation of Latin dentes sapientiae, itself a loan-translation of Greek sophronisteres (used by Hippocrates, from sophron "prudent, self-controlled"), so called because they usually appear ages 17-25, when a person reaches adulthood.

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Definitions of wisdom from WordNet
1
wisdom (n.)
accumulated knowledge or erudition or enlightenment;
wisdom (n.)
the trait of utilizing knowledge and experience with common sense and insight;
Synonyms: wiseness
wisdom (n.)
ability to apply knowledge or experience or understanding or common sense and insight;
Synonyms: sapience
wisdom (n.)
the quality of being prudent and sensible;
Synonyms: wiseness / soundness
2
Wisdom (n.)
an Apocryphal book consisting mainly of a meditation on wisdom; although ascribed to Solomon it was probably written in the first century BC;
Synonyms: Wisdom of Solomon
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