logocentrism etymology

English word logocentrism comes from English logo- (Pertaining to a word or to the act of speech.), English centrism (Any moderate political philosophy that avoids extremes.)

Detailed word origin of logocentrism

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
logo- English (eng) Pertaining to a word or to the act of speech.
centrism English (eng) Any moderate political philosophy that avoids extremes.
logocentrism English (eng) The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.

Words with the same origin as logocentrism

Descendants of logo-
logocentric logocrat logocratic logogen logogenic logogram logography logolatry logological logology logomancy logomaniac logometric logopathy logophile logophobe logoplegia logorrhœa logosphere logotherapeutic logotherapy logotype