Definition of Plotinian in English:

Plotinian

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Plotinus and his Neoplatonic philosophy.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Baxter (1615–1691), ejected minister and religious writer. From the name of Plotinus (205–270), Greek philosopher, founder and leading exponent of Neoplatonism + -ian.

Pronunciation

Plotinian

/pləˈtɪnɪən//plɒˈtɪnɪən/