Definition of Omega point in US English:

Omega point


  • 1Theology. With reference to the writings of P. Teilhard de Chardin: a hypothesized end to evolutionary development in which all sentient life will converge into a supreme consciousness; God or Christ as this final end. Also more widely: a final purpose, an end.

  • 2In extended use: a culminating point, an acme; a turning point.


1950s. From omega + point, after French point Oméga.


Omega point

/ˈəʊmɪɡə ˌpɔɪnt/