One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
no object To follow Pythagoras or the Pythagorean system of philosophy; to speculate or philosophize after the manner of Pythagoras.
Early 17th century; earliest use found in Philemon Holland (1552–1637), translator. From ancient Greek Πυθαγορίζειν to be a disciple of Pythagoras from Πυθαγόρας, the name of Pythagoras + -ίζειν.
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