Logical vs Logos - What's the difference?

logical | logos |

As an adjective logical

is (not comparable) in agreement with the principles of logic.

As a proper noun logos is

(philosophy) in ancient greek philosophy, the rational principle that governs the cosmos.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?




(en adjective)
  • (not comparable) In agreement with the principles of logic.
  • Reasonable.
  • (not comparable) Of or pertaining to logic.
  • (computing) Non-physical or conceptual yet underpinned by something physical or actual.
  • Logical memory appears contiguous to an application program, but may well be stored on several physical devices, including in RAM and on hard-disks, as determined by the operating system.
  • * 1986 , Noel Malcolm Morris, Computer graphics and CAD fundamentals: BBC Micro version
  • It is, of course, vital to restore the logical colours to their normal value at the end of the program


    * illogical

    Derived terms

    * logically * logical analysis * logical atomism * logical positivism * logical empiricism



    (wikipedia logos)

    Etymology 1

    From (etyl) .


  • (rhetoric) A form of rhetoric in which the writer or speaker uses logic as the main argument.
  • Coordinate terms

    * (form of rhetoric) ethos, pathos

    Etymology 2


  • Anagrams

    * ----