Taxonomy vs Valentinian - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between taxonomy and valentinian

is that taxonomy is the science or the technique used to make a classification while valentinian is (historical) one of a school of judaizing gnostics in the second century.

As a proper noun valentinian is

(a roman cognomen).

taxonomy

Noun

(taxonomies)
  • The science or the technique used to make a classification.
  • A classification; especially , a classification in a hierarchical system.
  • (taxonomy, uncountable) The science of finding, describing, classifying and naming organisms.
  • Synonyms

    * alpha taxonomy

    Derived terms

    * folk taxonomy * scientific taxonomy

    See also

    * classification * rank * taxon * domain * kingdom * subkingdom * superphylum * phylum * subphylum * class * subclass * infraclass * superorder * order * suborder * infraorder * parvorder * superfamily * family * subfamily * genus * species * subspecies * superregnum * regnum * subregnum * superphylum * phylum * subphylum * classis * subclassis * infraclassis * superordo * ordo * subordo * infraordo * taxon * superfamilia * familia * subfamilia * ontology

    valentinian

    English

    Etymology 1

    , named after the founder.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (historical) One of a school of Judaizing Gnostics in the second century.
  • (Webster 1913)

    Etymology 2

    From (etyl) Valentinianus.

    Proper noun

    (wikipedia Valentinian) (en proper noun)
  • (a Roman cognomen)