Berkeleian

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Berkeleian Of or relating to Bishop Berkeley or his system of idealism; as, Berkeleian philosophy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • berkeleian Pertaining or relating to George Berkeley, bishop of Cloyne, Ireland (born 1684, died 1753), or to Berkeleianism.
    • n berkeleian One who holds Bishop Berkeley's system of idealism; one who denies the existence of a material world.
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Usage

In literature:

But the Berkeleian way of meeting this difficulty is so familiar that I need not enlarge upon it now.
"The Analysis of Mind" by Bertrand Russell
About many things Berkeley never took the trouble to Berkeleianize.
"Theodicy" by G. W. Leibniz
If he does, I believe in matter: and so do all Berkeleians.
"Christianity and Greek Philosophy" by Benjamin Franklin Cocker
If he does, I believe in matter; and so do all Berkeleians.
"The Church of St. Bunco" by Gordon Clark
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