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Monad may refer to:


  • Monad (philosophy), a term meaning "unit" used by philosophers to signify a variety of entities from a genus to God
    • Monads, a basic unit of perceptual reality in the book of philosophy Monadology by Gottfried Leibniz
  • Monism, the concept of "one essence" in the metaphysical and theological theory
  • Monad (Gnosticism), the most primal aspect of God in Gnosticism
  • The Cup or Monad, a text in the Corpus Hermetica
  • Great Monad, an older name for the Taijitu symbol

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