Definitions for arcaneɑrˈkeɪn

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word arcane

Princeton's WordNet

  1. arcane(adj)

    requiring secret or mysterious knowledge

    "the arcane science of dowsing"

Wiktionary

  1. arcane(Adjective)

    Understood by only a few; obscure; requiring secret or mysterious knowledge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arcane(adj)

    hidden; secret

  2. Origin: [L. arcanus.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arcane in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arcane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kahlil Gibran:

    Art is a step from what is obvious and well-known toward what is arcane and concealed.

  2. Larry Sabato:

    The popular vote overwhelms the rules usually, but in these close elections, everyone pays attention to these arcane rules.

  3. George Pataki:

    Perhaps it was a twinkle in his eye, but Governor Pataki has said stated clearly and repeatedly that, but for our nation's arcane campaign finance laws, he could very well be a candidate for president right now.

  4. Kurt Arnold:

    We're going to show that Tote knew the El Faro was a defective ship that they knowingly sent into the path of a hurricane. We'll be fighting to expose the Limited Liability act of 1851 as the backward and arcane law that it is.

  5. Ellen Staurowsky:

    To respond to the very, very slow steps toward progress that are being forced by these lawsuits, to impede that progress with the possibility of locking athletes into this arcane system that does not represent their interest, I think is deeply worrisome.

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