What does orphic mean?

Definitions for orphic
ˈɔr fɪkor·phic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Orphic(adj)

    ascribed to Orpheus or characteristic of ideas in works ascribed to Orpheus

  2. mysterious, mystic, mystical, occult, secret, orphic(adj)

    having an import not apparent to the senses nor obvious to the intelligence; beyond ordinary understanding

    "mysterious symbols"; "the mystical style of Blake"; "occult lore"; "the secret learning of the ancients"

Wiktionary

  1. Orphic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to Orphism.

    Etymology: From the name 'Orpheus', a character in Greek mythology, a great musician who went to Hades to get his wife Eurydice back after she died, but he failed.

  2. Orphic(Adjective)

    Having an import not apparent to the senses nor obvious to the intelligence; beyond ordinary understanding

    Etymology: From the name 'Orpheus', a character in Greek mythology, a great musician who went to Hades to get his wife Eurydice back after she died, but he failed.

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How to say orphic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of orphic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of orphic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Images & Illustrations of orphic

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