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Definition of Arcanely
1. secretly [adv] - See also: secretly
Lexicographical Neighbors of Arcanely
arcanely (current term)
Literary usage of Arcanely
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Monumental Christianity: Or, The Art and Symbolism of the Primitive Church by John Patterson Lundy (1876)
"Baptismal Regeneration. most arcanely represented at this Baptism, which dates as far back as the second, or early part of the third century. ..."
2. Thrice-greatest Hermes: Studies in Hellenistic Theosophy and Gnosis by Hermes, George Robert Stow Mead (1906)
"... these most wonderful "Gnostics," discoverers of a new grammatical art, imagine that their prophet Homer showed forth these things arcanely ; and, ..."