arcanum arcanum  /ˈɑr kə nəm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) information known only to a special group

Usage(s):

  • But the appeal of the arcanum shows signs of reviving Latin, along with the current educational drift back to basics.

News

  1. 1 killed, 1 in critical condition after crash

    One person is dead and one in critical condition after a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Ohio 503 and Hollansburg-Arcanum Road.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Palladium-Item

  2. 1 killed in Darke County crash

    The accident happened at the intersection of 503 and Hollansburg Arcanum Road before 1 p.m. Sunday.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: WDTN-TV 2 Dayton

  3. Teen was driver in fatal Darke County crash

    Two people who survived a fatal crash at a Darke County intersection Sunday afternoon have been identified. Adam J. Bartle, 18, of New Paris, was driving east on Hollansburg Arcanum Road approaching Ohio 503 when he failed to stop at a stop sign. Bartle’s Oldsmobile Alero struck a Toyota Tacoma, which went off the road and landed in a yard. The 91-year-old passenger of the truck, Marshall ...
    on June 30, 2013     Source: WHIO-TV 7 Dayton

Quotes

  • Paracelsus described the creation of the homunculus as "a miracle and a marvel of God, an Arcanum above all arcana, and deserves to be kept secret until the last of times".
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Paracelsus Source: Fortean Times

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