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Rosicrucian

noun Ro·si·cru·cian \ˌrō-zə-ˈkrü-shən, ˌrä-\

Definition of ROSICRUCIAN

1
:  an adherent of a 17th and 18th century movement professing esoteric and occult wisdom with emphasis on mysticism and spiritual enlightenment
2
:  a member of one of several organizations held to be descended from the Rosicrucians
Rosicrucian adjective
Ro·si·cru·cian·ism \-shə-ˌni-zəm\ noun

Origin of ROSICRUCIAN

Christian Rosenkreutz (New Latin Rosae Crucis) reputed 15th century founder of the movement
First Known Use: 1624

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