Examples from the Web for cabbalistic
On the other hand, Cabbalistic works become almost unreadable on account of the prevalence of Semitic over German words.
Neshamah, nesh′a-m, n. the highest degree of the soul in the cabbalistic system.
All other Cabbalistic writings are to be regarded as merely commentaries on this, or extracts from it.
The one is that which is given with great diffuseness in Cabbalistic writings, and has been brought into a system.
More fell not only into the mystical notions of the later Platonists, but even of the Cabbalistic writers.
- a variant spelling of kabbalah
Word Origin and History for cabbalistic
1520s, from Medieval Latin cabbala, from Mishnaic Hebrew qabbalah "reception, received lore, tradition," especially "tradition of mystical interpretation of the Old Testament," from qibbel "to receive, admit, accept." Cf. Arabic qabala "he received, accepted."