cabalist

1
[ kab-uh-list ]
/ ˈkæb ə lɪst /

noun

a student of or expert in the cabala.
a person who is well-versed or highly skilled in obscure or esoteric matters.

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Origin of cabalist

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1525–35; < Medieval Latin cabbalista, equivalent to cabbala cabala + Latin -ista -ist

Definition for cabalist (2 of 2)

cabalist2
[ kab-uh-list ]
/ ˈkæb ə lɪst /

noun

a member of a cabal.

Origin of cabalist

2
1635–45; perhaps < French cabaliste. See cabal, -ist
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