Origin of Rosicrucian
Examples from the Web for rosicrucian
This is a clear statement of the Rosicrucian doctrine of the higher order of their temple.The Wonderful Story of Ravalette|Paschal Beverly Randolph
Things are much changed, however, since heathen sages and Rosicrucian alchemists defined the qualities and powers of gems.Maids Wives and Bachelors|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Respecting the origin and signification of the term Rosicrucian different opinions have been held and expressed.
Fludd was a Rosicrucian, and a mystic of a different type from Behmen.A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume II (of II)|Augustus de Morgan
We shall give some extracts from very old Rosicrucian works presently which will enlighten our readers in such matters.
Word Origin for Rosicrucian
1620s, from Modern Latin rosa crucis (DuCange) or crux, Latinization of German Rosenkreuz, French rosecroix, from the secret society's reputed founder Christian Rosenkreuz, said to date from 1484, but not mentioned before 1614. As an adjective from 1660s.