Sentence Examples


  • Certain occult powers were also attributed to the stone.
  • Very often, if not most frequently, it cannot be doubted that the occult religious significance depends on an artificial exegesis; but there are also poems of Hafiz, Saadi, and other writers, religious in their first intentions.
  • Astrology is in its nature an occult science, and there is no trace of a day of twenty-four hours among the ancient Hebrews.
  • Rebecca was curious about the occult group that performed hermetic practices in the town, but most people stayed away from them.
  • Nearly all the rest, more especially the transition from poetical to occult wisdom, was derived from Rome.