Definition of Hermetists
1. hermetist [n] - See also: hermetist
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hermetists
Literary usage of Hermetists
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Isis Unveiled: A Master Key to the Mysteries of Ancient and Modern Science by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky (1919)
"But then he would be following in the footsteps of the hermetists. That our philosophers — positivists — even the most learned among them, never understood ..."
2. The Story of the New Gospel of Interpretation by Edward Maitland (1894)
"Since the whole tradition thus finds itself recovered or restored to its original purity, the prophecies of Postel and his fellow-hermetists are ..."
3. Servers of the Divine Plan: The Destiny of Ages Is Nigh by Anonymous (2004)
"The hermetists have never sought to be martyrs, and have, instead, sat silently aside with a pitying smile on their closed lips, while the ‘heathens raged ..."
4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1897)
"... but we do not think that the modern hermetists are pursuing the right path to accomplish this end; nor do we believe that the world of science is any ..."