Arcane is an adjective that is used to describe that which is understood by few. Mysterious or secret. Obscure. Esoteric.
- The religion of Islam is openly available to everyone, however at the same time it is a religion that is ‘arcane’ in the sense that the majority of the world hasn’t experienced the depth of the religion.
- The motives of the individuals who are in authoritative positions within this world are ‘arcane’.
- Some individuals are ‘arcane’ by nature, whereas others are completely open.