Wicca vs Crone - What's the difference?
As a proper noun wicca
is a neopagan religion first popularised in 1954 by british civil servant , involving the worship of god and goddess and the observance of eight sabbats.
As a noun crone is
(wicca) one of the triune goddesses of the lady in wicca alongside the mother and maiden and representing an old woman.
(en proper noun
A neopagan religion first popularised in 1954 by British civil servant , involving the worship of God and Goddess and the observance of eight Sabbats.
* Eclectic Wicca, Alexandrian Wicca, Gardnerian Wicca, Odyssean Wicca, Dianic Wicca, Celtic Wicca, Faery Wicca
* Wiccan, Wiccanism, Wiccanist
(obsolete) An old woman.
An archetypal figure, a Wise Woman.
An ugly, evil-looking, or frightening old woman; a hag.
(obsolete) An old ewe.
- But still the crone was constant to her note.
(obsolete) An old man, especially one who talks and acts like an old woman.
* Washington Irving
- A few old battered crones of office.
- The old crone [a negro man] lived in a hovel which his master had given him.
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