the un-knowable

unknowable

[uhn-noh-uh-buhl]
adjective
1.
not knowable; incapable of being known or understood.
noun
2.
something that is unknowable.
3.
the Unknowable, the postulated reality lying behind all phenomena but not cognizable by any of the processes by which the mind cognizes phenomenal objects.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English; see un-1, knowable

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unknowable (ʌnˈnəʊəbəl)
 
adj
1.  incapable of being known or understood
2.  a.  beyond human understanding
 b.  (as noun): the unknowable
 
un'knowableness
 
n
 
unknowa'bility
 
n
 
un'knowably
 
adv

Unknowable (ʌnˈnəʊəbəl)
 
n
philosophy the Unknowable the ultimate reality that underlies all phenomena but cannot be known

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