Arcaneagender is a aesthetigender related to the act of researching additional parts of one’s gender identity that may feel "secretive" or "forbidden", similar to how a witch or wizard may spend time studying in private to better understand themselves and their abilities. This is a feminine gender that can also be influenced by eldritch/wizardry aesthetics, dark/bold colors, and shades of purple, pink, and gold.
While this gender does take inspiration from witchcraft and witch aesthetics, it is not exclusive to pagans or witches and can be used by anyone regardless of religion.
Arcaneagender was coined on May 5, 2021 by FANDOM user Snailrat, with the flags being created at the same time.
- Shades of purple and pink represent femininity, space, and witchcraft
- Shades of gold represent "the core pieces of one’s gender identity, whether they have discovered all of it or not"
"Arcaneagender" comes from "arcana", meaning "secret" or "mysterious".