Etymology
Advertisement

paranormal (adj.)

1905, in reference to observed events or things presumed to operate by natural laws but not conforming to those known or normal, from para- (1) + normal. Related: Paranormally.

Others are reading

Advertisement
Advertisement
Definitions of paranormal

paranormal (adj.)
seemingly outside normal sensory channels;
Synonyms: extrasensory
paranormal (adj.)
not in accordance with scientific laws;
what seemed to be paranormal manifestations
From wordnet.princeton.edu