from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- suffix Divination: bibliomancy.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- suffix Specified forms of divination.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A combining form denoting divination
Middle English, from Old French -mancie, from Late Latin -mantīa, from Greek manteia, -manteia, from manteuesthai, to prophesy, from mantis, prophet; see men-1 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek μαντεία (manteia, "divination"). (Wiktionary)