Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Divination drawn from the responses of oracles, or from the predictions of sibyls and others supposed to be inspired immediately by some divinity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A kind of divination drawn from the responses of oracles among heathen nations.

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  • noun A kind of divination drawn from the responses of oracles among heathen nations.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek

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  • Divination performed by an oracle.

    December 1, 2007