hydromancy

hydromancy

[hahy-druh-man-see]
noun
divination by means of the motions or appearance of water.

Origin:
1585–95; earlier hydromantie, -cie (< Middle French) ≪ Late Greek hydromanteía divination by water; replacing Middle English ydromancye < Middle French ydromancie < L. See hydro-1, -mancy

hydromancer, noun
hydromantic, adjective
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hydromancy (ˈhaɪdrəʊˌmænsɪ)
 
n
divination by water
 
'hydromancer
 
n
 
hydro'mantic
 
adj

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