sciomachy

sciomachy

[sahy-om-uh-kee]
noun, plural sciomachies.
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sciamachy, sciomachy or skiamachy (saɪˈæməkɪ, skaɪˈæməkɪ)
 
n , pl -chies
rare a fight with an imaginary enemy
 
[C17: from Greek skiamakhia a mock fight, from skia a shadow + makhesthai to fight]
 
sciomachy, sciomachy or skiamachy
 
n
 
[C17: from Greek skiamakhia a mock fight, from skia a shadow + makhesthai to fight]
 
skiamachy, sciomachy or skiamachy
 
n
 
[C17: from Greek skiamakhia a mock fight, from skia a shadow + makhesthai to fight]

sciomachy (saɪˈɒməkɪ)
 
n , pl -chies
a variant of sciamachy

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