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Definition of the noun Austromancy
What does Austromancy mean as a name of something?
- Soothsaying, or prediction of events, from observation of the winds or cloud formations.
- hypernyms: aeromancy
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by Paracelsus, Lauron William De Laurence
Austromancy is a method of divination by the winds. It is, apparently, a branch of the science of Aeromancy, which says Agrippa, divines by aerial impressions, by the blowing of the winds, by rainbows, by circles about the moon and stars, ...
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Wax The weather Wine Wind Words See: Ceromancy Carromancy Aeromancy Austromancy Ceraunoscopy Oenomancy Oinomancy Austromancy Aeromancy Bibliomancy Rhapsodomancy Stichomancy Writing Graphology Symbol Meaning ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
austromancy ustromancy (as'tro-man-si), n. [< L. ouster, the south wind, + Gr. [Lav -rein, divination, ( ,uavrn'aeafim, divine, < ,udv'rlg, a diviner: see MantisJ Divination from observation of the winds. aut-. See aUl0-. antacanthid (h-ta-kan' thid), a.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
austromancy (äs' tro-man-si), n. [( L. auster, the south wind, + Gr. uavreia, divination, ČuavTsiential, divine, ( navric, a diviner: see Mantis.] Divination from observation of the winds. aut-. See auto-. autacanthid (a-ta-kan' thid), a.
An English Dictionary: explaining the difficult terms that are used in divinity, husbandry, physick ... Containing many thousands of hard words ... Together with the etymological derivation of them from their proper fountains, etc (1676)
„Austromancy, gdivination by A v the South-wind. JAM , a Gofhawk. Autarchy, g. contentednefs, felf-sufficiency, ~Authentick, g. allowed, cf gọod authority. Authorize, l. Impower.
by Poinsot, Maffeo
the winds (austromancy), the smoke of the hearth (capnomancy), the flight or the song of birds (ornithomancy), the flame of a lamp (lampadomancy), the smoke of incense (thurifumia), the ashes of ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
AUSTROMANCY, Austromantia, properly denotes soothsaying, or a vain method of predicting futurity, from observations of the winds. AL'STURCl'S, or Osturcus, in ornithology, a goshawk ; from whence we usually call a falconer, who keeps ...
by Rosemary Guiley
Australian Aborigines, pointing used by 254 austromancy 27 automatic writing 115 ...
Over 3000 Entries on the World of Magical Formulas, Secret Symbols and the Occult by Nevill Drury
Austromancy A form of divination by means of interpreting the wind. Automatic Painting and Drawing Artworks created during mediumistic trance. These artworks are sometimes produced at great speed and invariably without the conscious ...
The rhymers' lexicon (1971)
by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury
aeromancy _ alderrnancy alectoromancy alectryomancy aleuromancy alomancy alphitomancy anthropomancy arithmancy astragalomancy austromancy axinomancy belomancy bibliomancy botanomancy capnomancy catoptromancy ...
3000 Entries on the Mystical and Occult Traditions by Nevill Drury
Austromancy Divination by means of interpreting the wind. Automatic Painting and Drawing Artworks created during mediumistk trance. These artworks are sometimes produced at great speed and invariably without the conscious awareness ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)
AUSTROMANCY, AustroMANTIA, properly denotes soothsaying, or a vain method of predicting futurity, from observations of the winds. AUTERFOITS AcquiT. AUTERForts Attaint. AvTERForts Acquit. AUTHENTIC, something of acknowledged ...
The New World of English Words: Or, a General Dictionary: Containing the Interpretations of Such Hard Words as are Derived from Other Languages ... Together with ... Terms that Relate to the Arts and Sciences ... To which are Added the Significations of Proper Names, Etc (1658)
Austromancy, (Greek) a kinde of divination by observing the South-winde. ; Authentick, (Greek) allowed, approved by good Authors. - - Autoleon , a Captain of the Crotoniates, making war against the Locri, who alwayes left a room void for Ajax ...
by Melusine Draco
Austromancy: Divination by listening to the sound of the wind and interpreting the messages. In China and Tibet a seashell was held to the ear and the sounds were used to foretell the future or define an omen. Automatic Writing: Another form ...
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Scrabble value of A1U1S1T1R1O1M3A1N1C3Y4
The value of this 11-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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