œnomancy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek οἶνος (oînos, wine) in conjunction with μαντεία (manteía, divination).

Noun[edit]

œnomancy (countable and uncountable, plural œnomancies)

  1. Divination using wine.

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References[edit]

  • 1911, Benjamin Eli Smith, William Dwight Whitney, The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia, page 4086.