necyomancy

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Classical Latin necyomantīa, from the Koine Greek νεκυομαντεία (nekuomanteía), from the Ancient Greek νέκυς (nékus, corpse) +‎ μαντεία (manteía, divination). Compare the French necyomance.

Noun[edit]

necyomancy (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of necromancy