From Latin fātidicus, from fātum (“fate”) + dico (“I speak”).
fatidic (comparative more fatidic, superlative most fatidic)
- (now rare) Of or pertaining to prophecy; prophetic
- 1969, Vladimir Nabokov, Ada or Ardor, Penguin 2011, p. 112:
- At that moment he felt quite proud of his stratagem. He was to recall it with a fatidic shiver seventeen years later [...].
Of or pertaining to prophecy