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tarot

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noun tar·ot \ˈter-(ˌ)ō, ˈta-(ˌ)rō\

Simple Definition of tarot

  • : a set of 78 cards with pictures and symbols that is used to see what will happen in the future

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of tarot

  1. :  any of a set of usually 78 playing cards including 22 pictorial cards used for fortune-telling

Origin and Etymology of tarot

Middle French, from Italian tarocchi (plural)


First Known Use: circa 1623

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