bifarious

adjective
bi·​far·​i·​ous | \ (ˈ)bī-¦fer-ē-əs \

Definition of bifarious

archaic
: twofold, ambiguous some strange, mysterious verity in old bifarious prophesy— Ned Ward

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Other Words from bifarious

bifariously adverb

History and Etymology for bifarious

Latin bifarius, from bifariam in two ways, from bi- bi- entry 1 + -fariam (akin to Sanskrit root dhā in dvidhā in two ways, dadhāti he places, sets)

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“Bifarious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bifarious. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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