: twofold, ambiguous
some strange, mysterious verity in old bifarious prophesyNed Ward
bifariously adverb

Word History


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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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