variants or dodonean
or less commonly dodonian
or dodonaeic
: of or relating to the ancient oracle of Zeus at Dodona on Mount Tomarus in Epirus

Word History


Latin Dodonaeus (from Greek Dōdōnaios, from Dōdōnē Dodona, town and oracle in northwestern Greece) + English -an, -ian or -ic

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“Dodonaean.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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