geomancy

noun geo·man·cy \ ˈjē-ə-ˌman(t)-sē \

Definition of geomancy

:divination by means of figures or lines or geographic features

geomancer

play \ˈjē-ə-ˌman(t)-sər\ noun

geomantic

play \ˌjē-ə-ˈman-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of geomancy

Middle English geomancie, from Anglo-French, from Medieval Latin geomantia, from Late Greek geōmanteia, from Greek geō- + -manteia -mancy


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