noun on·o·man·cy \ˈänəˌman(t)sē, ōˈnämənsē\

Definition of onomancy



  1. :  divination from the letters of a name

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Origin and Etymology of onomancy

obsolete French onomancie, from Middle French, irregular from Greek onoma name + Middle French -mancie -mancy

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to cast off or become cast off

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