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Definition of Lecanomancy

Lecanomancy
Lecanomancy Le*can"o*man`cy, n. [Gr. ? bowl or basin + -mancy.] divination practiced with water in a basin, by throwing three stones into it, and invoking the demon whose aid was sought.

Meaning of Lecanomancy from wikipedia

- Lecanomancy (Gr. λεκάνη, "dish, pan" + μαντεία, "divination") is a form of divination using a dish, usually of water, which, like many ancient forms of...
- BC. Omens were interpreted by several methods—e.g., liver divination, lecanomancy, and libanomancy. Hepatoscopy—observing irregularities and abnormalities...
- crystal and a map to locate people. Ganzfeld experiment Kozyrev mirror Lecanomancy Macharomancy Magic (paranormal) Psychomanteum Scyphomancy Yard globe...
- divine the ****ure, such as observing oil dropped into a cup of water (lecanomancy), observing the entrails of sacrificial animals (exti****y), observation...
- chiromancy (palmistry), and spatulamancy (scapulimancy). Crystal gazing Lecanomancy Psychomanteum Scyphomancy Liddell, H.G. & Scott, R. (1940). A Gr****-English...
- /ˈlæmpədoʊmænsi/: by flame (Gr**** lampas [lampad-], light + manteía, prophecy) lecanomancy/lecanoscopy /lɪˈkænoʊmænsi/: by a basin of water (Gr**** lekanē, basin...
- texts. The earliest appearance of this demon comes in Old Babylonian lecanomancy omen collections. The demon features in the Diagnostic Handbook. In the...
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