Definition of Ornithomancy. Meaning of Ornithomancy. Synonyms of Ornithomancy

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Definition of Ornithomancy

Ornithomancy
Ornithomancy Or*nith"o*man`cy, n. [Gr. ?; ?, ?, a bird + ? divination: cf. F. ornithomancie.] Divination by means of birds, their flight, etc. Ornithomancy grew into an elaborate science. --De Quincey.

Meaning of Ornithomancy from wikipedia

- have introduced ornithomancy to mankind, by indicating among the birds “those by nature favourable, and those/Sinister”. Ornithomancy could be spontaneous...
- gold, Seven for a secret never to be told. The rhyme has its origins in ornithomancy superstitions connected with magpies, considered a bird of ill omen in...
- Aepyornithiformes Gastornithiformes Human interaction Ringing Ornithology Ornithomancy Bird collections Birdwatching Big year Bird feeding Conservation Aviculture...
- their attempt to resolve it by augury) De Divinatione Inauguration Omen Ornithomancy Brent (1999), p. 20. Hall, Whitmore (1861). The prin****l roots and derivatives...
- Aepyornithiformes Gastornithiformes Human interaction Ringing Ornithology Ornithomancy Bird collections Birdwatching Big year Bird feeding Conservation Aviculture...
- Aepyornithiformes Gastornithiformes Human interaction Ringing Ornithology Ornithomancy Bird collections Birdwatching Big year Bird feeding Conservation Aviculture...
- Aepyornithiformes Gastornithiformes Human interaction Ringing Ornithology Ornithomancy Bird collections Birdwatching Big year Bird feeding Conservation Aviculture...
- see phrenology (Gr**** organon, organ + -skopiā, observation) orniscopy/ornithomancy → see theriomancy oromancy: by mountains (Gr**** oros, mountain + manteía...
- Aepyornithiformes Gastornithiformes Human interaction Ringing Ornithology Ornithomancy Bird collections Birdwatching Big year Bird feeding Conservation Aviculture...
- cardinal points, in which the priests of ancient Rome practiced augury and ornithomancy. The priest observer was positioned at the center of the temple, in a...