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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- Divination by drawing arrows at random from a container.

Usage examples (4)
  • belomancy was anciently practised at least by Babylonians, Greeks, Arabs and Scythians.
  • He practiced belomancy and consulted other auguries, to assure himself that he was against Jerusalem would result favorably.
  • Where they first acquired their infernal education — whether from the works of the ancient Theurgists — the demonology of the Egyptians — the belomancy, or divination by...
  • + belomancy, by the shuffling of arrows (Ezechiel, xxi, 21); for more
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