Published: 2nd August 2020
divination by the stars, especially prehistoric and unorganised versions that formed the basis for later systems of astrology.
DERIVATIVES AND ALTERNATIVE PHRASES
Astromantic | ˈastrəʊmantɪk | adjective
Astromancer | ˈastrəʊmansə | noun
Astromantically | ˈˈastrəʊmantɪkli | adverb
ORIGINS AND ETYMOLOGY
Astro-English: from Astronese, the prefix astro-, denoting the stars, combined with the suffix -mancy denoting a system of divination; meaning ‘divination by the stars.’
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