noun, plural au·gu·ries.
Origin of augury
Examples from the Web for augural
Neither pontifical law nor augural science ever obtained credit outside of the Latin world.The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism|Franz Cumont
The two main streets appear to follow some method of orientation connected with augural science.Ancient Town-Planning|F. Haverfield
I am writing treatises on augural, pontifical, and civil law.Treatises on Friendship and Old Age|Marcus Tullius Cicero
Between the heads are thyrsi or Bacchic rods entwined with ivy and vine shoots, and litui or augural wands used in taking omens.Warwickshire|Clive Holland
The year of this letter has been inferred from the mention of Lentulus's augural banquet.The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1|Marcus Tullius Cicero