[ bel-uh-man-see ]
/ ˈbɛl əˌmæn si /
divination using arrows drawn at random from a quiver or other holder.
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Origin of belomancy
1640–50; <Greek bélo(s) arrow, dart + -mancy
Words nearby belomancy
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Example sentences from the Web for belomancy
Belomancy was a kind of divination by arrows, practised among various nations in the East, but chiefly among the Arabians.The Mysteries of All Nations|James Grant
Belomancy, bel′o-man-si, n. a kind of divination by means of arrows.