Origin of hydromancy
OTHER WORDS FROM hydromancyhy·dro·manc·er, nounhy·dro·man·tic, adjective
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How to use hydromancy in a sentence
Hydromancy, divination by water, in which the diviner showed the figure of an absent person.Witch, Warlock, and Magician|William Henry Davenport Adams
How many that are for hydromancy, that pretend in water to show men mighty mysteries?
The sixth is named hydromancy, as when a demon teaches anything by appearances in the water.
This mode of divining is perhaps one of the most ancient superstitions that have descended to us, and was termed Hydromancy.A Guide to the Mount's Bay and the Land's End|John Ayrton Paris