oneiromancy

[ oh-nahy-ruh-man-see ]
/ oʊˈnaɪ rəˌmæn si /

noun

divination through dreams.

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Origin of oneiromancy

1645–55; <Greek óneiro(s) dream + -mancy

OTHER WORDS FROM oneiromancy

o·nei·ro·man·cer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for oneiromancy

oneiromancy
/ (əʊˈnaɪərəʊˌmænsɪ) /

noun

rare divination by the interpretation of dreams

Derived forms of oneiromancy

oneiromancer, noun

Word Origin for oneiromancy

C17: from Greek oneiros dream + -mancy
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