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vatic

[ vat-ik ]
/ ˈvæt ɪk /
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adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of a prophet.
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Sometimes vat·i·cal .

Origin of vatic

First recorded in 1595–1605; from Latin vāt(ēs) “seer, prophet, poet, bard” + -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for vatic

vatic
/ (ˈvætɪk) /

adjective
rare of, relating to, or characteristic of a prophet; oracular

Word Origin for vatic

C16: from Latin vātēs prophet
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