idromancie (s.xiiiex)

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idromancie (s.xiiiex)


[ FEW: 4,521b hydor; Gdf: 4,536a hydromancie /4,536a hydromance; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF: I26 *idromancie /I26 *idromancie (idromance); DMF:  hydromancie / hydromance; TLF:  hydromancie; OED:  hydromance n. / hydromancy n.; MED:  idromanci(e n.; DMLBS: 1189b hydromantia ]


1divin.hydromancy (divination by means of signs derived from water)
( s.xiiiex; MS: s.xiv1/3 )  Dunt une manere de divinaille se fet par le mal feie [...]. L’autre fu idromancie qe se fist par signes en ewe  16
( 1356-57; MS: s.xivex )  plusours philosophes sages des plusours sciences come de astronomie [....], de piromancie, de ydromancie, de augurrie  391
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