Definition of Lithomancy

1. Noun. Divination by means of stones or stone talismans.




Definition of Lithomancy

1. n. Divination by means of stones.

Definition of Lithomancy

1. Noun. divination with the use of precious or semi-precious stones, gemstones, or normal stones by either interpreting the light they reflect (crystallomancy), or how they fall (sortilege). ¹

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Medical Definition of Lithomancy

1. Divination by means of stones. Origin: Litho- + -mancy: cf. F. Lithomancie. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lithomancy

lithokelyphos
litholabe
litholapaxy
litholatry
lithologic
lithological
lithologically
lithologies
lithologist
lithologists
lithology
litholysis
litholyte
litholytic
lithomancer
lithomancy (current term)
lithomania
lithomantic
lithomarge
lithomarges
lithometeor
lithometeors
lithomyl
lithonephritis
lithontriptic
lithontriptics
lithontriptist
lithontriptists
lithontriptor
lithontriptors

Literary usage of Lithomancy

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1. An Encyclopaedia of Religions by Maurice Arthur Canney (1921)
"lithomancy (Greek, lithos, a stone) was practised with stones. " The stone used for this purpose was washed in spring water by candle light, and the person ..."

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