Meteoromancy

Meteoromancy

Meteoromancy, a division of Aeromancy, is the art of divination by interpreting meteorological phenomena, such as thunder, comets or meteors.

Etymology

Derived from the Greek meteōron ('heavenly phenomenon') and manteia ('prophecy')

Origin

The Romans are believed to have derived meteoromancy from Etruria. Ancient Roman augurs included thunder, lightning, eclipses, ant other heavenly phenomena in such divinations.

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