Definitions for delphicˈdɛl fɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Del•phicˈdɛl fɪk(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to Delphi.

    Category: Ancient History, Geography (places)

  2. (often l.c.) oracular:

    Delphic pronouncements.

Origin of Delphic:

1590–1600; < L Delphicus < Gk Delphikós=Delph(oí)Delphi+-ikos -ic


Princeton's WordNet

  1. Delphic, Delphian(adj)

    of or relating to Delphi or to the oracles of Apollo at Delphi

    "Delphic oracle"

  2. Delphic, oracular(adj)

    obscurely prophetic

    "Delphic pronouncements"; "an oracular message"


  1. Delphic(Adjective)

    Of or relating to Delphi or its oracles.

  2. Delphic(Adjective)

    Obscurely prophetic.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Delphic(adj)

    of or relating to Delphi, or to the famous oracle of that place

  2. Delphic(adj)

    ambiguous; mysterious


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