Definitions for vaticˈvæt ɪk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word vatic
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy; oracular.
Origin of vatic:
1595–1605; < L vāt(ēs) seer + -ic
divinatory, mantic, sibylline, sibyllic, vatic, vatical(adj)
resembling or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy
"the high priest's divinatory pronouncement"; "mantic powers"; "a kind of sibylline book with ready and infallible answers to questions"
Pertaining to a prophet; prophetic, oracular.
Origin: From vates ‘seer, poet’.
Find a translation for the vatic definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
Are we missing a good definition for vatic?
The Web's Largest Resource for
Definitions & Translations
A Member Of The STANDS4 Network
Nearby & related entries:
Alternative searches for vatic: