Definitions for vaticˈvæt ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vat•icˈvæt ɪk(adj.)

  1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy; oracular.

Origin of vatic:

1595–1605; < L vāt(ēs) seer + -ic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"


  1. vatic(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a prophet; prophetic, oracular.

  2. Origin: From vates ‘seer, poet’.


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