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  1. crithomancy(Noun)

    Divination by interpreting food, usually bread and grain used in sacrifice.

  2. Origin: from + .


  1. Crithomancy

    Crithomancy is a form of divination by the study of barley cakes in hope of drawing omens from them. The paste of cakes which are offered in sacrifice is closely examined, and the sought for answers are drawn from the flour which is spread upon them. The term crithomancy is also used for divination by cereal grains.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Crithomancy

    krith′o-man-si, n. divination by the meal strewed over the victims of sacrifice. [Gr. krithē, barley, and manteia, divination.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crithomancy in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crithomancy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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