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ˈdɛl fɪkdel·ph·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Delphic, Delphianadjective

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

    "Delphic oracle"

  2. Delphic, oracularadjective

    obscurely prophetic

    "Delphic pronouncements"; "an oracular message"


  1. Delphicadjective

    Of or relating to Delphi or its oracles.

  2. Delphicadjective

    Obscurely prophetic.


  1. delphic

    Delphic refers to anything that is ambiguous, unclear, or cryptic, often in reference to a prediction, statement, or response. The term originates from the ancient Greek city of Delphi, where the oracle of Apollo was known for giving prophecies that were often hard to interpret.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Delphicadjective

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

  2. Delphicadjective

    ambiguous; mysterious

  3. Etymology: [L. Delphicus, fr. Gr. Delfiko`s, fr. Delfoi`, L. Delphi, a town of Phocis, in Greece, now Kastri.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of delphic in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of delphic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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