Part of speech:
One of a number of women regarded as oracles or prophets by the ancient Greeks and Romans.
The power to foresee
A person who speaks by divine inspiration or as the interpreter through whom the will of a god is expressed.
The chief spokeswoman of a movement or cause.
One of a group of ancient Roman religious officials who foretold events by observing and interpreting signs and omens.
An augur of ancient Rome, especially one who interpreted omens derived from the observation of birds.
A skilled or clever person:
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In the Bible, the sanctuary of the Temple.
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