gyromancy definition

  • noun:
    • Divination in which people walk-on a circle of letters until dizzy, the letters they fall on are considerable. Just like Dervishing.
    • Divination by whirling a coin on a circle of letters.
    • some sort of divination done by drawing a ring or group, and walking in or around it.
    • A kind of divination believed to have already been practised by walking round in a circle or ring until the performer dropped from dizziness, the way in which of their fall being interpreted with reference to figures or signs formerly placed concerning the band, or in some such way.
65 votes

How would you define gyromancy?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!