omphalomancy definition

  • noun:
    • divination in the shape of a child's navel, to understand what number of children the mother might have.
    • Divination by way of a young child's navel, to master what amount of kids the mother might have.
    • Divination in the shape of the number of knots in navel-string of a child—a fancied sign on how numerous young ones its mom could have.
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