Panomphean Pan`om*phe"an, a. [L. panomphaeus, Gr. ?.] Uttering ominous or prophetic voices; divining. [R.] [1913 Webster]

We want no half gods, panomphean Joves. --Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster]

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  • panomphean — pan·om·phe·an …   English syllables

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  • panomphaean — adjective see panomphean * * * panomphaean /pan om fēˈən/ adjective 1. All oracular, an epithet of Zeus 2. Applied (after Rabelais) to the word ‘drink’ (which is celebrated by all nations) ORIGIN: Gr omphē a divine voice …   Useful english dictionary

  • panomphaic — adjective see panomphean …   Useful english dictionary

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