Genethliac
Genethliac Ge*neth"li*ac, a. [L. genethliacus, Gr. ?, fr. ? belonging to one's birth, gene`qlh birth, fr. gi`gnesqai to be born.] Pertaining to nativities; calculated by astrologers; showing position of stars at one's birth. --Howell. [1913 Webster]

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  • Genethliac — Ge*neth li*ac, n. 1. A birthday poem. [1913 Webster] 2. One skilled in genethliacs. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • genethliac — genethliacally /jen ith luy ik lee/, adj. /jeuh neth lee ak /, adj. Astrol. of or pertaining to birthdays or to the position of the stars at one s birth. [1575 85; < L genethliacus < Gk genethliakós, equiv. to genéthli(os) pertaining to one s… …   Universalium

  • genethliac — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to the casting of horoscopes at a persons birth 2. noun A person who casts horoscopes …   Wiktionary

  • genethliac — ge·neth·li·ac …   English syllables

  • genethliac — /dʒənəθˈliæk/ (say juhnuhth leeak) adjective 1. of or relating to the casting of horoscopes at a person s birth. –noun 2. a person who casts such a horoscope …   Australian English dictionary

  • genethliac — …   Useful english dictionary

  • genethliac(al) —   a. pertaining to nativity and position of star at birth.    ♦ genethlialogy, n. casting of nativities …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • genethliacally — adverb see genethliac II * * * genethlīˈacally adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑genethliac …   Useful english dictionary

  • Genethliacal — Gen eth*li a*cal, a. Genethliac. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Natal chart — Not to be confused with Conception chart. An astrological chart calculated for January 1, 2000 at 12:01:00 A.M. Eastern Standard Time in New York City, New York, USA (Longitude: 074W00 23 Latitude: 40N42 51 ). In astrology, a natal chart is a… …   Wikipedia

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