Sibylla



noun, Classical Mythology.
1.
an Asian maiden who gained from her lover Apollo the gift of prophecy and long life.

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    noun 1. a female given name. noun 1. (in ancient Greece and Rome) any of a number of women believed to be oracles or prophetesses, one of the most famous being the sibyl of Cumae, who guided Aeneas through the underworld 2. a witch, fortune-teller, or sorceress

  • Sibyllic

    adjective 1. of, resembling, or characteristic of a sibyl; prophetic; oracular. 2. mysterious; cryptic.



  • Sibylline

    adjective 1. of, resembling, or characteristic of a sibyl; prophetic; oracular. 2. mysterious; cryptic.

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    plural noun 1. (in ancient Rome) a collection of prophetic sayings, supposedly bought from the Cumaean sibyl, bearing upon Roman policy and religion



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