Haruspice


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Ha`rus´pice

    (hå`rŭs´pĭs)
n.1.A diviner of ancient Rome. Same as Aruspice.
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El propio San Agustin busca de las artes adivinatorias de un haruspice en un momento dado de su vida, segun Santiago Montero.
La vision d'une necessaire emprise (transcendante ou sacree dont l'auctor est l'aurige ou le grand haruspice qui avance masque) sur le deroulement du texte (sa causalite) unit ainsi Poe et Borges.
Schemes, evasions, calculations and bargains multiply, all based on polls interpreted by the modern equivalents of Roman haruspices.
What distinguishes Virgil, nevertheless, from the soothsayers, augurs, astrologers, haruspices or omen readers, mantics, and divines in this circle is that his prophesying is an interpretation of history.
Alexander esteemed the haruspices and accepted their advice, which resembles that of privileging haruspicy and traditional divination over and against foreign cults, which Cassius Dio probably intended to give to the same emperor in Maecenas' speech to Augustus (Dio 52, 36) (23).
Politica y adivinacion en el Bajo Imperio Romano: emperadores y haruspices (193 d.
Avec quelle satisfaction ne le voit-on pas, dans sons livres de la divination, affranchir l'esprit des romains du joug ridicule des haruspices, et des regles de cet art, qui etait l'opprobre de la theologie pai'enne[.
Throughout history, assorted shamans, haruspices, auspices, astrologers, sibyls, kaballahists, pyromancers, Hegelians, Marxists, palmists, tarot-card readers, stock chartists, and computer modelers have made good livings off of the apparently limitless market demand for more certainty and reduced risk.
Tambem as digressoes dos livros XI e XII, ao refletir os interesses de Claudio como censor, mostram aspectos que seriam talvez meramente ilustrativos se inseridas em outros pontos do texto, como, por exemplo, no caso das letras do alfabeto (XI, 13-14) e do colegio dos haruspices (XI, 15).
Like those haruspices, Estruscan soothsayers, I too look for signs and portents, trying to prognosticate events before they materialize.
Es por tanto inviable, aunque alguna vez se haya intentado, propugnar una especie de "matriarcado etrusco" (12): baste decir que todos los monarcas o lucumones de ciudades etruscas que conocemos fueron hombres, que los sacerdotes y haruspices tambien lo eran, y que otro tanto puede decirse de los dirigentes militares y politicos, tanto los recordados por las fuentes como los representados en el arte.