oneirocritic


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oneirocritic

(əʊˌnaɪərəʊˈkrɪtɪk)
n
a person who interprets dreams
[C17: from Greek oneirokritikos]
oˌneiroˈcritical adj
oˌneiroˈcritically adv
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Granting the currency of such techniques of self-understanding, the historian has no choice but to turn oneirocritic. Part 11 of Dreams of Late Antiquity accordingly consists of a series of case studies in the dream-lives of Hermas, Perpetua, Aelius Aristides, Jerome, and the Gregorys of Nazianzus and Nyssa.