taghairm


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taghairm

(təˈɡɜːm)
n
(Alternative Belief Systems) Scot a form of divination once practised in the Highlands of Scotland
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Which country had an unusual way of divining the future, known as taghairm? This involved wrapping a man in the hide of a bullock and leaving him by a waterfall.