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spaeman Line breaks: spae|man
Pronunciation: /ˈspeɪmən/

Definition of spaeman in English:

noun (plural spaemen)

Scottish archaic
A man supposed to be able to foresee the future; a soothsayer.

Origin

Middle English: from archaic Scottish verb spae 'predict, foretell'.

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