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Oracle of Delphi

Post  AgathonZante on Wed May 03, 2017 5:01 pm

How many Oracles of Delphi were there on record?

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Re: Oracle of Delphi

Post  Erodius on Sun May 21, 2017 4:13 pm

You mean how many Pythias there were? Or how many oracular pronouncements there were?

I'm not sure if a numeral record of either was ever kept. Very likely not of the latter – there'd probably have been millions over the centuries.

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