Hilary Barrett is an I Ching diviner, teacher and author.
A culprit is easily discovered either by an appeal to a local diviner or in torturing some one into confession.
(ii.) In haruspication, or the inspection of entrails, in scapulomancy or divination by the speal-bone or shoulder-blade, in divination by footprints in ashes, found in Australia, Peru and Scotland, the voluntary element is prominent, for the diviner must take active steps to secure the conditions necessary to divination.
He retook Kairawan, swept the coast as far as Carthage, which he sacked, expelling the Greek garrisons from all the fortified places; he then turned his arms against the Berbers, who, commanded by the Kahina (Diviner), as the Arabs called their queen, beat him so completely that he was compelled to retreat to Barca.
On the other hand the seer, diviner and prophet is a minister whose function it is to communicate God's will or word to man.