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Meaning of AMPHIDROMICAL

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Am`phi*drom"ic*al\, a. [Gr. 'amfi`dromos running
about or around.]
Pertaining to an Attic festival at the naming of a child; --
so called because the friends of the parents carried the
child around the hearth and then named it.

 

 

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