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omen

noun [C] uk   /ˈəʊ.mən/ us    /ˈoʊ-/
something that is considered to be a sign of how a future event will take place: England's victory over France is a good omen for next week's match against Germany. a bad omen Many people believe that a broken mirror is an omen of bad luck.
Translations of “omen”
in Spanish augurio, presagio…
in French augure…
in German das Omen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 預兆,徵兆,兆頭…
in Russian знак, примета…
in Turkish işaret, belirti, iz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 预兆,征兆,兆头…
in Polish omen, znak…
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