A similar practice occurred when the Liver Bird sign
was erected on Hall Lane.
The result is a powerful set of bird sign
interpretations that any can apply to their own beliefs.
Receiving a positive bird sign
from the gods in those situations strengthened the warriors' fighting spirit and ability to fight, but t also evoked a sense of relief since it indicated that the god was with them.
At that moment a bird sign appears--an eagle carrying a gigantic snake (XII.
Poulydamas now gives his interpretation of the bird sign (XII.
One bird sign is best: to fight in defense of our country.
Compared to this personal assurance from Zeus, a bird sign means nothing; it does not count as divine communication.
WINNER: Bird sign
, right, seen while on holiday in Fuschl, Austria.
In this sense they were different from seers who interpreted signs sent by the gods through bird signs
, animal entrails, and other various methods.
Despite the divergent origins, both cursive hieroglyphs and lapidary forms are essentially carefully made hieratic forms with the addition of a few extra strokes--for example, bird signs
in these systems typically have a line each for the front and back of their bodies, while only the back line is shown in hieratic.