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ovate

1. shaped like an egg
2. (esp of a leaf) shaped like the longitudinal section of an egg, with the broader end at the base
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Druid Derek Carr, known as Syrbal, of the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids, said: 'To a druid, everywhere is sacred because it is born of the same earth, but urban spaces like the Custard Factory are important.
(He is equally happy about using the word "Celt.") Accepting Strabo's distinction between bards, ovates, and Druids, he sees the third group in this "exalted triad" as having specific powers of prophecy and divination as well as often taking on a judicial role and acting to stop conflicts.
If the only thing you know about druids is that Ken Barlow is one, pay a visit to the site of the British Druid Order at www.druidorder.demon.co.uk and The Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids at www.druidry.org both stuffed with fascinating lore and history.
The proposals suggest re-arranging the Gorsedd into various ovates distinguished by their coloured robes.
Cofiaf i Emmerson unwaith gyfeirio atof fel "derwydd go iawn" tra roedd Emmerson a'i ffrindiau i gyd yn aelodau o'r The Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids a finnau "yn gwrthod ymuno" (wrth gwrs !).