He took it as an omen that the wilderness was deserted, and his confidence was strong.
The dead quiet of the house also oppressed him—like a voice—an omen.
For I will tell you what has happened to me; and I regard the coincidence as a sort of omen.
If they come up odd the omen is favourable, and if even it is bad.
It may serve as an example of the branch of the omen literature ...