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[muh-jish-uh n] /məˈdʒɪʃ ən/

an entertainer who is skilled in producing illusion by sleight of hand, deceptive devices, etc.; conjurer.
a person who is skilled in ; sorcerer.
another term for conjuror
a person who practises magic
a person who has extraordinary skill, influence, or qualities

late 14c., from Old French magiciien “magician, sorcerer,” from magique (see magic (n.)).

Heb. hartumim, (dan. 1:20) were sacred scribes who acted as interpreters of omens, or “revealers of secret things.”


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