Sentence Examples


  • 54, "tacitas preces in templo dis allegasti: igitur magus es"), a notion that suffers easy translation into the view that there are more or less disreputable gods with whom private trafficking may be done on the sly (cf.
  • The word drill is always used to render the Latin magus, and in one passage St Columba speaks of Christ as his Druid.
  • For occidental writers, Zoroaster is always the Magus, or the founder of the whole Magian system (Plut.
  • These Acts, which Ficker holds were written as a continuation and completion of the canonical Acts of the Apostles, deal with Peter's victorious conflict with Simon Magus, and his subsequent martyrdom at Rome under Nero.
  • The Supreme Magus, Dr William Wynn Westcott, has written its History (1900), with other important works on the subject, and the published Transactions of the Society are most valuable.

How would you define Magus? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus