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  #3097 μάγος magos {mag'-os}

 of foreign origin H7248; TDNT - 4:356,547; n m

—Greek Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) a magus
    1a) the name given by the Babylonians (Chaldeans), Medes,
        Persians, and others, to the wise men, teachers, priests,
        physicians, astrologers, seers, interpreters of dreams,
        augers, soothsayers, sorcerers etc.
    1b) the oriental wise men (astrologers) who, having discovered by
        the rising of a remarkable star that the Messiah had just been
        born, came to Jerusalem to worship him
    1c) a false prophet and sorcerer

—Thayer's (New Testament Greek-English Lexicon)

Of foreign origin [H7248]; a Magian, that is, Oriental scientist; by implication a magician:—sorcerer, wise man.

—Strong's (Greek Dictionary of the New Testament)

  • #3097.
  • μα´γος
  • magos; of Pers. or., cf. [7248]; a Magian, i.e. an (Oriental) astrologer, by impl. a magician:—
  • NASB - magi(4), magician(2).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - wise man 4, sorcerer 2; 6
Matthew 2:1, 7, 16, 16.
Acts 13:6, 8.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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