What does the word magi mean?

    Part of speech: noun plural

  • The Medo- Persian priestly caste.

  • Part of speech: adjective, noun

  • Magian.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Magianism.

Usage examples for magi

  1. The Magi who came to worship the Infant Saviour from near this locality, brought offerings of gold, and also fragrant gums and myrrh. – Creation and Its Records by B.H. Baden-Powell
  2. Like the magi of old, several hundred students gazed in devotional awe at the daily miracle, the early solar fire rite in the eastern sky. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  3. They are the magi. – Short Stories of Various Types by Various