Meaning of mage in English:


Pronunciation /meɪdʒ/


archaic, literary
  • A magician or learned person.

    ‘What comfort it is to know I will have the protection of a mage in the Magician Guild!’
    • ‘In the room were mages, sorceresses and spokesmen from all known branches of magic.’
    wizard, witch, sorcerer, warlock, magician, necromancer, spellbinder, magus, conjuror


Late Middle English anglicized form of Latin magus (see magus).