Main definitions of magi in English

: magi1Magi2

magi1

Pronunciation

magi

/ˈmeɪdʒʌɪ/

Main definitions of magi in English

: magi1Magi2

Magi2

proper noun

the Magi
  • The ‘wise men’ from the East who brought gifts to the infant Jesus (Matt. 2:1), said in later tradition to be kings named Caspar, Melchior, and Balthasar who brought gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.

Origin

See magus.

Pronunciation

Magi

/ˈmeɪdʒʌɪ/