magik

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Middle English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French magique (noun and adjective), from Latin magicus (adjective), magica (noun), from Ancient Greek μαγικός (magikós, magical); equivalent to mages +‎ -ik.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmadʒiːk(ə)/, /ˈmadʒik(ə)/

Noun[edit]

magik

  1. Information about the forces of nature and the practice of manipulating these for occult ends; magic, sorcery.

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: magic
  • Scots: magic

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Adjective[edit]

magik

  1. (only in collocations, rare) magic, magical

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Magiker, from Latin magicus, from Ancient Greek μαγικός (magikós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈma.ɡʲik/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

magik m pers

  1. magician, illusionist
    Synonyms: iluzjonista, prestidigitator, sztukmistrz
  2. (colloquial) whiz, pro, master [+ od (genitive) = with something]

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • magik in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • magik in Polish dictionaries at PWN