sorcerer

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English sorcerere, from Old French sorcier, ultimately from Latin sors (oracular response), from Proto-Indo-European *seh₁- (to sort, lineup)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sorcerer (plural sorcerers)

  1. (fantasy, folklore) A magician or wizard, sometimes specifically male.

Usage notes[edit]

Sometimes misspelled sorceror, possibly from erroneous analogy to Latinate words ending in -or

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

sorcerer

  1. Alternative form of sorcerere