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Definition of Magian

Magian
Magian Ma"gi*an, a. Of or pertaining to the Magi.
Magian
Magian Ma"gi*an, n. One of the Magi, or priests of the Zoroastrian religion in Persia; an adherent of the Zoroastrian religion. -- Ma"gi*an*ism, n.

Meaning of Magian from wikipedia

- Cyropaedia, Xenophon depicts the magians as authorities for all religious matters (8.3.11), and imagines the magians to be responsible for the education...
- Zoroastrianism or Mazdayasna is one of the world's oldest continuously practiced religions, based on the teachings of the Iranian-speaking prophet Zoroaster...
- and Christians, as well as their Persian and Semitic forebears, being "Magian"; Mediterranean cultures of antiquity such as Ancient Greece and Rome being...
- Paishiyauvada. Darius claimed that the real name of the usurper was Gaumata, a Magian priest from Media; this name has been preserved by Justin but given to his...
- Ciara Mageean (/ˈkɪərə məˈɡiːən/ KEER-ə muh-GEE-un) (born 12 March 1992) is an Irish middle-distance runner. Mageean won silver medals at the World Youth...
- but it claims that the evolution of this society is threatened by the "Magian/Nazarene” influence of the Judeo-Christian religion, which the Order s****s...
- says: I smote them and took prisoner nine kings. One was Gaumata by name, a Magian; he lied; thus he said: I am S****is, the son of Cyrus ... One, Acina by...
- Iranian magu- is also identified as the origin of the Latin word magus, a "magian". Through the Gr**** adjective μαγικός magikos and Old French magique, 'mobed'...
- pseudepigraphical "****enistic Magians", that is, a long line of Gr**** and other ****enistic writers who wrote under the name of famous "Magians". While Pseudo-Zoroaster...
- Islamic tradition understands Zoroaster to be the founding prophet of the Magians (via Aramaic, Arabic Majus, collective Majusya). The 11th-century Cordoban...