thaumaturge

noun
thau·​ma·​turge | \ ˈthȯ-mə-ˌtərj How to pronounce thaumaturge (audio) \

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First Known Use of thaumaturge

1715, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thaumaturge

French, from New Latin thaumaturgus, from Greek thaumatourgos working miracles, from thaumat-, thauma miracle + ergon work — more at theater, work

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“Thaumaturge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thaumaturge. Accessed 6 Jun. 2020.

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