thaumaturgist

noun
thau·​ma·​tur·​gist | \ ˈthȯ-mə-ˌtər-jist How to pronounce thaumaturgist (audio) \

Definition of thaumaturgist

: a performer of miracles especially : magician

First Known Use of thaumaturgist

1829, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thaumaturgist

thaumaturgy + -ist entry 1

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“Thaumaturgist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thaumaturgist. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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