Definition of wise man in English:

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chiefly • historical
  • A man versed in magic, witchcraft, or astrology. See also Three Wise Men.
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    • Each of the wise men had their own beliefs about the Holy Mountain and, of course, their own way of getting there.
    • They were the healers, the teachers, and the wise men and women others would turn to in times of trouble.
    • Matthew describes the three men, not as kings, but as wise men or ‘Magi’.

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