More on Magid

Charles Butler hannibal at
Wed May 14 18:02:23 EDT 2003

> I wonder what a Hebrew translation of DS or Merl would have for 'magid'.
> I'd tend to assume it would be some word based on whatever the Hebrew now
> is for 'magic', rather than being a word related to (checks back-posts)
> that for 'a (usually itinerant) Jewish preacher or teacher', which was
> Ros said 'maggid' means.

But hey, don't we have a Hebrew translator on this list? Are you out there,


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