Meaning of “the Magi” in the English Dictionary

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"the Magi" in British English

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the Maginoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈmeɪ.dʒaɪ/ us /ˈmeɪ.dʒaɪ/

in the Bible, the three men, thought to be kings or astrologers, who followed a star to visit Jesus Christ when he was a baby and give him presents. They are also called the Three Kings or the Three Wise Men.

(Definition of “the Magi” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)