Origin of thaumaturge
Examples from the Web for thaumaturge
Such a performance fairly earned for him his surname of Thaumaturge, but this prodigious zeal has fallen off greatly.
That sort of spell is so terrible that aside from Dr. Johannès no thaumaturge in France dare try to cure it.L-bas|J. K. Huysmans
Apuleius is a thaumaturge against whom the faithful need to be warned.The Apologia and Florida of Apuleius of Madaura|Lucius Apuleius
Word Origin for thaumaturge
1620s (implied in thaumaturgical), from Modern Latin, from Greek thaumatourgos "wonder-working, conjurer," from thauma (genitive thaumatos) "wonder, wonderous thing," literally "a thing to look at" (from root of theater) + ergon "work" (see urge (v.)).