wonder-worker

[wuhn-der-wur-ker]

Origin of wonder-worker

First recorded in 1590–1600
Related formswon·der-work·ing, adjective
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Word Origin and History for wonder-worker
n.

1590s, translating Greek thaumatourgos.

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