You are not signed in. Sign in.

Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

Share This Page:

Baby Genders

Alphabetical List

Name Origins

Boy Name: Magus

Name: Magus
Pronunciation: \m(a)-gus\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: sorceror
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Maks, Max, Maxx, Maxy, Maxie, Maxey
Similar Names: Magnus, Manus

Description

Magus \m(a)-gus\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Magus is "sorceror". The root of the word "magic". The three wise men, or kings, who visited the baby Jesus, are supposedly from a tribe of priests from ancient Iran, who were thought to have power of demons.

Baby names that sound like Magus are Maks, Max, Maxx, Maxy, Maxie and Maxey. Other similar baby names are Magnus and Manus.

Popularity

Magus is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

« Previous Name Maguire
Next Name » Maguy

(top)




No comments yet. Submit yours!



Feel free to comment on this page.

We would like to know what you think about this and publish your thoughts here! (top)

What say you?

  1. You may optionally give a title for this comment.

  2. Worst to best, 1 to 5, what would you rate this one?

  3. The actual content of your comment. No HTML nor whatsoever allowed.

  4. The author of this comment.

  5. 6 + 3 = ?

    Please answer the question by common sense.