Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A powerful wizard.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The high priest of the Persian Magi, or worshipers of fire.
  • n. A great magician, wizard, or enchanter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A chief magician or enchanter; a wizard.

Etymologies

From archi- +‎ mage, by analogy with Latin archimagus. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Booze and ghost girls bring on uneven archimage agreement before underworld undertaking.

    Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror: The Price of Pain-Ease - Fritz Leiber

  • An archimage senses how the land of Ruwendafairs in order to act to protect it.

    Review: _Lady of the Trillium_ by Marion Zimmer Bradley

  • “No, no, Rashleigh,” said Miss Vernon; “dismiss from your company the false archimage Dissimulation, and it will better ensure your free access to our classical consultations.”

    Rob Roy

  • They say the Autarch wants some people to remain in each to accent the reality of the scene, and so his archimage, Father Inire, has invested them with a conjuration.

    The Shadow of the Torturer

  • ` ` No, no, Rashleigh, '' said Miss Vernon; ` ` dismiss from your company the false archimage Dissimulation, and it will better ensure your free access to our classical consultations. ''

    Rob Roy

  • But, like that archimage, conscious that all depends on the exertion of his wonted empire, he struggled hard to regain his lost authority.

    The Roman Traitor (Vol. 1 of 2)

  • The learned Marsilio Ficino translated Plotinus, that great archimage of _platonic mysticism_.

    Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)

  • "No, no, Rashleigh," said Miss Vernon; "dismiss from your company the false archimage Dissimulation, and it will better ensure your free access to our classical consultations."

    Rob Roy — Volume 01

  • He felt, for a moment, as the daring archimage whose spells, too potent for their master’s safety, have evoked and unchained a spirit that defies their guidance.

    The Roman Traitor (Vol. 1 of 2)

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  • JM knows there must be many tricks to becoming an archimage.

    January 18, 2011