Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a Gnostic sect of the second century, so called from Marcus, an Egyptian, who was reputed to be a margician.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A follower of Marcus, perhaps of Ephesus, a heresiarch of the second century.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.