Some authorities regard Medea as a lunar divinity, but the ancient conception of her as a Thessalian sorceress is probably correct.
In addition to the bare interdict of the sorceress (Ex.
It is significant that Saul in his last unavailing struggle against the overwhelming forces of the Philistines sought through the medium of a sorceress for an interview with the deceased prophet Samuel.
The regent handed her over for punishment as a sorceress to the French clergy of his own party.
MiiSeta), in Greek legend, a famous sorceress, daughter of Aeetes, king of Colchis.