A hawker of nostrums among the audience in a medicine show.
In certain traditional cultures, especially in Africa, a sorcerer or shamanistic healer.
In the early Christian church, a presbyter, or elder
A person or thing that heals; specif., one who tries to heal through prayer or faith
(Slang) An unmarried man who does not have sexual relationships.
in societies practicing shamanism: one acting as a medium between the visible and spirit worlds; practices sorcery for healing or divination
Find another word for shaman. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shaman, like: medicine-man, witch-doctor, angakok, obeah-doctor, mundunugu, priest, healer, monk and priest-doctor.