shaman
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈʃɑːmən/, /ˈʃæmən/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈʃɑːmən/, /ˈʃeɪmən/, /ʃəˈmɑːn/
Noun

shaman (plural shamans)

  1. A traditional (prescientific) faith healer.
  2. A member of certain tribal societies who acts as a religious medium between the concrete and spirit worlds.
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