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sorcerer

Paranormal
A shaman in the Middle Ages who sold cures, spells and hexes.

sorcerer (sōrˑ·ser·er),

n in several traditional cultures, a person who employs knowledge and prayer to bring about negative ends for a personal purpose. This person may propel forces of negativity, such as spirits that cause disease and embody destructive thoughts, or remove a victim's life energy. Stones, herbs, charms, and physical objects taken from the person being victimized are used to cast spells. Also called
dida:hnese:sg(i). See healers.
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In and around La Rochelle, many westerners, within various ranks of rural and urban society, commonly regarded clergymen, Catholic or Calvinist, as devious practitioners of the blackest magic, as sorcerers capable of causing hailstorms, infesting fields with vermin, sickening farm animals, and sabotaging the vital consummation of marriages.
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Moroccan rights activists have called on the government to act and said children who are abducted are physically and psychologically abused and are often murdered once the sorcerer is done with them.
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