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Nobody knows. We dont even know if there were three. Traditionally, they were Gasphar, Melchor, and Balthazar.

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What are the names of the 3 magi?

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What source gave the three wise men their names?

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Magi Avila goes by Magi.


Traditionally the names given to the three wise men?

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What is the three wise men also know as?

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The account in Matthew 2 of the Wise Men or Magi, does not list their number or their names. This is a tradition of men.


Which of the three magi was black?

The Bible never states their skin color, names, or even how many there were. It was made up afterwards.


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There is no antagonist in "The Gift of the Magi."


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Though the wise men or magi were not named in the New Testament - tradition lists them as 3 men corresponding to the 3 gifts mentioned given to the baby Jesus. For those In the Eastern Church (Orthodox), a variety of different names are given for the three. However, in the Western Church (Catholic), the names have been considered to be settled since the 8th century AD as Caspar, Melchior and Balthasar. The names of the Magi were derived from an early 6th century Greek manuscript in Alexandria.


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