A wizard is a man said to have strange powers through magic. A hedge wizard is a healer and merchant who claims some knowledge of magic.
Wizards are viewed skeptically by some Westerosi. In the stories of Old Nan, wizards are associated with long white beards and tall pointed hats speckled with stars.
Images of wizards are on some of the coins draped around the neck of Vargo Hoat.
Wizards study in Asshai, where no knowledge is forbidden.
Wizards were active in the Golden Empire of Yi Ti.
Valyrian wizards are said to have shaped stone with fire and magic. Rhoynish water wizards fought against the dragonlords during the Rhoynish Wars.
Wizards, alchemists, and sorcerers were among the wise men and scholars gathered by Peremore Hightower.
In tales of Ser Clarence Crabb, the heads of wizards were brought by the knight to the Whispers.
A Clash of Kings
While in the House of the Undying, Daenerys Targaryen sees a splendor of sumptuously-dressed wizards in a hall.
A Storm of Swords
The cook at the Inn of the Kneeling Man refers to Thoros of Myr as the red wizard.
A Feast for Crows
Ironborn refers to the warlocks in the company of Euron Greyjoy as wizards. Euron tells his brother, Victarion Greyjoy, that he slew a Myrish wizard who was unable to hatch a dragon egg for him.
A Dance with Dragons
Ironborn in the Iron Fleet consider Moqorro to be a wizard.
Arya: What if a wizard was sent to kill him?
Desmond: Well, as to that, wizards die the same as other men, once you cut their heads off.—Arya Stark and Desmond
Victarion: Why do you say this man is a wizard? I see only a ragged red priest.
Rodrik: I thought the same, lord Captain ... but he knows things.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 A Game of Thrones, Chapter 32, Arya III.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 A Storm of Swords, Chapter 11, Jaime II.
- ↑ A Storm of Swords, Chapter 21, Jaime III.
- ↑ The World of Ice & Fire, The Bones and Beyond: Asshai-by-the-Shadow.
- ↑ The World of Ice & Fire, The Bones and Beyond: Yi Ti.
- ↑ A Storm of Swords, Chapter 54, Davos V.
- ↑ The World of Ice & Fire, Ancient History: Ten Thousand Ships.
- ↑ The World of Ice & Fire, The Reach: Oldtown.
- ↑ A Feast for Crows, Chapter 14, Brienne III.
- ↑ A Clash of Kings, Chapter 48, Daenerys IV.
- ↑ A Feast for Crows, Chapter 11, The Kraken's Daughter.
- ↑ 12.0 12.1 A Feast for Crows, Chapter 29, The Reaver.
- ↑ 13.0 13.1 A Dance with Dragons, Chapter 56, The Iron Suitor.