[ ˈə͡ʊld wˈɪt͡ʃ], [ ˈəʊld wˈɪtʃ], [ ˈəʊ_l_d w_ˈɪ_tʃ]
How to use "Old witch" in context?
The first witch is thought to have been born in 8,000 BC in the area that is now eastern Turkey. There are references to witches in ancient Assyrian, Babylonian and Egyptian texts. It is thought that the witch cult originated in pre-Christian Europe, but it is likely that the witch-cult existed in all parts of the world.
Witches were feared and hated by the majority of societies because they were thought to be powerful sorcerers who could heal the sick and cast spells to bring bad luck. They were also considered to be witches who could turn you into a frog, a rat or a toad.
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