The sage Maester Luwin (Donald Sumpter) serves the Starks of Winterfell, for example.
Have you heard about Vakkali, the Buddhist sage who attained Nirvana while slicing his own throat?
“Self-curate, or disappear,” he tells her early, playing the sage.
Serve in bowls or mugs, each garnished with Parmesan crisps and a sage leaf.
It was one of the first organizations in the building, along with the Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders (sage).
Cf. "Mihr Yasht," 127, where the boar is not Verethraghna but the "curse of the sage."
"I am satisfied with the pursuit of wisdom, not with the fame of it," replied the sage.
Harsh words I have from your son to fear, if I go to speak with him, and to inquire with whom he so sage may be offended.
You may think that your sage counsels restrained her, but they did not; it was that she loved some one else.
The smell of the sage brush, pungent and aromatic, is in my nostrils from day to day.
"wise," c.1300 (late 12c. as a surname), from Old French sage "wise, knowledgeable, learned; shrewd, skillful" (11c.), from Gallo-Romance *sabius, from Vulgar Latin *sapius, from Latin sapere "have a taste, have good taste, be wise," from PIE root *sap- "to taste" (see sap (n.1)). Meaning "characterized by wisdom" is from 1530s. Related: Sageness.
kind of herb (Salvia officinalis), early 14c., from Old French sauge (13c.), from Latin salvia, from salvus "healthy" (see safe (adj.)). So called for its healing or preserving qualities (it was used to keep teeth clean and relieve sore gums, and boiled in water to make a drink to alleviate arthritis). In English folklore, sage, like parsley, is said to grow best where the wife is dominant. In late Old English as salvie, directly from Latin. Cf. German Salbei, also from Latin.
"man of profound wisdom," mid-14c., from sage (adj.). Originally applied to the Seven Sages -- Thales, Solon, Periander, Cleobulus, Chilon, Bias, and Pittacus.