Seeing the star, the wise men said:
This must signify the birth of some great king.
Let us search for him and lay our treasures at his feet:
gold, frankincense and myrrh.
The Adoration of the Magi, Albrecht Dürer
noun, Manifestation of Christ to the Magi; manifestation of a superhuman being.
[Middle English, from Old French epiphanie from Late Latin from Greek epiphania (neuter plural adjective) from EPI(phainō show)