The Wise

  1) A title claimed, with some justification, by Saruman the Wizard.
  2) (council)
 / The Wise
   The Istari and the greatest Elves of Middle-earth. See White Council.
   The deepest in counsel of Wizards and Elves.
   The title given to the greatest Elves of Middle-earth and the chief Wizards, who formed the White Council in the Third Age.

J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. . 2003.

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