This tag is for questions pertaining to "witches" - usually, women practicing magic or possessing magical abilities. The questions are author/book/universe agnostic.

A witch is usually defined as a woman claiming or popularly believed to possess magical powers and practicing sorcery, in other word, a practitioner of Witchcraft.

Many works of fiction/fantasy involve witches, from folk tales to Wizard of Oz to Harry Potter to everything in between.