cacodaemon

cacodemon

[kak-uh-dee-muhn]
noun
an evil spirit; devil; demon.
Also, cacodaemon.


Origin:
1585–95; < Greek kakodaímōn having an evil genius, ill-fated. See caco-, demon

cacodemonic, cacodaemonic [kak-uh-di-mon-ik] , cacodemoniac, cacodaemoniac [kak-uh-di-moh-nee-ak] , adjective
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cacodemon or cacodaemon (ˌkækəˈdiːmən)
 
n
an evil spirit or devil
 
[C16: from Greek kakodaimōn evil genius]
 
cacodaemon or cacodaemon
 
n
 
[C16: from Greek kakodaimōn evil genius]

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