daimon

noun
dai·​mon | \ ˈdī-ˌmōn How to pronounce daimon (audio) \
plural daimones\ ˈdī-​mə-​ˌnēz How to pronounce daimon (audio) \ or daimons

Definition of daimon

Other Words from daimon

daimonic \ dī-​ˈmä-​nik How to pronounce daimon (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of daimon

1769, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for daimon

borrowed from Greek daímōn — more at demon

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“Daimon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/daimon. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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