Etymology
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daimon (n.)

a transliteration of Greek daimōn "lesser god, guiding spirit, tutelary deity," 1852; see demon. Employed to avoid the post-classical associations of demon. Related: Daimonic.

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Definitions of daimon

daimon (n.)
an evil supernatural being;
Synonyms: devil / fiend / demon / daemon
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