Etymology
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demigod (n.)

"inferior or minor deity, a being partly of divine nature," 1520s, from demi- + god, rendering Latin semideus. It can mean the offspring of a deity and a mortal, a man raised to divine rank, or a minor god. Related: Demigoddess.

updated on July 17, 2018

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Definitions of demigod from WordNet

demigod (n.)
a person with great powers and abilities;
Synonyms: superman / Ubermensch
demigod (n.)
a person who is part mortal and part god;
Synonyms: daemon
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.