Influenced by demo- (“of the people”), as in democracy, from δῆμος (demos, “people”). However, the term is from the Ancient Greek δημαγωγός (demagogos), which is spelt with an α (a), not a ο (o).
"demogogue." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 11 October 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/demogogue>.
demogogue. (n.d.). Retrieved October 11th, 2018, from http://www.yourdictionary.com/demogogue
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