Daimon definition

dēmən
An attendant spirit; a genius.
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An inferior deity, such as a deified hero.
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A tutelary spirit that guides a person; a genius; a lar.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
daimon
Plural:
daimons

Origin of daimon

  • Greek daimōn dā- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek δαίμων (daimōn, “dispenser, god, protective spirit”).

    From Wiktionary