dēmons

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Dēmoni

Etymology[edit]

Via other European languages, ultimately a borrowing from Latin daemon (genius, guardian spirit), itself a borrowing from Ancient Greek δαίμων (daímōn, dispenser, god, protective spirit).

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dēmons m (1st declension)

  1. (mythology) demon, devil (supernatural evil being)
    ļaunais dēmons — evil demon
    pielabināt dēmonus — to placate the demons
    atrasties dēmonu varā — to be in the power of demons
    pa nakti dēmoni nāk mani biedēt — during the night, demons come to frighten me

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