δαιμόνιος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From δαίμων (daímōn, god, divine power) +‎ -ῐος (-ios, adjective suffix).

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Adjective[edit]

δαιμόνῐος (daimóniosm (feminine δαιμονῐ́ᾱ, neuter δαιμόνῐον); first/second declension

  1. (Epic) strange, extraordinary, inscrutable; that is, resembling a δαίμων
    "δαιμονίη αἰεὶ μὲν ὀΐεαι οὐδέ σε λήθω - Hom. Il. 1.561"
  2. proceeding from a deity, heaven-sent, divine, miraculous, marvelous

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