cacodemon

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From Ancient Greek κακοδαίμων (kakodaímōn, ill-starred), from κακός (kakós, bad) + δαίμων (daímōn, genius, divinity).

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  • IPA(key): /kækəˈdiːmən/

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cacodemon (plural cacodemons)

  1. An evil or malevolent spirit.
  2. The twelfth astrological House, from which only evil prognostics are alleged to proceed.

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