daimon

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English[edit]

A spirit house – a shrine to the protective spirit of a place – on the island of Ko Kho Khao in Phang Nga Bay, Thailand

Etymology[edit]

A modern romanization of Ancient Greek δαίμων (daímōn, dispenser, tutelary deity), intended to distinguish its ancient Greek sense from later conceptions of demons.

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Noun[edit]

daimon (plural daimons)

  1. Synonym of demon, particularly as
    1. (Greek mythology) A tutelary deity or spirit that watches over a person or place.

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Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

daimòn m

  1. diamond

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

daimon

  1. Rōmaji transcription of だいもん
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ダイモン