Demon

[poem] Demon (Демон) is a poem by Mikhail Lermontov, written in several versions in the years 1829 to 1839. It is considered a masterpiece of European Romantic poetry. Lermontov began work on the poem when he was just 14 or 15, but completed it only during his Caucasus exile. Lermontov wrote six major variations of the poem, and the fi...
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Demon

[thought experiment] In thought experiments philosophers occasionally imagine entities with special abilities as a way to pose tough intellectual challenges or highlight apparent paradoxes. Examples include: ==Similar entities== There are other creatures that feature in thought experiments about philosophy. One such creature is a utility mo...
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demon

[n] - someone extremely diligent or skillful
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Demon

Operational code name for the British evacuation of Greece in April 1941
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demon

Evil spirit; attendant or guardian spirit. A good spirit is an angel. The alternative spellings are more commonly used for senses without evil connotations, such as the genius...
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Demon

Originally an angel, it joined with Satan to oppose God.
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Demon

De'mon noun [ French démon , Latin daemon a spirit, an evil spirit, from Greek ... a divinity; of uncertain origin.] 1. (Gr. Antiq.) A spirit, or immaterial being, holding a middle place between men and deities in pagan mythology. « The demon kind is of an int...
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demon

1. A spirit, or immaterial being, holding a middle place between men and deities in pagan mythology. 'The demon kind is of an inmediate nature between the divine and the human.' (Sydenham) ... 2. One's genius; a tutelary spirit or internal voice; as, the demon of Socrates. [Often written daemon. ... 3. An evil spirit; a devil. 'That same demon that...
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Demon

• (n.) One`s genius; a tutelary spirit or internal voice; as, the demon of Socrates. • (n.) A spirit, or immaterial being, holding a middle place between men and deities in pagan mythology. • (n.) An evil spirit; a devil.
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Demon

(from the article `Solorese`) ...specifically Solor, Adonara, Lomblen, and eastern Flores. The Solorese speak three Malayo-Polynesian dialects in the Ambon-Timor language group. ...
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demon

(from the article `angel and demon`) respectively, any benevolent or malevolent spiritual being that mediates between the transcendent and temporal realms....myth has been modified in central Europe in myths that relate the story of the primordial waters, God, and the devil. In these versions of the ... ...has included its washing and d...
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demon

in Greek religion, a supernatural power. In Homer the term is used almost interchangeably with theos for a god. The distinction there is that theos ... [2 related articles]
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Demon

[video game] Demon is a monochrome vector arcade game from Rock-Ola that was created in 1982. The premise was that the player must fly his space shuttle around the screen collecting the crystals to keep the ship`s laser powered. KLOV page on Demon ...
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Demon

Demon is Black-American slang for a dime.
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Demon

Demon is Black-American slang for a dime.
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demon

demon, supernatural being, generally malevolent in character. In general, the more civilized pagan societies came to consider demons as powerful, supernatural beings who lacked the dignity of gods and who, depending on the circumstance, might be either benevolent or malevolent in their dealings with...
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Demon

an evil spirit.
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Demon

[volcano] Demon (Демон; Ainu: カムイヌプリ, Kamui-nupuri; 神威岳, Kamui-dake) is a stratovolcano located at the northern end of Iturup Island, Kuril Islands, Russia. The Ilya Muromets Waterfall, one of the highest in Russia, falls abruptly from the eastern slope of the volcano into the Pacific Ocean. ...
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Demon

[Buffy the Vampire Slayer] In the fictional Buffyverse established by Buffy and Angel, a Demon is a kind of nonhuman life form separate from the animal kingdom. The definition raises complex issues. Roughly speaking, the series uses demon to describe any creature that isn`t a god, robot, unmodified human, or standard terrestrial animal. Thu...
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Demon

[Aldebaran] This photo was taken by me, Will Terpening. I own it and hereby release it to the public domain. ...
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Demon

[roller coaster] The Demon is a multi-looping roller coaster at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois in the Chicago area and California`s Great America in Santa Clara, California. Both coasters opened in 1976 as Turn of the Century and were heavily rethemed and renamed as Demon in 1980. ==History== The Turn of the Century coasters op...
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Demon

[Dungeons & Dragons] In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, demons are the most widespread race of fiends. The demons are chaotic evil by nature, and are native to the Abyss. Demons have no true rulers, though powerful demon lords are able to gain enough power and influence to gain control over sizable armies of demonic creatu...
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Demon

A demon, daemon or fiend, is a supernatural, often malevolent being prevalent in religion, occultism, literature, fiction, mythology and folklore. The original Greek word daimon does not carry the negative connotation initially understood by implementation of the Koine δαιμόνιον (daimonion), and later ascribed to any cognate words sharing...
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Demon

[song] `Demon` is a song by Korean-American singer, Jay Park. It was first released as a digital single on September 5, 2011 in South Korea, then as a digital single on iTunes on September 13, 2011 worldwide. == Background == `Demon` was written and produced by Teddy Riley, originally meant for Michael Jackson. It is an OST song for the upc...
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Demon

[musician] Jeremie Mondon, known by his stage name Demon, is a French artist and producer of electronic music born in 1977 in Paris. His music comes under the genre known as French touch. == Music career == The start of Demon’s career was particularly influenced by the hip hop movement and artists such as Wu-Tang Clan, Nas, Mobb Deep and ...
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