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Demon appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Tonsure vile demon-gate lot to let a gnome deliver us not!
  • At a demon gate, gnome date Lizzi let a demon get a gnome data.
  • Shall a feeble psi-demon gate let a gnome dispel beef – Allah’s?
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Definition of the noun demon

What does demon mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: demons

  1. an evil supernatural being
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • alternative spelling: daemon
    • synonyms of demon: daimon / devil / fiend
    • more generic term: evil spirit = a spirit tending to cause harm
    • more specific words:
      • incubus = a male demon believed to lie on sleeping persons and to have sexual intercourse with sleeping women
      • succubus / succuba = a female demon believed to have sexual intercourse with sleeping men
      • dibbuk / dybbuk = a demon that enters the body of a living person and controls that body's behavior
  2. a cruel wicked and inhuman person
  3. someone extremely diligent or skillful
    • examples: he worked like a demon to finish the job on time | she's a demon at math
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: actor / doer / worker = a person who acts and gets things done

Alternative definition of the noun demon


  1. An evil spirit.
  2. A fallen angel or Satanic divinity; a false god.
  3. One’s inner spirit or genius, a daimon.
  4. [Greek mythology] A spirit or lesser divinity between men and gods.
  5. A foible; a flaw in a person’s character.
  6. Someone of remarkable or diabolical energy or ability.


  1. "Demon" a.k.a. "Devil" is a 2010 American supernatural horror film directed by John Erick Dowdle and written by Brian Nelson based on a story by M. Night Shyamalan. The film stars Chris Messina, Logan Marshall-Green, Geoffrey Arend, Bojana Novakovic, Jenny O'Hara and Bokeem Woodbine. Devil was released on September 17, 2010, and is the first of The Night Chronicles trilogy, which involves the supernatural within modern urban society. However, as of 2014, no plans to continue the trilogy have materialized.
  2. "Demon" a.k.a. "Asuran" is a 1995 Tamil language film directed by Velu Prabhakaran and written by R. K. Selvamani. The film features Arun Pandian and Roja in lead roles whilst Radharavi, Napoleon and Senthil play supporting roles. Mansoor Ali Khan reprised his role of Veerabhadran from Captain Prabhakaran.
  3. "Demon" is a 1977 short film written and directed by Heinz Emigholz.
  4. "Demon" is a 2004 film directed by Irina Yevteyeva.


"Demon" is a Locus nominated 1984 science fiction novel by John Varley. It is the third and final book in his Gaea Trilogy.

  • language: English Language
  • genres: Science Fiction, Speculative fiction
  • copyright: 1984
  • released in (32 years ago)
  • award: - Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel nomination for John Varley


"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.

  • developer: Rock-Ola
  • genre: Shooter game
  • publisher: Rock-Ola
  • released in (34 years ago)


  1. Demon a.k.a. Pazuzu is the main antagonist in The Exorcist horror novels and film series, created by William Peter Blatty. Blatty derived the character from Assyrian and Babylonian mythology, where Pazuzu was considered the king of the demons of the wind, and the son of the god Hanbi. In The Exorcist Pazuzu appears as a demon who possesses Regan MacNeil.
  2. Demon is a fictional character from the 2008 film The 9th Circle.

There are other characters with in their name, like demon 1, demon 2, demon 3, Demon.., demon's, demon #1, Sun Demon, Blue Demon, Demon Bear, Lady Demon, Chaos Demon, Speed Demon, Demon Hunter, Demon Slayer, Little Demon, Shadow demon, Bog Swamp Demon, Demon Sorcerers, Harlequin Demon.


  1. 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.
  2. "Demon" is a musical album of Gazpacho.
    • released on
  3. "Demon" is a musical single of Jay Park.
    • also known as Demon [digital Single]
    • released on (4 years ago)
  4. "Demon" is a musical album of Fatum.
    • released in (6 years ago)
  5. "Demon" is a musical EP of Tonedeff.
    • released on
  6. "Demon" is a musical EP of Demon.
    • released in (30 years ago)
  7. "Demon" is a musical album of Envelopes.
    • released on (10 years ago)
  8. "Demon" is a musical EP of Misty Grey.
    • released on
  9. "Demon" is a composition.
  10. "Demon" is a musical album of Galiryon.
  11. "DEMOn" is a musical album of Evil Little Men.


Who is Demon?

Demon: 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.

  • also known as Jérémie Mondon
  • born in (39 years ago) in Paris
  • member of musical groups:
  • genres: House music, French house
  • albums: "Midnight Funk", "Branding", "Elektra", "In the Park", "Music That You Wanna Hear", "Lil' Fuck", "Happy Therapy", "I Think", "The Luxury Pack: You Are My High Remixes", "WUZ – Use Me Volume 2"


Demon is an English rock/metal group, formed in 1979 by vocalist Dave Hill and guitarist Mal Spooner, both hailing from Leek, Staffordshire. They are considered an important band in the New Wave of British Heavy Metal.


Demon is a record label.


  1. 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.
    • also known as The Demon
  2. Demon is a stratovolcano located at the northern end of Iturup Island, Kuril Islands, Russia.

There are other places with in their name, like Demon.., demon's.


  1. 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, and later ascribed to any cognate words sharing the root.
    • also known as 邪靈
  2. Demon: 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 creatures.
  3. Demon: In the fictional Buffyverse established by Buffy and Angel, a Demon is a kind of nonhuman life form separate from the animal kingdom.
  4. Demon a.k.a. Yacha: Set in a tumultuous period where the political scene is murky and various people fought to gain power and the throne, the young king will do anything to strengthen his shaky position in court. His childhood friend Baek Rok leads a secret military force loyal to the king, called the "Black Cloud Swords." Baek Rok lives for his king, his brother Baek Kyul and his lover Jung Yeon, but when his ambitious brother betrays him and leads him into a trap, he finds himself on the run. He becomes a slave and gladiator, eventually returning to Joseon to seek revenge.
  5. Demon: In thought experiments philosophers occasionally imagine entities with special abilities as a way to pose tough intellectual challenges or highlight apparent paradoxes.

Phrases with Demon

Phrases starting with the word Demon:

  1. Demon Shrimp
  2. demon-ridden
  3. Demon De China
  4. Demon Mole Rat
  5. Demon Cat Sharks

Phrases ending with the word Demon:

  1. speed demon
  2. Phanaeus Demon
  3. maxwell's demon
  4. Dysspastus Demon
  5. Donaspastus Demon
  6. Paradynomene Demon
  7. Species Phanaeus Demon
  8. Species Dysspastus Demon
  9. Species Donaspastus Demon
  10. Species Paradynomene Demon

Other phrases containing the word Demon:

  1. Phanaeus Demon Excelsus
  2. Phanaeus Demon Obliquans
  3. Subspecies Phanaeus Demon Excelsus
  4. Subspecies Phanaeus Demon Obliquans

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Demon

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Google previewThe Flaming Center (2016)

A Theology of the Christian Mission by Carl E. Braaten

A second demon is the recourse to subjective experience as source and norm of theology, in exchange for the creative...

A fourth demon is a relapse into legalism in morality, preferring the precedents of law to the uncharted course of freedom.

Google previewSeeker the Role Playing Game

A Demon is a pattern of bad circumstances that a person repeatedly gets into. The pattern follows its host everywhere, reinforces...

Google previewMaxwell's Demon and the Golden Apple (2014)

Global Discord in the New Millennium by Randall L. Schweller

Maxwell's Demon Is a Big Data Cyberazzi There is an emerging Maxwell's demon in today's world. It is a superintelligent sorter, the likes of which the world has never seen before. It can scarcely be called a savior, however, certainly not for ...

Google previewThe Cooperative Gene (2000)

How Mendel's Demon Explains the Evolution of Complex Beings by Mark Ridley

Mendel's demon is a randomizing demon who breaks down the information that a gene would need in order to benefit from acts of selfish...

Google previewThe Warrior Called Demon (2016)

by MomsDarkSecret

Demon is a warrior with a troubled past.

Google previewIntegrating Inspection Management Into Your Quality Improvement System (2006)

by William D. Mawby

Maxwell's demon is an imaginary being who sorts molecules by type as they bounce between two connecting containers. It was intended as part of an impossible thought experiment to argue some points in A Reintroduction to Inspection ...

Google previewThe Common Sense Spell Book (2013)

by Debbie Dawson

The word demon is a corruption of the Greek daemon which simply means spirit. In some grimoires, they're all called angels, but there are the Holy Angels and the Infernal Angels. Neither are called on often in Folk magic, although some ...

Google previewHot Magic (2013)

Magic Destiny, Book 1 by Holli Bertram

Being a demon means never havingto sayyou're sorry. You've been on earth too long, Josephius, if you're apologizing.” Joe came to anabrupt halt,and allthree ofthem turned toward the voice. It wasJeffrey, the Norman Rockwell demon from ...

Google previewMetaphorms and Information Physics (2011)

by Louis M. Houston

Maxwell's demon is an idea that can reduce entropy in ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Hindu Gods and Goddesses (1998)

by Suresh Chandra

The first demon challenging the life of Krishna is named ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Play in Today's Society (2009)

by Rodney P. Carlisle

Racing Demon, also known as Gluck, Grouch, Lucky Thirty, Nerds, Nerts, Nertz, Mertz, Moofles, Peanuts, Popeye, Pounce, Solitaire Frenzy, Stop, Squeal, Squeak, Squid, Speed, Squinch, or Race Horse Rummy, is a Solitaire variant played ...

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Human uses sign language to communicate covertly with demon

A three-minute video shows a human first listening to a demon speaking, which is similar to the high-pitched, fast-talking demon heard in VIDEO | Demons can ...

Quotes about Demon

Not necessity, not desire - no, the love of power is the demon of men. Let them have everything - health, food, a place to live, entertainment - they are and remain unhappy and low-spirited: for the demon waits and waits and will be satisfied. (Friedrich Nietzsche)
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Scrabble value of D2E1M3O1N1

The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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