Pronunciation of Daemons
/dˈiːmənz/, /dˈiːmənz/, /d_ˈiː_m_ə_n_z/
Synonyms for daemons:
apparition, appearance, banshee, daemon, demon, haunt, kelpie, phantom, poltergeist, shade, shadow, soul, specter, spook, vampire, vision, visitor, wraith, zombie, Eidolon, Manes, Phantasm, revenant, devil, ethereal being, incorporeal being.
allah, almighty, creator, deity, demigod, divinity, father, holiness, holy spirit, idol, jehovah, lord, maker, master, numen, omnipotent, power, prime mover, providence, spirit, totem, tutelary, yahweh, Jah, King of Kings, god, absolute being, all knowing, all powerful, divine being, infinite spirit, universal life force, world spirit.
Usage examples for daemons:
- Like his master Plato, Maximus of Tyre seems to know nothing of the evil daemons, who, as we shall presently see, were used by Plutarch to account for the immorality of myth. - "Roman Society from Nero to Marcus Aurelius", Samuel Dill.
- Then does the dragon, who, chained in the caverns To eternity, curses the champion of Erin, Moan and yell loud at the lone hour of midnight, And twine his vast wreaths round the forms of the daemons; 50 Then in agony roll his death- swimming eyeballs, Though 'wildered by death, yet never to die! - "The Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley Volume III", Percy Bysshe Shelley Edited by Thomas Hutchinson, M. A..
- Heaven- sent daemons showed them in a vision to my disciple Ammonius, when he was full of the divinity and lost in ecstasy, and I have had them made from his instructions." - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.