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âme damnée

[ahm dah-ney]
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noun, plural âmes dam·nées [ahm dah-ney] /ˈɑm dɑˈneɪ/. French.
  1. a person who is willingly or blindly the tool of another person.
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Origin of âme damnée

literally, damned soul
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Word Origin and History for ame damnee

n.

"devoted adherent, toady," 1823, from French âme damnée "familiar spirit," literally "damned soul," originally a soul damned by compact with a controlling demon.

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