Demogorgon

[ dee-muh-gawr-guh n, dem-uh- ]
/ ˌdi məˈgɔr gən, ˌdɛm ə- /

noun

a vague, mysterious, infernal power or divinity mistakenly thought to belong to ancient mythology.

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Origin of Demogorgon

First recorded in 1580–90, Demogorgon is from the Late Latin word Dēmogorgōn, of uncertain origin
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British Dictionary definitions for demogorgon

Demogorgon
/ (ˌdiːməʊˈɡɔːɡən) /

noun

a mysterious and awesome god in ancient mythology, often represented as ruling in the underworld

Word Origin for Demogorgon

C16: via Late Latin from Greek
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