demoness

n.

1630s; see demon + -ess.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for demoness

Historical Examples of demoness

  • This demoness is believed to suffer more pain than it inflicts, and vainly endeavours to destroy herself.

    Demonology and Devil-lore

    Moncure Daniel Conway

  • A demoness leaving her lover on the Continent says, ‘My mother is calling me in England.’

    Demonology and Devil-lore

    Moncure Daniel Conway