Definition of agathodemon in English:

agathodemon

(also agathodaemon)

noun

  • A beneficent spirit or divinity, especially one manifested or depicted as a serpent or dragon.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Shaw (1694–1751), traveller. From (i) post-classical Latin agathodaemon kind of Egyptian serpent.

Pronunciation:

agathodemon

/ˌaɡəθə(ʊ)ˈdiːmən/