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 for d[ae]mon
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Daemon \D[ae]"mon\, n., Daemonic \D[ae]*mon"ic\, a.
     See Demon, Demonic.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Demon \De"mon\, n. [F. d['e]mon, L. daemon a spirit, an evil
     spirit, fr. Gr. dai`mwn a divinity; of uncertain origin.]
     1. (Gr. Antiq.) A spirit, or immaterial being, holding a
        middle place between men and deities in pagan mythology.
        [1913 Webster]
              The demon kind is of an intermediate nature between
              the divine and the human.             --Sydenham.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. One's genius; a tutelary spirit or internal voice; as, the
        demon of Socrates. [Often written d[ae]mon.]
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     3. An evil spirit; a devil.
        [1913 Webster]
              That same demon that hath gulled thee thus. --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  50 Moby Thesaurus words for "daemon":
     Geist, Muse, afflatus, ancestral spirits, angel, attendant godling,
     atua, control, creative thought, creativity, daimonion, demon,
     divine afflatus, evil spirits, fairy godmother, familiar,
     familiar spirit, fire of genius, genius, genius domus, genius loci,
     good angel, good genius, guardian, guardian angel, guardian spirit,
     guide, household gods, inspiration, intelligence, invisible helper,
     lares and penates, lares compitales, lares familiaris,
     lares permarini, lares praestites, lares viales, manes,
     ministering angel, numen, penates, soul, special providence,
     specter, spirit, supernatural being, talent, totem, tutelar god,

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

         Disk And Execution MONitor (Unix)

From Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary :

     the Greek form, rendered "devil" in the Authorized Version of
     the New Testament. Daemons are spoken of as spiritual beings
     (Matt. 8:16; 10:1; 12:43-45) at enmity with God, and as having a
     certain power over man (James 2:19; Rev. 16:14). They recognize
     our Lord as the Son of God (Matt. 8:20; Luke 4:41). They belong
     to the number of those angels that "kept not their first
     estate," "unclean spirits," "fallen angels," the angels of the
     devil (Matt. 25:41; Rev. 12:7-9). They are the "principalities
     and powers" against which we must "wrestle" (Eph. 6:12).

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