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Cacʹodæʹmon

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An evil spirit. Astrologers give this name to the Twelfth House of Heaven, from which only evil prognostics proceed. (Greek, kakos daimon.)

“Hie thee to hell for shame, and leave the world,

Thou cacodemon.”


Shakespeare: Richard III., i. 3.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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