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demons and daemons 

The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity
Sophie Lunn-RockliffeSophie Lunn-Rockliffe

Spiritual creatures who were thought to act as intermediaries between men and gods, or as minions of the Devil. Belief in the power of these spirits was widespread in Late Antiquity judging by the plethora of magical texts dealing with demons, and stories about possession. ... ...

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