Demon – Paranormal – occultism
A demon is a supernatural being, typically associated with evil,
video games, movies, anime, and television series.
The original Greek word daimon does not carry negative connotations.
The Ancient Greek word δαίμων daimōn denotes a spirit or divine power,
where it describes the divine inspiration of Socrates.
In Ancient Near Eastern religions and in the Abrahamic traditions,
including ancient and medieval Christian demonology,
a demon is considered a harmful spiritual entity which may cause demonic possession,
calling for an exorcism.
In Western occultism and Renaissance magic,
which grew out of an amalgamation of Greco-Roman magic,
Jewish Aggadah and Christian demonology,