What does the word demon mean?

Usage examples for demon

  1. Then the demon was glad. – Philippine Folk-Tales by Clara Kern Bayliss, Berton L. Maxfield, W. H. Millington, Fletcher Gardner, Laura Watson Benedict
  2. Sa'ad the Demon was now in his glory. – Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton
  3. The demon is in yourself. – The Marquis of Lossie by George MacDonald