Prince of Darkness

noun
(Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell
Syn: ↑Satan, ↑Old Nick, ↑Devil, ↑Lucifer, ↑Beelzebub, ↑the Tempter
Derivationally related forms: ↑devilize (for: ↑Devil), ↑Satanic (for: ↑Satan)
Topics:
Instance Hypernyms: ↑spiritual being, ↑supernatural being

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the ˌPrince of ˈDarkness 7 [Prince of Darkness] noun
a name for the Devil

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Prince of Darkness — может означать: Князь Тьмы (англ. Prince of Darkness)  одно из имён Сатаны, использованное Джоном Мильтоном в поэме Потерянный рай. В кинематографе Дракула: Князь Тьмы  фильм ужасов режиссёра Теренса Фишера (1966). Князь тьмы … …   Википедия

  • Prince Of Darkness — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Prince of Darkness (en français Prince des Ténèbres) est le nom de deux albums de hard rock : Prince of Darkness album d Ozzy Osbourne Prince of… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Prince of Darkness — may refer to:* Satan, viewed as the embodiment of evil People * A nickname for Miles Davis, jazz trumpeter, bandleader and composer * A nickname for Bill Galvin, Secretary of State for Massachusetts * A nickname for Joseph Lucas, British… …   Wikipedia

  • Prince of darkness — Darkness Dark ness, n. 1. The absence of light; blackness; obscurity; gloom. [1913 Webster] And darkness was upon the face of the deep. Gen. i. 2. [1913 Webster] 2. A state of privacy; secrecy. [1913 Webster] What I tell you in darkness, that… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Prince of darkness — Prince Prince, n. [F., from L. princeps, cipis, the first, chief; primus first + capere to take. See {Prime}, a., and {Capacious}.] 1. The one of highest rank; one holding the highest place and authority; a sovereign; a monarch; originally… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Prince of Darkness — n. SATAN …   English World dictionary

  • Prince of Darkness — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Prince of Darkness (en français Prince des Ténèbres) est le nom de deux albums de hard rock : Prince of Darkness album d Ozzy Osbourne Prince of… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Prince of Darkness —    1) Title given to SATAN and BELIAL. In the Dead Sea Scrolls, Belial is appointed by God to corrupt and to serve as “the prince of the dominion of wickedness.” He is followed by the children of falsehood. The Prince of Darkness also is the… …   Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology

  • Prince of Darkness — Prince of Dark|ness, the a poetic name for the ↑Devil …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Prince of Darkness — Prince′ of Dark′ness n. rel Satan • Etymology: 1595–1605 …   From formal English to slang

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