Lucifer

PRIMARY MEANINGS OF: Lucifer

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n
(Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell
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n
a planet (usually Venus) seen just before sunrise in the eastern sky
FULL DEFINITIONS OF: Lucifer
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n (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell

Synonyms:
Beelzebub, Devil, Old Nick, Prince of Darkness, Satan, the Tempter
Example of:
spiritual being, supernatural being
an incorporeal being believed to have powers to affect the course of human events
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n a planet (usually Venus) seen just before sunrise in the eastern sky

Synonyms:
Phosphorus, daystar, morning star
Type of:
major planet, planet
(astronomy) any of the nine large celestial bodies in the solar system that revolve around the sun and shine by reflected light; Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto in order of their proximity to the sun; viewed from the constellation Hercules, all the planets rotate around the sun in a counterclockwise direction
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