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Scriptsשָׂטָן Ancient Hebrew
PronouncedPron.SAY-tən English
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Meaning & History

Derived from Hebrew שָׂטָן (satan) meaning "adversary". This is the Hebrew name of the enemy of the Judeo-Christian god. In the New Testament he is also known by the title Devil (Diabolos in Greek).

Categories

biblical, demons, evil deities, Victor Hugo characters
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute