Subject: Re: N. logo doesn't have to be cute ?
To: Jukka Marin <>
From: Curt Sampson <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/09/1997 17:40:14
On Tue, 4 Nov 1997, Jukka Marin wrote:

> > In English, the word ``daemon'' is derived from a Greek root.  It
> > means a neutral, helpful spirit.  ``daemon'' does not have malevolent
> > overtones.
> Hmm.. I guess the Finnish language doesn't have a word for "daemon", then..

It may. Find yourself a Greek scholar who knows something about
both Biblical and Classical Greek, and ask about the difference
between _daimonion_ (demon), and _daimon_ (daemon; that last o is
an omega in this case; in all others it's an omicron).


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