Prince of Darkness


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Prince of Darkness

n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) another name for Satan

Prince′ of Dark′ness


n.
Satan.
[1595–1605]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Prince of Darkness - (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of GodPrince of Darkness - (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell
faith, religion, religious belief - a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny; "he lost his faith but not his morality"
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
References in classic literature ?
At such moments it would not have been difficult to have fancied the dusky savage the Prince of Darkness brooding on his own fancied wrongs, and plotting evil.
Though he had never regarded himself as other than an orthodox Christian, and would argue on prevenient grace if the subject were proposed to him, I think his virtual divinities were good practical schemes, accurate work, and the faithful completion of undertakings: his prince of darkness was a slack workman.
Fielding tells us that man is fire, and woman tow, and the Prince of Darkness sets a light to 'em.
And after Black Sabbath closed the festival in 2016, how could I not ask The Prince of Darkness to come back all on his own?
This cuddly Prince of Darkness is joined by a menagerie of famous ghouls, ghosts and grotesques, all of whom turn out to be deeply misunderstood, fun-loving misfits, who are tired of being the target for torchand pitchfork-wielding villagers.
It was a world of superstition, despair, lack of hope, ruled by the Prince of Darkness and expressed in cruelty and aimlessness.
Don't get me wrong: Unlike some Clinton haters, who have the same opinion of his boss, I don't mean Gore is literally the Prince of Darkness.
THE Prince of Darkness in charge of deciding the Ladbrokes-Coral issue; what a thought
In ancient Arabic folklore, ghuls belonged to a diabolic class of jinn (spirits) and were said to be the offspring of Iblis, the Muslim prince of darkness.
Like Bram Stoker's prince of darkness, not only is Richard Nixon back, but he no longer fears the daylight.
The Harpy" will star Steven Baldwin who appeared in "The Usual Suspects," "28 Days," "Nuts" and "Brief Encounter" and Peter Jason, whose more notable appearances include John Carpenter films such as "The Prince of Darkness," "They Live," "Village of the Damned," "Escape from L.
All you ever wanted to know (and some you didn't) about the Prince Of Darkness.