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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a subordinate deity, in some philosophies the creator of the universe;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Demiurge \Dem"i*urge\, n. [Gr. dhmioyrgo`s a worker for the people, a workman, especially the maker of the world, the Creator; dh`mios belonging to the people (fr. dh^mos the people) + 'e`rgon a work.] 1. (Gr. Antiq.) The chief magistrate in some of the Greek states. [1913 Webster] 2. God, as the Maker of the world. [1913 Webster] 3. According to the Gnostics, an agent or one employed by the Supreme Being to create the material universe and man. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

demiurge n 1: a subordinate deity, in some philosophies the creator of the universe




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