HyperDic: the_tempter

English > 1 sense of the expression the Tempter:
NOUNperson the Tempter, Satan, Old Nick, Devil, Lucifer, Beelzebub, Prince of Darkness(Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God
English > the Tempter: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaning(Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell.
SynonymsSatan, Old Nick, Devil, Lucifer, Beelzebub, Prince of Darkness
CategoryIslam, Islamism, Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, MuslimismThe 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
religion, faith, religious beliefA strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
Instance ofspiritual being, supernatural beingAn incorporeal being believed to have powers to affect the course of human events
SpanishBeelzebub, Belcebú, demonio, diablo, espíritu maligno, Lucifer, Luzbel, príncipe de las tinieblas, Satanás, Satán
Catalanbanyeta, Beelzebub, Belcebú, diable, dimoni, esperit maligne, Llucifer, príncep de les tenebres, Satanàs, Satan

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