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lucifer (ˈluːsɪfə Pronunciation for lucifer

Definitions

noun

  1. a friction match: originally a trade name for a match manufactured in England in the 19th century

Lucifer (ˈluːsɪfə Pronunciation for Lucifer

Definitions

noun

  1. the leader of the rebellion of the angels: usually identified with Satan
  2. the planet Venus when it rises as the morning star

Word Origin

Old English, from Latin Lūcifer, light-bearer, from lūx light + ferre to bear

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