- A benevolent spirit as opposed to a cacodemon (an evil daemon).
Agathodemon Also Agathodaimon or Agathodaemon. A good spirit/demon that was worshipped by the ancient Egyptians. He had the shape of a serpent with a human head. The flying serpents or dragons venerated by ancient peoples were also called Agathodemons, or good genies. http://www.occultopedia.com/a/agathodemon.htm - 123k -