Domdaniel

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Domdaniel dom-dan′yel a hall under the sea inhabited by a sorcerer and his disciples:
    • n Domdaniel dom-dan′yel (Carlyle) an infernal cave, den of iniquity generally.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—Gr. dōma Daniēl, house of Daniel.

Usage

In literature:

DOMDANIEL, a hall under the ocean where the evil spirits and magicians hold council under their chief and pay him homage.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
Noy, Attorney-General, domdaniel of attorneys, ix, 315.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 14" by Elbert Hubbard
All the witches confessed that they had been present at the great Domdaniel, or Sabbath.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
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