What is another word for demigod?

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[ dˈɛmɪɡˌɒd], [ dˈɛmɪɡˌɒd], [ d_ˈɛ_m_ɪ_ɡ_ˌɒ_d]

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How to use "Demigod" in context?

Demigods are beings that, despite not being outright gods, occupy an immensely powerful spot in the pantheon of comic book supervillains. The term was coined in the 1950s byeditor Jerry Siegel and artist Joe Shuster, who created the DC Comics character Superman. While not a god, Superman could easily equals or surpass any mere mortal in strength and abilities.

In ancient mythology and legend, demigods are beings that are the offspring of a god and a mortal. These beings are often considered to be exceptional in terms of power and strength. They are not always benevolent, and can often be ruthless anddiabolic in their ambitions.

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