Definition of Damon in English:

Damon

Syllabification: Da·mon
Pronunciation: /ˈdāmən
 
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A legendary Syracusan of the 4th century bc whose friend Pythias was sentenced to death by Dionysius I. Damon stood bail for Pythias, who returned just in time to save him, and was himself reprieved.

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