As proper nouns the difference between archenemy and moriarty
is that archenemy
is (christianity) satan while moriarty
is of (etyl
a principal enemy
(en proper noun
of (etyl) origin.
; by extension any such archenemy or nemesis.
:1997 Martha Nochimson, "The passion of David Lynch: wild at heart in Hollywood?"
::The town of Twin peaks, suddenly not energised by its mammary setting, is narrated as a large chess board on which the action is completely defined by the competing logic of Dale Cooper and his Moriarty -like nemesis, Windom Earle.
A city in New Mexico