General Lore, Gods, Demigods, Heroes, Symbols, and Other Famous Mythological Characters

Abaddon

A demon of evil, the angel of the abyss. Occasionally called Abaddon.

Abasdarhon

A demon. Sometimes called Abasdarhon.

Abdiel

A demon; one of the seraphim in Milton's Paradise Lost. At times, identified as Abdiel, Abdeel or Abdeel.

Abduxuel

A moon demon. Sometimes identified as Abduxuel.

Abigor

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Abraxas

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Abraxas stones

Gems engraved and used as talismans. Sometimes called Abraxas stones.

Abrinael

A moon demon. Called Abrinael.

Abrulges

A demon. Sometimes known as Abrulges.

Aceroba

A demon. Sometimes known as Aceroba.

Acharon

A demon said to take possession of humans. At times, called Acharon.

Achlahayr

A demon. Also known as Achlahayr.

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Acteror

A demon. At times, identified as Acteror.

ada

A magic word uttered to avert bad luck. Also called ada.

Adam's Jewel

A magic stone said to light the way to the underworld. Known as Adam's Jewel.

Adam's Peak

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adderstone

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Adjuchas

A rock demon. Occasionally known as Adjuchas.

Adnachiel

The ruling spirit of the constellation. Sagittarius. Occasionally identified as Adnachiel, Advachiel, Advachiel, Saritiel or Saritiel.

Adonides

A demon said to take possession of humans. Also identified as Adonides.

Adrameleck

A demon. In black magic, one of the Ministers, the High Chancellor. Sometimes known as Adrameleck, Adar, Adar, Adram(m)elech, Adrammelech, Adrammelech, Sardon, Adramelech, Anamelech or Andramelech.

Adriel

A moon demon. Also identified as Adriel.

Adversary, The

A name for the Devil, Satan. Occasionally known as Adversary, The.

Aeglun

A demon of lightning. On occassion, identified as Aeglun.

aeon

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Aeon

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aeriae potestates

Aerial powers, the sixth order of demons, ruled by Merizim. In some lore, occasionally known as aeriae potestates, Aerials or Aerials.

Aerials

Demons of the air who can materialise. These beings are said to cause storms at sea. Also called Aerials, aeriae potestates or aeriae potestates.

aerolite

A meteorite: a sacred stone. These stones are regarded by some as having healing properties. Sometimes known as aerolite.

aeromancy

Divination from atmospheric phenomena. Referred to as aeromancy, aerimancy or aerimancy.

Aethnicus

A fire demon. These demons are envisaged in a form like a salamander. In some lore, occasionally called Aethnicus, Aethnici or Aethnici.

Aetneans

Elementals, fire spirits, in some accounts. At times, known as Aetneans.

Afgod

A false god; an effigy. Also identified as Afgod.

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Agacella

A monster in the form of a tiger-like animal with horns and hoofs. Called Agacella.

Agaliarept

A demon of hell. Sometimes known as Agaliarept.

Agares

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agaric

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agate

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Agathion

A demon or witch's familiar that may live in metal rings or in bottles. Identified as Agathion.

Agenor

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ages

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Agimon

One of the cardinal demons, in some accounts. Occasionally referred to as Agimon.

Agla

A magic word used to drive the Devil away. In some references, identified as Agla.

Aglaophotis

A demon. In some references, referred to as Aglaophotis.

Aglas

A demon. In some references, called Aglas.

Agor

A demon. At times, known as Agor.

Agra

A demon. Also commonly known as Agra.

Agrippa

A book of spells. Sometimes known as Agrippa.

Agu'gux

The creator-god of the Aleut. In some lore, occasionally known as Agu'gux.

Ahura Mazda

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Aiel

An angel, ruler of the sign Aries. Also identified as Aiel.

ailuranthropy

The ability to turn oneself into a cat. On occassion, referred to as ailuranthropy, aeluranthropy or aeluranthropy.

Aini

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air

Some cultures believe that air contains an evil spirit which can cause illness and death if inhaled. Also commonly called air, Aer, Aer, Air, Aura, Ner or Air.

Aiwass

A spirit said to have dictated a book of magic. On occassion, called Aiwass.

Akercock

A demon attendant on Belphegor. Also identified as Akercock.

Akibeel

One of the 7 Ischin who taught man the meaning of signs. In some accounts, known as Akibeel.

Alastor

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Alberich

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albino

In some accounts, those born without skin pigment are the children of fairies by mortal women. Sometimes identified as albino.

alchemy

Pseudo-science directed towards the transmutation of base metals to gold, and other unlikely aims such as finding the elixir of life. Occasionally identified as alchemy, Hermetic art, Hermetic art, Hermetic philosophy or Hermetic philosophy.

Alchochoder

A planet said to control the length of a person's life. Called Alchochoder.

alder

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Aldhelm

Author of Book of Monsters. In some accounts, identified as Aldhelm.

Aldinach

A demon causing storms and earthquakes. Occasionally known as Aldinach.

alectryomancy

Divination from the actions of a cockerel eating grain placed beside letters written round a circle. Also commonly referred to as alectryomancy, alectromancy or alectromancy.

Aleph-tau

Eternity: beginning and end; author of the universe. Also commonly known as Aleph-tau.

aleuromancy

Divination from burning flour or from messages concealed in balls of dough. In some accounts, known as aleuromancy.

Alfild

First wife of Sigurd Ring. Mother of Ragnar Lodbrok. She wove a magic shirt for Ragnar to keep him safe in battle. Known as Alfild.

Algol

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Alhoniel

A moon demon. Also commonly called Alhoniel.

Alimiel

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. On occassion, referred to as Alimiel.

alkahest

A mythical universal solvent. Sometimes identified as alkahest.

All-father

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alligator

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Allocer

A demon, a duke of hell. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. Sometimes referred to as Allocer, Alloen, Alloen, Alloien, Alloien, Alocer, Alocer, Allo(i)en or Allo(i)en.

allotheism

The worship of strange gods. Occasionally known as allotheism.

Alma

Soul personified. In some references, called Alma.

almond

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alomancy

Divination using salt thrown on the fire. Also commonly called alomancy, halomancy or halomancy.

Alouqua

A female demon or succubus. Identified as Alouqua.

Alphariza

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. Also referred to as Alphariza.

Alphin

A dove spirit. Also commonly referred to as Alphin.

Alphyn

A monster with knotted tail. In some lore, occasionally identified as Alphyn.

Alquife

A famous enchanter. On occassion, referred to as Alquife.

Alraun

The root of the mandrake: a good luck. Charm is made from it. Referred to as Alraun, Alrune, Alrune or Alraun.

Alrinach

A demon causing shipwrecks, sometimes seen in the form of an old woman. On occassion, identified as Alrinach.

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alter ego

Second self; spirit double. Occasionally identified as alter ego.

alum

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Amaimon

A mediaeval devil, ruler of the eastern. Part of hell. One of the cardinal demons. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. Occasionally identified as Amaimon, Amaymon, Amaymon, Amoymon, Amoymon, Maimon, Maimon, Maymon, Maymon or Mammon.

Amasarac

A demon. Also called Amasarac.

Amazarak

One of the 7 Ischin, said to have taught men the arts of sorcery and mathematics. In some lore, occasionally called Amazarak.

amber

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Ambriel

A demon, ruler of the sign of Gemini. Also commonly called Ambriel.

Ambuscias

A demon, duke of hell. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. Occasionally identified as Ambuscias, Amduscias or Amduscias.

Amenadial

A demon of the West. Called Amenadial, Ament, Ament or Mut.

Amers

One of the 7 angels, the Ischin. His function was to teach men how to solve problems in magic. Called Amers.

amethyst

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Aminadab

A name for Satan. On occassion, referred to as Aminadab.

ammonite

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Amnedial

A moon demon. Also identified as Amnedial.

amniomancy

Divination using the caul of a newborn child. The condition of the caul was said to indicate the health of the child in later years. Also called amniomancy.

Amnixiel

A moon demon. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Amnixiel.

Amon

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amphisbaena

A monster, a two-headed snake or a bird/snake with a second head on the end of its tail. Sometimes known as amphisbaena.

amulet

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Amutiel

A moon demon. Also commonly called Amutiel.

Amy

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amygdalus

The almond tree. This tree was held to be sacred by the Phrygians. At times, referred to as amygdalus.

anachithidus

A stone said to have the power to conjure up demons and ghosts. Also called anachithidus.

anachitis

A stone said to have the power to conjure up water spirits. In some references, known as anachitis.

Anael

A demon of the hours of the day. King of astral light. Also identified as Anael.

Anak

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Anane

A demon. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Anane.

Ananizapta

A magical phrase used to repel demons. Occasionally referred to as Ananizapta, Ananyzapta or Ananyzapta.

Anarazel

A demon. He, with Fecor and Gaziel, is a guardian of hidden treasure. Occasionally referred to as Anarazel, Fecor, Fecor or Gaziel.

ancestor worship

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Ancient One

A title for God. Known as Ancient One.

Andras

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Andrealphus

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Andromalius

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androsphinx

A sphinx in which the human part is male. Occasionally referred to as androsphinx.

anemone

The flower of Adonis. In some accounts, referred to as anemone.

angelica

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Angels of the Elements

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Angels of the Twelve Signs

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Anguipede

A name for Abraxas as 'snake-footed'. Identified as Anguipede.

Aniel

An archangel associated with the planet Venus in mediaeval lore. Also referred to as Aniel, Anael or Anael.

animalism

The belief that there is life in all things. emonism) Occasionally referred to as animalism, animism, animism, polydaemonism or polyd(a.

animals

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animism

Belief in spirits inherent in all. Things. emonism) Also identified as animism, animalism, animalism, polydaemonism or polyd(a.

Ansitif

One of the 17 demons said to have taken possession of nuns. In some accounts, called Ansitif.

ant-lion

A beast like a lion with the rear part. Like a huge ant. This beast, it was said, could eat neither flesh nor plants. Also known as ant-lion.

anthropomancy

Divination using human entrails. Occasionally called anthropomancy.

Antichrist

A demon. In black magic he is a juggler in hell. In some accounts, called Antichrist.

Antichthon

A supposed world beyond the sun. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Antichthon.

Antilia

A blessed land. This realm was envisaged as an island paradise situated to the west of Atlantis. Also commonly identified as Antilia.

antiphates

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ape

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apophatic

Description of deity by listing what God is not. Also identified as apophatic.

apotropaism

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apparition

A spirit appearance of a ghost: a supernatural vision. Also known as apparition.

Apples of Stakhar

Mythical apples, sweet on one side, bitter on the other. In some accounts, referred to as Apples of Stakhar.

Aprilists

Worshippers of the Bull. Also called Aprilists.

Apus

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aquarelle

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Aquarius

The eleventh sign of the Zodiac, the water-carrier. Also identified as Aquarius, Water-carrier, Water-carrier, Arab Dahu, Arab Dahu, Mesopotamian Giz or Mesopotamian Giz.

Aquiel

A demon that can be called up on Sundays. Occasionally referred to as Aquiel, Surgat, Surgat, Sargat or Sargat.

Arariel

A guardian spirit of the waters. In some lore, occasionally identified as Arariel.

Aration

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Arcan

A demon king. Sometimes called Arcan.

arch-magic

Powerful magic such as that required to restore the dead to life. In some references, known as arch-magic.

Archaeus

A spirit investing all living things. Also commonly known as Archaeus, Archeus or Archeus.

archer god

A god armed with bow and arrows, such as the Greek Eros or the Roman Cupid. In some lore, occasionally called archer god, Apollo, Apollo, Apollon, Abaeus, Abaios, Aguieus, Agyieus, Aleuromantes, Apellon, Apotropaeus, Archer God, Atepomarus, Carneios, Catharsius, Cynthius, Delian, Delius, Delphinius, Eulalon, Hecatos, Helius, Karn(ei)os, Loxias, Lyc(a)eus, Lykaios, Lyc(el)ius, Lycian, Musagetes, Nomius, Paean, Pae(e)on, Paion, Pasturer, Phoebus Apollo, Pytheus, Pythian, Pyth(i)us, Rat-killer, Sminthian, Smintheus, Sminthius, Sol, Tortor, Tyrxis, British Maponus, Etruscan Aplu, Veiovis, Gaulish Atepomarus, Roman Apellun, bowyer god or bowyer god.

archimage

A chief magician. Also called archimage.

Ardesial

A moon demon. At times, referred to as Ardesial.

Argasill

A monster in the form of an antelope. In some accounts, known as Argasill.

Ariel

A spirit of the air: a water spirit. Referred to as Ariel.

Aries

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Arizial

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Arizial.

Armadiel

A demon of secret messages. In some references, known as Armadiel.

Armeis

A demon. In some references, known as Armeis.

Armilus

A demon, spirit of envy and greed. In some references, referred to as Armilus.

armomancy

Divination from the shoulders of beasts. Referred to as armomancy.

Armon

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. In some lore, occasionally known as Armon.

arrow

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Arthuriad

The corpus of literature devoted to Arthurian legends. Also commonly identified as Arthuriad.

Asaradel

An angel, one of the 7 Ischin who taught men the motions of the moon. Sometimes known as Asaradel.

Ascaroth

A demon of informers and spies. Sometimes called Ascaroth.

Aseliel

A demon of the West. Also known as Aseliel.

Aseroth

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Aseroth.

ash

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Ashmodel

A demon; destroyer of God. Referred to as Ashmodel.

Ashtaroth

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Asiel

A spirit, ruler of Aquarius. In other versions, the ruler of Aquarius is Gambiel. At times, known as Asiel, Asiriel or Asiriel.

Asima

A demon said to take possession of humans. Also commonly called Asima.

Asinari

Ass worshippers. Also commonly called Asinari.

Asinor

Ruler of one of the 7. Supposed firmaments. Occasionally identified as Asinor.

Asmodel

An astral spirit of the constellation Taurus. Occasionally called Asmodel.

Asmodeus

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aspidomancy

A form of divination calling up demons. Sometimes called aspidomancy.

Aspirates

Minor deities. Called Aspirates.

Astabhuja-Kurnkulla

A form of Kurnkulla shown as red with Sarus. Sometimes referred to as Astabhuja-Kurnkulla.

Astasian demons

Aerial demons. These beings, ruled by Geradiel, are said to impart secrets to humans. Sometimes called Astasian demons.

astragalomancy

Divination by the casting of knucklebones. At times, known as astragalomancy.

astral body

The spirit body, opposite of the physical body. Also commonly referred to as astral body.

astral spirits

The spirits of the stars. Sometimes known as astral spirits.

astral world

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astrology

Divination from the planets or the Zodiac. Also commonly known as astrology.

astromancy

Divination from the stars. Sometimes called astromancy.

Asyriel

A demon. On occassion, called Asyriel.

Ataliel

A moon demon. Occasionally called Ataliel.

Athanaton

A leader of the demons of the East. Also known as Athanaton.

Attaconi

A race of people said to live beyond. The Himalayas. In some accounts, called Attaconi.

auf

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augury

Divination from the flight of birds. Called augury, auspice, auspice, auspicy, auspicy, ornithomancy, ornithomancy or ornithoscopy.

Aunt Nancy

Name for Anansi in parts of North. America, South America and the West Indies. Also called Aunt Nancy, Anansi, Anansi, Annancy, Mr Spider, Spider, Mr, Nansi, Ti Malice, Ashanti Kwaku Ananse, Hausa Gizo or West Indian Annency.

aura

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Ausiul

An angel, ruler of the sign Aquarius. On occassion, known as Ausiul.

Author

A deity: creator of the universe. In some accounts, known as Author, Great Tor or Great Tor.

automatic writing

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Awanaisa

Son of Eblis. In some references, referred to as Awanaisa, Gro Mama, Gro Mama, Aida, Mama fo Dou, Mama fo Gro, Waisa, Asase or African Asa'ase.

axe

An edged tool or weapon, significant in many cultures. In some accounts, referred to as axe, axinomancy or axinomancy.

Axe Age

One of the 4 ages referred to in the Eddas. Occasionally called Axe Age.

axinomancy

Divination from the motions of agate on a hot axe. In some references, identified as axinomancy, axe or axe.

axle tree

A tree, such as Yggrasil, regarded as forming the centre of rotation of the earth (or the universe). Occasionally referred to as axle tree, Backbone of Osiris or Backbone of Osiris.

Ayil

A demon of Sagittarius. Occasionally identified as Ayil.

Az

A Manichaean female demon. On occassion, identified as Az.

Azaradel

A demon. This being is said to have come to earth and explained the motions of the moon. Called Azaradel.

Azariel

A moon demon. Sometimes known as Azariel.

Azeruel

A moon demon. In some accounts, known as Azeruel.

Azeuph

A demon. Also commonly known as Azeuph.

Azibeel

A demon. In some references, called Azibeel.

Aziel

A moon demon. In some lore, occasionally identified as Aziel.

Baabal

A demon. On occassion, known as Baabal.

Baal

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Baal-Berith

A demon of blasphemy, secretary in hell. Occasionally known as Baal-Berith, Balberith, Balberith, Baal-Berith, Baal-Berith, Berith, Berith, Baal-Berith, Beal, Bofi, Bolfry or Beal.

Baal-Zephon

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Baalism

Worship of Baal. Sometimes called Baalism.

Baalite

A worshipper of Baal. On occassion, referred to as Baalite.

Babel

An angel of the second heaven, controlling the South and Wednesday. At times, called Babel.

baccharis

A herb used in magic rites. At times, known as baccharis.

Bachanael

An angel of the first heaven, controlling the west and Monday. Also referred to as Bachanael.

bacularia

A witch who rides on a broomstick. On occassion, known as bacularia.

Badiol

A demon. In some references, called Badiol.

Baglis

A demon of measures. At times, identified as Baglis.

Balam

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Balan

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Balay

An angel of the first heaven, controlling the north and Monday. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Balay.

Balidet

A demon acting as a minister of Amaimon. Sometimes identified as Balidet.

Balkin

An evil spirit serving the demon Luridan. Occasionally known as Balkin.

Balkis

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Ballisaugon

An evil demon, patron of thieves. Sometimes called Ballisaugon.

Balor

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Baltazo

A demon said to have taken possession of a girl in 1566. In some lore, occasionally called Baltazo.

Baphomet

The supposed idol of the Knights Templar. A goat revered by witches. Sometimes known as Baphomet.

Baragulla

Son of Ea. A demon. Identified as Baragulla, Abu Zayd, Abu Zayd, Bara or Bara.

Baratron

An evil demon. He is depicted as a sorcerer in priestly robes. Also commonly called Baratron.

Barbarot

An angel of the second heaven, controlling the East and Wednesday. Also commonly referred to as Barbarot.

Barbatos

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is depicted as the leader of a band of hunters and can foretell the future. At times, identified as Barbatos.

Barbazel

A demon of the planet Mars. Sometimes called Barbazel.

Barbiel

A demon of the sign Scorpio, the scorpion. Sometimes called Barbiel, Sartziel or Sartziel.

Barbil

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Barbil.

Barchiel

A demon ruling the sign Pisces, the fish. Also called Barchiel, Bachiel, Bachiel, Baciel, Baciel, Bac(h)iel, Bac(h)iel, Vacabiel, Vacabiel or Bauchiel.

Barcus

A demon. Occasionally known as Barcus.

Bargas

A demon. Also commonly known as Bargas.

Barginiel

A demon of the hours of the day. On occassion, known as Barginiel.

Bariel

A demon of the hours of the day. Also commonly called Bariel.

Barkayal

One of the 7 Ischin. He passed on knowledge of astronomy to human beings. Sometimes known as Barkayal, Barkaial or Barkaial.

barker

A person who has been possessed by a dog-spirit. At times, called barker.

Barku

A demon who was said to know the secret of the transmutation of base. Metals into gold. Also identified as Barku, Barqu or Barqu.

Barley King

A vegetation deity. This deity is ritually castrated and killed at the end of the harvest. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Barley King.

Barma

A demon. He was said to be able to change the form of sorcerers and to transport them wherever they wished to go. In some accounts, referred to as Barma.

Barman

An evil demon said to take possession of humans. At times, referred to as Barman.

Barmiel

A demon of surrender in war. Also commonly called Barmiel.

Baron

A demon. In some lore, occasionally known as Baron.

baru

A magician: an occultist. At times, called baru.

Baruchas

A demon who passes on secret knowledge. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Baruchas.

Bathala

A name for Shiva in the Philippines. Sometimes referred to as Bathala, Shiva, Shiva, Acyata, Adinatha, Aghora, Akula, Ananda, Anant(es)a, Annamurti, Bhadra Vira, Bhagavan, Bhairava, Bhatara Guru, Bhava, Bhavishya, Bhima, Bhuta-Natha, Bhuteswara, Blue Throat, Candesvara, Candrasekhara, Dakshina-Murti, Dhurjati, Digambara, Divine Yogi, Durvasas, Ganga-dhara, Garudi, Gopala, Goraknath, Great Ascetic, Gupta, Hara, Harihara, Isha(na), Is(h)a, Is(h)ana, Is(h)vara, Janardana, Kala(ri), Khandoba, Linga, Lingodbhava, Lord of the Dance, Lord of the Moon, Mahadeo, Mahadeva, Mahakala, Mahapurusha, Maharaja, Mahes(h)vara, Mangala, Mukhalinga, Nataraja, Nates(h)a, Nilakantha, Nritta-Murti, Pancanana, Panchamukti-Maruti, Pas(h)upati, Patsupati, Petara, Rishabha, Rudra, Sadyojata, Shaktiman, Shambhu, Shamkara, S(h)ankara, Sharabha, Shaumya, Sikhandin, Siva, Somanatha, Somaskanda, Srikantha, Sthanu, Sundara, Supreme Lord, Syama, Tatpurusha, Tri-lochana, Tripuratanka, Ugra, Vamadeva, Vira-Bhadra, Virabhadra, Virupashksa, Vishapaharana, Vishvanatha, Warayana, Buddhist Amitabha, Cambodian Hara, Prah Eysor, East Indies Karaeng Lowe, Is(h)wara, Mahaiswara, Mahatala, Mahayogi, Greek Cronos, Japanese Amida, Pacific Bat(h)ala, Siwa, Philippines Mahacabatara, Thai Phra In Suen, Kala Shiva, Pancabrahma, Batara Guru, Batara Guru, Baratra, Batala, Betara Guru, Bharata-Guru, Bhattara Guru, Indera, Venerable Teacher, Worshipful Master, Bat(h)ala, Bhat(t)ara, Guru, Pacific Islands Indera, Mahacabatara, Mahacabatara or Siwa.

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Batraal

A demon. Sometimes identified as Batraal.

Beaemot

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some accounts, known as Beaemot.

Bealphares

A demon, a duke of hell. Occasionally known as Bealphares.

Bearded Demon, The

A demon said to know the secret of the transmutation of metals. Sometimes identified as Bearded Demon, The.

Beatitude

A name of one of the Aeons. In some accounts, known as Beatitude.

Bechard

A demon associated with tempests and Friday. Occasionally called Bechard.

bee

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Beelzebub

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beetle

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befana

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Belah

A demon. In some lore, occasionally known as Belah.

Bele

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Beleth

A demon king. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is depicted as riding a pale horse and accompanied by musicians. Sometimes identified as Beleth, Bileth, Bileth, Byleth, Byleth, Bileth, Bileth or Bilet.

Belial

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Belias

A demon prince. On occassion, referred to as Belias.

belinomancy

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Belphegor

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Beng

A gypsy name for the Devil. Also called Beng.

Bensozia

A mediaeval she-devil. Also commonly called Bensozia, Benzozia or Benzozia.

Berbis

A demon. At times, referred to as Berbis.

Bergthora

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Berith

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Berkaial

A demon. In some lore, occasionally called Berkaial.

bestiary

A mediaeval book of animals both real and mythical. Occasionally identified as bestiary.

Bethage

A demon said to take possession of humans. Sometimes identified as Bethage.

Bethor

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the planet Jupiter. Known as Bethor.

Bethseda

A pool or spring in Jerusalem said to have miraculous healing powers. In some lore, occasionally identified as Bethseda.

Bethuel

A moon demon. Sometimes called Bethuel.

bezoar

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bibliomancy

Divination from random openings of a book: ascertaining guilt by weighing. Suspected sorcerers against the weight of the Bible. Sometimes known as bibliomancy, rhapsodomancy, rhapsodomancy or sortes.

Bifrons

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Bileth

A demon. A minister of Arcan, some say. Also commonly referred to as Bileth, Beleth, Beleth, Bileth, Byleth or Bileth.

bilocation

The ability to appear in 2 different. Locations at the same time. This alleged power is reported of several saints. Sometimes known as bilocation, duplication or duplication.

Bird of Paradise

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Bird of the Gods

A name for the hummingbird. Occasionally called Bird of the Gods, hummingbird, hummingbird or Revival Bird.

birds

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Black Dog

A goblin hound. Also commonly identified as Black Dog.

black magic

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Black Mass

A sacrilegious rite involving the Devil. Sometimes referred to as Black Mass.

Blood-bag shooting

A ceremony involving the ritual. Shooting of a deity. Also called Blood-bag shooting.

Bloody-bones

A hobgoblin. Sometimes called Bloody-bones.

Bne Seraphim

A demon of the planet Venus. In some accounts, identified as Bne Seraphim, Mne Seraphim or Mne Seraphim.

boanthropy

The supposed ability to turn oneself. Into a cow or a bull. At times, identified as boanthropy.

boar

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Boel

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Also referred to as Boel.

bogey

A goblin. On occassion, known as bogey, bogle, bogle, bogy or bogy.

boggard

A goblin or ghost. Also known as boggard, boggart, boggart, boggle, boggle, buggane or buggane.

Bonoham

A demon. Also commonly referred to as Bonoham.

Book of Monsters

A 7th or 8th century Book describing, inter alia, the fish woman or mermaid, written by Aldheim. Occasionally known as Book of Monsters.

Book of Spirits

A 19th C. Treatise on spiritualism. At times, identified as Book of Spirits, Chilam Balam, Chilam Balam, Book of Spirits, Book of the Tiger Priests or Chilan Balam.

Borachiel

A spirit of fruitfulness. Sometimes identified as Borachiel.

Boralim

A demon of the south. In some references, identified as Boralim.

Boras

A demon. Occasionally called Boras.

Boreyne

A monster, part lion, part eagle. Also commonly identified as Boreyne.

botanomancy

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Botis

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Botrager

A monster, a lion with a helmet. Sometimes known as Botrager.

bottle-imp

An imp contained in a bottle. In some references, called bottle-imp, spirit imp or spirit imp.

Brazen Head

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Breath of Love

The ability of demons to make women. Fall in love with them, merely by breathing on them. Referred to as Breath of Love, Magic Breath or Magic Breath.

Broth of the Sabbat

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Bruxae

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Bucaphi

A demon of witches. In some references, identified as Bucaphi.

bucentaur

A human-headed bull figure such as the minotaur. Also known as bucentaur, bull-man or bull-man.

Bucon

A demon of hatred. At times, called Bucon.

Budarjim

A demon. In some accounts, called Budarjim.

Buddhist cross

The swastika. In some lore, occasionally identified as Buddhist cross.

Buder

A demon. Referred to as Buder.

Buer

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Bufar

A demon. Also known as Bufar.

bug

A bogey: a goblin. In some references, identified as bug, Bog, Bog, Bug or Bug.

bugaboo

A bogey. Sometimes called bugaboo.

bugbear

A bogey or boggart that eats children. A goblin bear. At times, called bugbear.

bull

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bull marine

A monster, part bull, part fish. Also called bull marine.

bullbeggar

A hobgoblin. At times, called bullbeggar.

Bune

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Buniels

A demon. Also referred to as Buniels.

Buriel

A demon. Referred to as Buriel.

Butator

A demon, expert in calculation. Occasionally referred to as Butator.

butterfly

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Bydiel

A demon of secrets. Sometimes called Bydiel, Bidiel or Bidiel.

Caacrinolaas

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Cabariel

A demon. In some lore, occasionally known as Cabariel.

Cabiel

A moon demon. In some lore, occasionally known as Cabiel.

cacodaemon

An evil spirit. In some lore, occasionally identified as cacodaemon, cacodemon or cacodemon.

Cael

An angel, ruler of the sign Cancer. In some references, identified as Cael.

Caesarean birth

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Cahor

A demon of deception. In some accounts, identified as Cahor.

Caim

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caladrius

A white bird said to be able to cure the sick by taking the illness upon itself. Also identified as caladrius.

Calygreyhound

A monster in the form of a horned. Cat. Occasionally referred to as Calygreyhound.

Camaysar

A demon. On occassion, identified as Camaysar.

cambion

A child born of a liaison between an incubus or a succubus and a human. Sometimes called cambion, campion or campion.

camelopardel

A monster giraffe with horns. Also known as camelopardel.

Camuel

A benevolent demon, a king of the east. At times, identified as Camuel.

Cancer

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capnomancy

Divination from (patterns in) smoke. Also identified as capnomancy.

Capricorn

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Captiel

An astral spirit. In some accounts, referred to as Captiel.

captromancy

Divination using mirrors. In some references, called captromancy.

carbuncle

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cardinal demons

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Caretyne

A monster in the form of a bull with flames coming out of its mouth. Also referred to as Caretyne.

carnelian

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Carnesiel

A demon of the East. On occassion, referred to as Carnesiel.

Carnivenn

A demon of obscenity. On occassion, known as Carnivenn, Carnivean or Carnivean.

Carreau

A demon, lack of pity personified. On occassion, known as Carreau.

cartomancy

Divination from playing cards. Occasionally known as cartomancy.

Caspiel

A demon king of the south, one of the cardinal demons. Occasionally called Caspiel.

casting lots

A form of divination by drawing at random from a set of objects. Occasionally known as casting lots.

Casujoiah

An angel, ruler of the sign Capricorn. Also referred to as Casujoiah.

cat

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cat's eye

A semi-precious stone. This stone is said to give protection from the evil eye. On occassion, identified as cat's eye.

catoptromancy

Divination by mirrors. In some lore, occasionally referred to as catoptromancy.

Catwampus

A mythical animal. Sometimes referred to as Catwampus.

Cauld-lad

A spirit that moves household. Items such as furniture, during the night. On occassion, identified as Cauld-lad.

Causub

A demon of snake charming. In some lore, occasionally identified as Causub.

Caym

A ruler of hell. He is depicted as something of a dandy with the head and wings of a blackbird. In some accounts, identified as Caym.

CC

Light deities, celestial twins. In some references, known as CC.

celestial

One living in heaven. Also referred to as celestial.

Celestial Buddhas

Dhyanibuddhas In some lore, occasionally identified as Celestial Buddhas.

Celestial City

A name for heaven in Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress. Sometimes known as Celestial City, heaven, heaven, paradise, Sukhavati, Ilhuicatl or Huang-t'ien Shang Ti.

Celestial Stag

In China and Japan, the sun, regarded as a dragon. Occasionally referred to as Celestial Stag, dragon, dragon, drake, worm or also Celestial Stag.

Celestial Twins

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centauro-triton

A triton with the forelegs and hoofs of a horse as well as the usual human. Body and fish's tail. Sometimes referred to as centauro-triton, ichthyocentaur, ichthyocentaur, ichthyotaurus, ichthyotaurus, Triton or Triton.

Cephalonia

A mysterious island that could be found only by chance even by those who had once been there. On occassion, identified as Cephalonia, Lost Island, The, Lost Island, The, The Lost Island or The Lost Island.

ceraunoscopy

Divination from the sound of thunder. Also commonly called ceraunoscopy.

ceromancy

Divination from hot wax dropping. Into water. At times, called ceromancy.

Cethor

Husband of Eri. His wife had an affair with Elatha who fathered Bres on her. Sometimes called Cethor.

Chadakiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Libra. Sometimes called Chadakiel, Zuriel or Zuriel.

Chamo

A demon said to take possession of humans. Sometimes known as Chamo.

Chamos

A demon of flattery. In black magic he was Chamberlain of the Royal Household. Occasionally referred to as Chamos.

chaomancy

Divination by aerial apparitions. On occassion, known as chaomancy.

Chaos

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chariot

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chataka

A mystic bird that drinks. Only rainwater. In some references, known as chataka.

Chatloup

A monster, part wolf, cat and goat. Sometimes identified as Chatloup.

cheirognomy

Divination from lines on the hands. Also called cheirognomy, cheiromancy, cheiromancy, chirognomy, chiromancy, palmistry, palmistry, ch(e)iromancy or ch(e)iromancy.

Cheleb

A devil who works evil in the day. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Cheleb, Deber or Deber.

Chemor

A demon. Also commonly called Chemor.

cherub

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Chevasche

A sorceress said to suck babies' blood. In some references, identified as Chevasche.

Chi-Rho

A sacred symbol. Sometimes called Chi-Rho.

Chomiel

A demon serving Demoriel. In some accounts, referred to as Chomiel.

chrisoletus

A stone said to have the power to repel demons. Also commonly referred to as chrisoletus, chrysolite or chrysolite.

chrysolite

A stone said to have the power to ward off demons and fevers. Sometimes identified as chrysolite, chrisoletus or chrisoletus.

cieromancy

Divination by drawing lots. Occasionally known as cieromancy.

Cimeries

A demon, a marquis of hell. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is depicted astride a black horse and is said to teach literature. Also commonly identified as Cimeries.

Circle of the Sun

A megalith consisting of 5 stones with a central altar. Also known as Circle of the Sun.

City of Lanterns

A realm said to exist beyond the zodiac. On occassion, known as City of Lanterns.

clairaudience

The supposed power of hearing. The paranormal. In some accounts, called clairaudience.

clairvoyance

The supposed power of seeing the paranormal: visionary power. Also known as clairvoyance.

Clavicles of Solomon

A collection of magic formulae. The collection was compiled, it is said, by King Solomon. In some references, known as Clavicles of Solomon, Black Book or Black Book.

cledonomancy

Divination from the involuntary. Actions and utterances of humans. Occasionally referred to as cledonomancy.

cleromancy

Divination by lot, such as falling dice. In some lore, occasionally known as cleromancy.

Cocao

A demon associated with the planet. Mercury and Wednesday. Sometimes referred to as Cocao, Cochab, Cochab, Cochabiel or Cochabiel.

cock

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cockatrice

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Cocqcigrues

Imaginary animals. In some accounts, referred to as Cocqcigrues, Cocquecigrues, Cocquecigrues, Cocquecugrues, Cocquecugrues, coquecigrues, coquecigrues or cocqcigrues.

Colopation

A demon said to throw open prisons. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Colopation.

colours

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colt-pixy

A mischievous fairy. Occasionally identified as colt-pixy.

comparative mythology

The study of mythologies to elucidate. Differences and common ground. Also identified as comparative mythology.

conjuration

The raising of demons or spirits of the dead: black magic. In some accounts, called conjuration.

Constantius

One of the Seven Sleepers. In some accounts, called Constantius.

control

A spirit alleged to direct a medium. During a seance. Also referred to as control.

Coph

A mythical African king. Husband of Penelophon. Sometimes called Coph, Qoph, Qoph, Koph or Zoph.

coral

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corna

A magic word used to avert evil. On occassion, referred to as corna.

cornucopia

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Corson

One of the cardinal demons (south). Known as Corson.

coscinomancy

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Cosmic Egg

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Cottys

Cottus Sometimes called Cottys, Cottus, Cottus or Kottos.

Cozbi

A demon taking possession of humans. Also commonly called Cozbi.

creation

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Cresil

A demon of slovenliness. In some accounts, identified as Cresil.

criminatores

The eighth order of demons, spirits of calumny, ruled by Ashtaroth. Occasionally identified as criminatores, exploratores or exploratores.

crithomancy

Divination using meal strewn over victims for sacrifice. Sometimes identified as crithomancy.

crocodile

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crow

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crown

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Cruithneachan

A monk who taught St Columba when he was a boy. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Cruithneachan.

cryptaesthesia

Paranormal perception: clairvoyance. Also identified as cryptaesthesia.

crystallomancy

Divination with transparent bodies such as crystals. Also known as crystallomancy, scrying, scrying or crystal-gazing.

Cu Chorb

An ancestor of the kings of Leinster. Father of Cairbre Cluitheachair, Cormnac Lusc, Meas Corb and Nia Corb. On occassion, called Cu Chorb.

cubomancy

Divination using dice. Occasionally known as cubomancy.

Cuniali

A demon. On occassion, called Cuniali.

cunning man

A wizard. In some references, identified as cunning man, wizard or wizard.

cunning woman

A witch. Sometimes called cunning woman, witch, witch or malewarlock.

curis

The axis of the earth. A phallus. A rod, spear, etc. used for stirring. At creation. Also referred to as curis.

Curson

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Cusion

A demon. Also commonly referred to as Cusion.

cynanthropy

The ability to turn oneself into a dog. At times, known as cynanthropy, lycanthropy, lycanthropy, cucubuth, lupinam insaniam, lycanthropia, wolf madness or wolf-madness.

cynocephali

A mythical race of dog-headed humans. Said to live in India. Occasionally identified as cynocephali, hemicyne or hemicyne.

Dabriol

An angel associated with the south and Monday. Also called Dabriol.

dactylomancy

Divination using finger rings. On occassion, known as dactylomancy.

daemon

A good spirit intermediate between man and god: a demon. Referred to as daemon, daimon, daimon, daimones, demon, plurdaimones, Roman genius, demon, demon or demon.

Dagan

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Dagare

A deity invoked in white magic. Sometimes referred to as Dagare.

Dagda

A wax figure used in the casting of spells. Also called Dagda, Dagdae Daire, Dagdae Daire, Dagde, Dagde, Daghda, Daghda, Daghdha, Daghdha, Daygide, Daygide, Dagda, The, Dugal the Brown, Dugal the Brown, Great Father, Great Father, Bhraspati, Great God, Great God, Mahadeva, Reshpu, Mighty One, Mighty One or Sakhmet.

Dagon

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some lore, occasionally called Dagon, Dagan, Dagan, Deogan, On, Doghan, Dagan, Dagan, Odacon, Onnes, Daguna, Oannes, Dagan, Dagan, Siton, Baal-Dagon, 'corn-lord', Dagan or Dagan.

daimonia

Pagan idols or evil beasts. Also known as daimonia.

Damael

An angel associated with the east and Tuesday. Occasionally known as Damael, Damiel or Damiel.

dancing water

A magic liquid said to make women. Young, beautiful and rich. Also commonly called dancing water.

Danel

A demon. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Danel, Daniel, Daniel, Dn'il or King Daniel.

Dantalian

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Dapnael

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Also commonly called Dapnael.

Dardariel

A demon. Sometimes called Dardariel.

Darquiel

A demon associated with the south and Monday. Sometimes known as Darquiel.

Davy Jones

A seaman's term for the devil or sea spirit. On occassion, identified as Davy Jones.

Davy Jones' locker

The sea, regarded as the grave of drowned seamen. Sometimes referred to as Davy Jones' locker.

De Animalibus

A book of mythical animals written by Isidore, a Spanish bishop. In some references, known as De Animalibus.

De Orbe Novo

A 15th C. Book of the mythology of the Americas, written by Peter Martyr. Occasionally known as De Orbe Novo.

Deamial

An angel associated with the east and Monday. Also known as Deamial.

Deber

In some accounts, a devil who works. Evil at night. At times, known as Deber, Cheleb or Cheleb.

Decarabia

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deer

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Deliel

A demon. Occasionally known as Deliel.

dema-deities

Demi-gods worshipped in early. Planter communities. Known as dema-deities.

Demiurge

A creator: a Gnostic god. Son of Abattu. Referred to as Demiurge, Demiourgos, Demiourgos, Demiurgus or Demiurgus.

Demogorgon

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demon

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Demon's Head

The influence of evil spirits. Also commonly known as Demon's Head, Algol, Algol, Demon, Demon Star, Demon (Star), Arab Demon's Head, Ras al Ghul, Hebrew Demon's Head, Rosh ha Satan or Satan's Head.

demoness

A female evil spirit or devil. In some accounts, known as demoness.

demoniac

One possessed by a devil. Identified as demoniac.

demoniacism

Possession by a devil. On occassion, referred to as demoniacism.

demonianism

The belief that humans can be possessed by devils. Referred to as demonianism.

demoniast

One who believes in or deals with demons. On occassion, called demoniast, demonist, demonist or demonolater.

demonifuge

A spell or charm said to ward off demons. In some references, called demonifuge, stones, stones or sacred stones.

demonise

To portray as or turn into a devil. Sometimes called demonise.

demonism

Devil-worship. Occasionally referred to as demonism, demonality, demonality, demonolatry, demonolatry, demonomy or demonomy.

demonist

One who believes in or worships demons. In some references, referred to as demonist, demoniast, demoniast or demonolater.

demonocracy

Rule by devils: the power of devils. In some accounts, referred to as demonocracy.

demonography

Writing about demons. At times, called demonography.

demonolater

One who worships devils. Occasionally referred to as demonolater, demoniast, demoniast or demonist.

demonologist

One who makes a study of devils, etc. Also known as demonologist.

demonology

The study of devils, etc. In some accounts, referred to as demonology.

demonomagy

The study of magic in relation to demons. In some accounts, referred to as demonomagy.

demonomancy

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demonomania

A state in which one feels possessed. By devils. In some references, known as demonomania.

demonopath

One who suffers from the belief that his actions are controlled. By demons. Occasionally identified as demonopath.

demonopathy

Illness, mental or physical, caused by the belief that one's actions are controlled by demons. Sometimes called demonopathy.

demonry

Influence by demons. Also called demonry.

Demoriel

A demon, emperor of the north. Occasionally identified as Demoriel.

Deumus

A demon. This being is depicted as a man with four horns and the legs of a cockerel. On occassion, called Deumus, Dumo or Dumo.

deuteroscopy

Divination: second sight. Also commonly referred to as deuteroscopy.

Devel

A supreme god in the lore of the gypsies. On occassion, identified as Devel, Del or Del.

devil

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Devil of Silver

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Devil on Two Sticks

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devus

A name for a supreme deity. Also commonly known as devus.

dharani

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diablerie

Sorcery: the black art. In some references, referred to as diablerie, diablery or diablery.

diabolos

A devil: in some accounts, a demon. Separate from Satan. Occasionally known as diabolos.

diakka

A group of unclean spirits. Sometimes referred to as diakka.

Dimoriél

One of the cardinal demons (north). In some accounts, known as Dimoriél.

Din

A demon. On occassion, known as Din.

Dingbell

A female version of the gremlin. In some accounts, known as Dingbell, Fifinella or Fifinella.

Dionysius

One of the Seven Sleepers. At times, known as Dionysius, Dionusis, Dionusis, Dionysus, Enorches, Enorches, sacred animals, sacred animals, animals, Set India Dionysus, Set Australian Aborigines Thor Egypt Egypt Hera, Syria Dionysus, Egypt, Helius, Neptune, Shiva, Zeus Japan Egypt, Pasht Wadjet Hera, Hindu Egypt, Sebek, Set Heracles Huitlantecuhtli Dionysus Buddhism Atargatis Astarte Aphrodite, Venus Apollo, Athena Kaltesh Hestia, Isis Set Ares, Helius Wadjet Anubis, Set Dionysus Helius, Juno Dahomey, Osiris Dionysus, Sandan, Vulcan Dionysus India Dinka tribe, Jupiter Hathor Dionysus, Dusara, Polynesia Angus Og, Greece Dionysus, Zeus Nyx Wadjet Asclepius, Dayaks, Minerva, Sumeria Diana, Jurojin Dionysus Aphrodite, Heracles, Hermes Egypt Apollo, Ares, Wepwawet Asia or Hindu.

Dirachiel

A lunar demon. Also referred to as Dirachiel.

Diriel

A demon, a duke serving Demoriél. Occasionally known as Diriel.

divination

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divine

Foretell future events: locate hidden. Things using supernatural powers. Occasionally known as divine.

diviner

One who foretells the future: one who locates hidden things using. Supernatural powers. In some references, referred to as diviner, divinator or divinator.

divining rod

A rod or twig used by a diviner to locate. Things undergound, water, etc. Occasionally known as divining rod.

dobbie

A brownie: a house elf. Sometimes identified as dobbie, dobby, dobby, dobie or dobie.

dog

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dog of the shaman

A name for the jaguar. On occassion, referred to as dog of the shaman, Jaguar, Jaguar, Desana, Master of Animals or Dog of the Shaman.

dolphin

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Domdaniel

The undersea home of a sorcerer. An infernal cave. The supposed name of an evil spirit. Occasionally identified as Domdaniel.

Dorothiel

A demon. At times, known as Dorothiel.

dragon

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Dragon of Rhodes

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Dragonel

The English version of Draghignazzo. In some lore, occasionally called Dragonel, Draghignazzo or Draghignazzo.

dragoness

A female dragon. Called dragoness.

dragonet

A small dragon. Sometimes identified as dragonet.

dragonise

Turn into a dragon. In some lore, occasionally referred to as dragonise.

drake

dragon[sup]1[/sup] Sometimes identified as drake, dragon, dragon, worm, Celestial Stag or also Celestial Stag.

Druid's Circle

A ring of standing stones such as Stonehenge. At times, referred to as Druid's Circle.

Druid's Egg

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druidry

Paganism. Sometimes identified as druidry.

Duke of the South Border

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dukkeripen

Fortune-telling. Sometimes identified as dukkeripen.

eagle

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eagle stones

Magical stones said to be found in eagles. Nests. Sometimes identified as eagle stones, aetites, aetites, gagites or gagites.

Eanna Cinsealach

A king of Leinster. Father of Eochu. On occassion, referred to as Eanna Cinsealach.

Earthly Paradise

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earthquake

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ebony

A timber said to have magical properties. In some references, referred to as ebony.

Echdae

Husband of Aine, in some accounts. In some references, called Echdae.

ectenic force

The force that enables one to move. Objects at a distance. This is the force said to be at work in levitation and psychokinesis. Known as ectenic force.

ectoplasm

Spirit-matter supposed to emanate from a spiritualist. Medium during a seance. Sometimes known as ectoplasm, ectosarc or ectosarc.

Ee-A-O

An androgynous being, ruler of one of the 7 heavens. Offspring of Yaldabaoth. Occasionally referred to as Ee-A-O.

Egibiel

A moon-demon. Also known as Egibiel.

Egyn

One of the cardinal demons (north). Sometimes referred to as Egyn, Egim, Egim, Egin or Egin.

eidolon

A phantom: spirit apparition: soul. In some lore, occasionally known as eidolon, eidola, eidola, plureidola or plureidola.

Eirenus

A demon associated with the destruction of idols. Identified as Eirenus, Eirneus or Eirneus.

Eirnilus

A demon associated with fruit. In some references, known as Eirnilus.

Eistibus

A demon of divination. On occassion, known as Eistibus.

elaeomancy

Divination from the reflections in the surface of oil. Occasionally referred to as elaeomancy.

elecampane

A flower said to have sprung from the tears of Helen of Troy. In some versions, this plant was said to heal wounds and confer immortality. Sometimes identified as elecampane.

elemental

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elementalism

The doctrine that divinities are elemental powers: the worship of elemental spirits. Also known as elementalism.

elementaries

Disembodied spirits, often malevolent. In some accounts, identified as elementaries.

elements

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elephant

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elf-dance

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elf-locks

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elf-shot

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Elferon

Son of Elfideos. Brother of Oberon. In some references, known as Elferon.

Eliot

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Eliphamasai

A demon. Also identified as Eliphamasai.

elixir of gold

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elixir of life

A liquor or powder, which would bestow. Eternal life, which the alchemists. Struggled in vain to produce. In some lore, occasionally referred to as elixir of life, spagyric food or spagyric food.

Eloai

A primaeval being of the Gnostics, ruler of one of the 7 heavens. One of the 7 androgynous beings, offspring of Yaldabaoth. Sometimes called Eloai.

Elomnia

A demon. On occassion, identified as Elomnia.

emerald

A precious stone said to guard against evil spirits. Sometimes identified as emerald.

Emerald Tablet

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Emoniel

A demon. Occasionally identified as Emoniel.

empusa

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empyromancy

Divination from the behaviour of various things placed on a fire. Called empyromancy, pyromancy or pyromancy.

Enediel

A moon-demon. Occasionally referred to as Enediel.

enfield

A monster, part wolf, part fox, part greyhound. Sometimes called enfield.

Ennoia

Consorts of Gnostic gods. At times, referred to as Ennoia.

Enochian call

A ritual used to conjure up spirits, demons and elementals. In some references, referred to as Enochian call.

Enochian demons

Demons mentioned in the Book of Enoch. As fallen angels. Also commonly referred to as Enochian demons.

Entheos

Indwelling divine power: inspiration. Also called Entheos.

entity

A disembodied spirit: a demon. In some lore, occasionally identified as entity.

envotement

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epimacus

A heraldic griffin. Also commonly identified as epimacus.

epopt

One introduced to the Eleusinian. Mysteries. Occasionally called epopt.

Erechtheum

A temple in Athens devoted to Erechtheus and others. At times, known as Erechtheum, Erekhtheion, Erekhtheion, Greek, Greek, Elagabalus, Elagabalus, Eupheme, Erekhthion or Erekhthion.

Ergodiel

A moon-demon. Sometimes referred to as Ergodiel.

Ertrael

A demon. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Ertrael.

eten

A giant. Called eten, ettin or ettin.

Eudaf

A king of Britain. Son of Caradoc. Father of Cynan, Elen and Gadeon. Called Eudaf, Evdaf, Evdaf, Octavius or Octavius.

euhemerism

The explanation of mythology from history with gods as men writ large. Also referred to as euhemerism.

Eupheme

A goddess of eloquence, nurse to the Muses. Mother of Crotus by Pan. In some lore, occasionally known as Eupheme, Greek, Greek, Elagabalus, Elagabalus or Erechtheum.

Euronymous

A demon. In black magic, one of the Grand Dignitaries, the prince of death. Also called Euronymous.

European Sibyl

A mediaeval prophetess. In some lore, occasionally identified as European Sibyl.

Eurydice

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Eurynomus

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Ever Breath

Son of Selepus. Father of Epistrophus and Mynes. Occasionally identified as Ever Breath, Heng Hsi, Heng Hsi, Chang Hsi or Heng O.

evil eye

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evocation

A spell which induces the dead or the devil to appear. Identified as evocation.

Ewayne

Owain Also referred to as Ewayne, Owain, Owain, Ewain, Ivain, Knight of the Lion, Owe(i)n, Uwain(e), Dutch Iwa(i)nus, IweinFrench Yvain, Ywain, Owain, Owain, Owein the Bastard, Iwain, Owen, Owain or Owain.

exorcism

The rite used to expel spirits said to have taken possession of humans. Also referred to as exorcism.

extra-sensory perception

Alleged ability to perceive things. Outside the range of the normal. Senses. Also called extra-sensory perception, esp, esp, sixth sense, sixth sense or extra sensory perception.

eye

The eye of a cockerel is said to guard. Against witchcraft; that of a newt. Guards against disease. In some references, known as eye.

Fabas

A demon. In some accounts, known as Fabas.

fable

A fictitious story: a myth. Also commonly referred to as fable.

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fairy

A diminutive supernatural being. Some say that these immortal beings are the children of Adam and Lilith. At times, referred to as fairy, faerie, faerie, faery, fairyland, fay, fay, fey, fey, French fée, French fée, Italian fata or Italian fata.

fairy loaves

Fossil sea-urchins. It is said that these fossils are made by fairies. Sometimes known as fairy loaves.

fairy money

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fairy rings

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fairy sparks

Phosphorescence from decaying. Matter. The glow from this source was said to be made by fairies to light their revels. Occasionally called fairy sparks.

fairy stone

A lucky charm. This stone brings good fortune to its owner but, if it is touched by another person, it loses its effectiveness. Also known as fairy stone.

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fairyland

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familiar

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Farris

A demon of the hours of the day. Occasionally referred to as Farris.

fascination

A charm which enabled the wearer to see things not visible to others. Sometimes known as fascination.

fascinum

A phallic amulet. Sometimes called fascinum.

Feast of Souls

A festival, held in November, in honour of the dead. Occasionally identified as Feast of Souls.

Fecor

A demon guarding underground. Treasure. Also known as Fecor, Gaziel, Gaziel or Anarazel.

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fetch-candle

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fetish

Something revered irrationally. An object supposed to invoke the services of a spirit inside it. At times, called fetish, fetich, fetich, fetiche, fetiche, fetich(e) or fetich(e).

fetishism

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Fianna

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Ficna

Fiachna[sup]1[/sup] In some accounts, identified as Ficna, Fiachna or Fiachna.

Fifinella

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fig faun

A desert monster or demon said to live on figs. Sometimes identified as fig faun.

fig gesture

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fig tree

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Finbeus

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finger amulets

Luck charms made from human fingers. Also commonly called finger amulets.

fire

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first humans

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fish

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fish-god

A god in the form of a fish. Occasionally referred to as fish-god.

Flauros

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Fleberdigibet

A demon of the dance. In some references, identified as Fleberdigibet, Flibbertigibbet or Flibbertigibbet.

Flood

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Floron

A demon. Also commonly known as Floron.

Forcalor

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Forcas

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. Known as Forcas, Focas or Focas.

Forneus

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Four Astrological Ages

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Four Astrological Quarters

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fox

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Frateretto

A demon of the dance. Also known as Frateretto.

Friagne

An angel of the fifth heaven, governing the east. Also called Friagne.

Friar Rush

A strolling spirit leading monks astray. Some accounts equate him with the Devil. Sometimes known as Friar Rush, Bruder Rausch or Bruder Rausch.

Frimost

A demon associated with Tuesday. Sometimes known as Frimost, Nambroth or Nambroth.

Frimutel

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Frostri

Frosti Sometimes identified as Frostri, Frosti, Frosti, Frostre, Frosti or Frosti.

Furcas

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Furfur

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furiae

The seventh order of demons, ruled. By Abaddon. Identified as furiae, Furies, Furies, Benignant Ones, Erinnyes, Erinnys, Erinues, Erinyes, Eumenides, Furiae, Kindly Ones, Solemn Ones, Ara(e), Erin(n)yes, Erunnys, Eumenides, Maniai, Norse Waelcyrge, Roman Dirae, Furiae or Semnai Theai.

Gaap

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Gabriel

A demon. An angel of the fifth heaven. Associated with the east. In some accounts, he controls wealth. On occassion, called Gabriel.

Gag Noz

An empty boat which appears in Finistere, said to portend death. Occasionally called Gag Noz, Boat of the Night or Boat of the Night.

gagates

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Galdel

A demon: an angel of the fifth heaven, governing the south. Occasionally called Galdel.

Gambiel

A spirit, ruler of Aquarius. Also commonly identified as Gambiel, Tzakmaqiel or Tzakmaqiel.

Gamigin

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Ganymedes

Ganza. A mythical wild goose. Also known as Ganymedes, Ganymede, Ganymede, Ganumedes or Roman Catamitus.

Gaonim

A good demon. Also commonly identified as Gaonim.

Garman

Son of Gias. He abducted the goddess Mesca and seduced her. Occasionally referred to as Garman, Irish or Irish.

gastromancy

Divination with large glasses or from stomach noises. Occasionally identified as gastromancy.

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Gaziel

A demon guarding. Underground treasures. At times, known as Gaziel, Fecor, Fecor or Anarazel.

Gebiel

A demon of the air. At times, identified as Gebiel.

Gediel

A demon of the south-west. Also known as Gediel.

Gedobonai

A demon of the air. Also known as Gedobonai.

Gelial

A moon-demon. Sometimes known as Gelial.

Gelonairos

A demon of the air. Also known as Gelonairos.

Gemini

The third sign of the zodiac, the Twins. Sometimes called Gemini, Twins or Twins.

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Geniel

A moon-demon. Occasionally referred to as Geniel.

Genon

A spirit of fruitfulness. Occasionally identified as Genon.

geolatry

Earth-worship. Occasionally referred to as geolatry.

geomancy

Divination from figures drawn in earth or sand from patterns in the dust or from pebbles thrown on the ground. Also commonly identified as geomancy, Chinese feng-shui or Chinese feng-shui.

geomantic demons

Spirits associated with geomancy. Also called geomantic demons.

Geradial

A spirit, ruler of the Astasian demons. Sometimes called Geradial.

Gereinon

A spirit of fruitfulness. Also identified as Gereinon.

Geron

A spirit of fruitfulness. Occasionally identified as Geron.

ghost

An apparition: a spirit of the dead. These beings appear in mythologies world-wide and take countless forms, sometimes benevolent, sometimes evil. In some references, referred to as ghost, phantom, phantom, fantom, shade, shade, shadow, spectre, spectre, revenant, revenant or undead.

ghoul

A demon preying on the dead: a fiend. Sometimes known as ghoul, ghool, ghool, ghul, ghul, ghoula, ghulah, si'la, malequtrub, Persian ghol, Arab ghul, Arab ghul or ghol.

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Giel

An angel, ruler of the sign Gemini. Also known as Giel.

ginseng

A herb which, in the east, is said to contain the elixir of life. Also commonly referred to as ginseng.

Giwish

Gish Known as Giwish, Gish or Gish.

Glauron

A demon of the air governing. The north. In some accounts, referred to as Glauron.

Glendoveer

A good spirit. Also commonly referred to as Glendoveer.

glossolalia

Speaking in tongues: the use of (words which sound as if part of) unknown. Languages, under the influence of some possessing spirit. Occasionally identified as glossolalia, xenoglossia, xenoglossia or xenoglossy.

gnome

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goblin

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god-eyes

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goety

Black magic: miracle-working. Sometimes referred to as goety, black magic, black magic, necromancy, witchcraft or goetia.

Golden Calf

A hairy demon. In some accounts, referred to as Golden Calf.

Golden Gate

The gate to heaven. Also referred to as Golden Gate.

Good Folk, The

The fairies. In some references, called Good Folk, The, Good Neighbours, Good Neighbours, Good Folk, Good People, Good People, Little People, Little People, Faylinn, Faylinn, Little People, Wee Folk, The Good Folk or The Little People.

Gospel of the Witches

A book of demonology and witchcraft. Written by C G Leland and published in 1899. Occasionally called Gospel of the Witches, Aradia, Aradia, Book of Shadows or Book of Shadows.

Grabbersnitch

The English version of Grafficane. At times, known as Grabbersnitch, Grafficane or Grafficane.

gramary

Enchantment or magic. Also commonly referred to as gramary, gramarye or gramarye.

Great Bear

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Great Beast, The

Book of magic by Aleister Crowley, published in 1915. Occasionally referred to as Great Beast, The.

Great Goddess

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Great Mother

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Great Negro

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Great Sabbat

Great Seer of the Hammer. (see God of the Axe) Sometimes identified as Great Sabbat, Sabbat, Sabbat, Sabbath, vauderie, vaudoiserie, Witches' Sabbath or vaud(ois)erie.

Greissmodel

An evil demon. At times, called Greissmodel.

gremlin

A spirit causing mechanical trouble. Sometimes identified as gremlin, femaleDingbelle or femaleDingbelle.

Gressil

A demon. On occassion, called Gressil.

Griessmodal

An evil spirit in the form of a spaniel. Occasionally known as Griessmodal.

Grimalkin

A witch's familiar in the form of a cat; A demon. On occassion, identified as Grimalkin, Graymalkin or Graymalkin.

grimoire

A book of magic spells used to call. Up spirits. In some accounts, referred to as grimoire.

Grismodal

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Grismodal.

grylli

A talisman in the form of a chimaera or griffin. Also called grylli, gorgoneion, gorgoneion, chimaera, gorgoneum or chimaera.

Guebres

Fire-worshippers. Also commonly called Guebres, Ghebers or Ghebers.

Guland

A demon associated with Saturday. Occasionally referred to as Guland, Nabam or Nabam.

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Guttlehog

The English version of Ciriato. At times, referred to as Guttlehog, Ciriato, Ciriato or Ciriatto.

Guzhak

Consort of Hoshang. She and Hoshang, offspring of Siyamak and Nashak, are regarded as the progenitors of the Iranians. Sometimes called Guzhak, Persian, Persian or Ahura Mazda.

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Haatan

A demon said to hide treasure. On occassion, known as Haatan.

Habondia

A queen of spirits, witches, etc. Sometimes called Habondia.

Hadur

A Hungarian deity, light personified. On occassion, identified as Hadur, European or European.

haematomancy

Divination based on the way blood. Runs from a victim. Also called haematomancy.

haemony

A plant said, in Milton's works, to ward off evil spells. Sometimes known as haemony.

hag

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hag-knots

Tangled hair in a horse's mane, said to be caused by witches. Sometimes referred to as hag-knots.

hag-stone

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Hagenti

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Haggit

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Hahab

A demon associated with royalty. Identified as Hahab.

Hahabi

A demon of fear. At times, identified as Hahabi.

Halache

A demon associated with sympathy. At times, called Halache.

Hallows

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Halphas

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hamadryad

A tree nymph who lived and died with the tree for which she was responsible. In some lore, occasionally referred to as hamadryad, dryad, dryad, dru, dry, plurdryades, plurhamadryades or plurhamadryades.

Hamaliel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Virgo, the virgin. On occassion, referred to as Hamaliel, Schaltiel or Schaltiel.

Hanael

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Capricorn, the goat. At times, identified as Hanael, Semaquiel or Semaquiel.

Hand of Glory

The hand of a dead, mad person, soaked in oil, which thieves were said to use as a magic torch. Occasionally referred to as Hand of Glory.

hare

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hariolate

Foretell the future. Referred to as hariolate.

hariolation

Divination. Also called hariolation.

Harlequin

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Haruna

Harun Occasionally identified as Haruna, Harun or Harun.

haruspicate

Fortell the future. Identified as haruspicate.

haruspication

Divination from the entrails of animals. Also identified as haruspication, extispicy, extispicy, haruspicy or haruspicy.

Hasmodai

One of the 7 Intelligences, ruler of the moon. In some accounts, called Hasmodai, Asmodeus, Asmodeus, Achemedai, Ashmadai, Ashmedai, Asmeday, Asmodaeus, Asmodai, Asmoday, Demon Prince, Prince of Demons, Sidonay, Sydonay, Devil on Two Sticks, Limping Devil or Persian Aeshma.

Hatiphas

A demon associated with garments. Also referred to as Hatiphas.

Haven

A demon of dignity. In some references, called Haven.

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heaven

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Hecadoth

A demon. Sometimes identified as Hecadoth.

Heiglot

A demon of snowstorms. Sometimes referred to as Heiglot.

heliolatry

Sun-worship. On occassion, identified as heliolatry.

heliotrope

A stone, a greenish form of quartz. Some say it makes its wearer invisible. Occasionally known as heliotrope.

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Hell-money

Paper money burnt as an offering to the dead. Also referred to as Hell-money.

Hellison

A spirit of fruitfulness. In some references, identified as Hellison.

henbane

A plant said to have magical powers. Also called henbane.

hepatoscopy

Divination by inspection of animals'. Livers or entrails. In some references, referred to as hepatoscopy.

Herfather

A name for Odin. At times, identified as Herfather, Herfadir, Herfadir, Her-Tyr or Odin.

Hergart

Sister of Herwig. Wife of Hartmut. At times, referred to as Hergart.

hermetic powder

A powder said to be able to effect. Cures at a distance. In some references, known as hermetic powder.

Herodiades

A demon, ruler of the night. He is said to have presided over the rites of sabbat. Identified as Herodiades, Nocticula or Nocticula.

hex

A witch or wizard: a spell: to bewitch. Occasionally identified as hex.

hexagram

A six-pointed star used in magic. Also commonly known as hexagram.

hieromancy

Divination from objects used in sacrifice. Referred to as hieromancy, hieroscopy or hieroscopy.

Hiniel

An angel of the fifth heaven, associated with the north and Tuesday. Also called Hiniel.

hippocampus

A sea-monster like a horse with the tail of a fish or dolphin: the horse of Poseidon. Also called hippocampus, hydrippus, hydrippus, plurhippocampi, plurhippocampi, Farasi Bahari, Farasi Bahari, Farasul Bahri, Egyptian Sabgarifiya, Greek Hippocampus, Sabgarifiya or Sabgarifiya.

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hippolatry

The worship of horses. Sometimes identified as hippolatry.

hippolectryon

A monster in the form of a horse with the feet and tail of a cockerel. Sometimes identified as hippolectryon.

hircocervus

A monster, part goat, part stag. Occasionally known as hircocervus, tragelaph or tragelaph.

Hismael

A demon of the planet Jupiter. Also called Hismael.

Hizarbin

A sea-demon. Sometimes called Hizarbin.

hob

A brownie: a frightful apparition. In some references, referred to as hob.

hobbidance

A malevolent sprite. Occasionally called hobbidance, Hoberdidance or Hoberdidance.

hobgoblin

A mischievous sprite such as a brownie. Also commonly referred to as hobgoblin.

Hogos

A demon associated with the planet. Venus and Friday. Occasionally referred to as Hogos, Nogah or Nogah.

Hollenfurt

The flight of witches. In some references, known as Hollenfurt.

holocaust

The sacrificial burning of victims. Also called holocaust.

homunculus

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Hoodoo

A mixture of voodoo with Christian. Religion. Occasionally called Hoodoo, voodoo, voodoo, vaudoo, vaudou, vaudoux, vodou, vodun, voodooism, voudou, vaudou(x), vodu, hoodoo, 'white magic' or 'white magic'.

Horant

A warrior and musician at Hettel's. Court. He, with Frute and Wat, abducted Hilde who married Hettel. Known as Horant.

Horned God

The god of witches. Occasionally referred to as Horned God.

horoscope

The position of the planets at the moment of a person's birth. Astrologers purport to foretell a person's future from such observations. In some lore, occasionally known as horoscope.

horse

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hound marine

A sea monster, part dog, part fish. Occasionally called hound marine.

Hughie

A mythical god of surfers. Occasionally identified as Hughie.

hummingbird

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Hutgin

A demon. In black magic he was ambassador to Italy. Also referred to as Hutgin.

Hydriel

A water-demon. Occasionally called Hydriel.

hydromancy

Divination using water. Occasionally identified as hydromancy.

hyena

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Iah

A demon. Occasionally called Iah.

iatromancy

Divination by incubation. Also referred to as iatromancy.

ibex

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ichthyomancy

Divination using the entrails of fish. In some references, called ichthyomancy.

Icosiel

A demon of the air. Also called Icosiel.

idolomancy

Divination by using idols. Occasionally referred to as idolomancy.

immortal

A god. Also known as immortal.

immortality

The state of eternal existence; Exemption from death. Occasionally known as immortality.

imp

A sprite: a wicked spirit. In some references, called imp.

incarnation

A manifestation of a god: the possession of a medium by a spirit. Also called incarnation.

incubation

Sleeping in a sacred place for inspiration or cure. In some cases, the incubant sacrificed an animal and slept in its hide. At times, referred to as incubation.

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infernal

Pertaining to the underworld. Also referred to as infernal.

Infernal Court

The ruling body in hell. This court is said to comprise a hierarchy of princes, ministers, ambassadors, justices, houses of princes and lesser pleasures. Sometimes identified as Infernal Court.

infernalia

A collection of writing relating to hell. Also known as infernalia.

inferno

Hell. In some references, known as inferno.

infestation

An act of violence caused by an evil spirit. In some references, called infestation.

Infideles

A 12th C. Order of the damned, the unbelievers. Occasionally called Infideles.

Ingun

An aspect of Freya as a fertility-goddess. In some accounts, known as Ingun, Yngvi, Yngvi, Ingvi-Frey, Norse or Norse.

Ingwaz

(see Inguz] Sometimes known as Ingwaz, Inguz or Inguz.

invultuation

The making of an image to use in witchcraft: the use of such an image. Also known as invultuation.

Iophiel

One of the 7 Intelligences, ruler of the planet Jupiter. Also known as Iophiel.

Ipos

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Ischin

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Isle of Arran

In some accounts, this Scottish island. Is regarded as Emain Ablach. On occassion, referred to as Isle of Arran, Arran or Arran.

Isle of Destiny

(see Inis Fail] Also referred to as Isle of Destiny, Inis Fail, Inis Fail, Inishail or Innis Fail.

ithyphallic

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Iuvart

A demon. In some accounts, referred to as Iuvart.

Iynx

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jade

A green mineral. The Chinese say it was made from the bone-marrow of Pan-ku. It is believed to preserve the dead from decay. On occassion, referred to as jade.

Jael

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Libra. Occasionally called Jael.

Jala-Hastin

(see Jalebha] Also known as Jala-Hastin, Jalebha or Jalebha.

Janiceps

A two-headed monster. Occasionally known as Janiceps.

Jazeriel

A moon-demon. Occasionally known as Jazeriel.

Jefischa

A demon of the hours of the day. Also called Jefischa.

Jeraspunt

A castle, home of Virginal, where she. Married Dietrich. Sometimes identified as Jeraspunt.

Jerobaal

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some accounts, referred to as Jerobaal.

jet

A black mineral said to ward off serpents and spells. Sometimes known as jet.

Joannes

One of the Seven Sleepers. On occassion, identified as Joannes.

Jomiael

A demon. Also commonly identified as Jomiael.

Jubanladace

A good demon. He is depicted with a flaming sword. Occasionally called Jubanladace.

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Jupiter's beard

The house-leek which is used as a charm to protect against lightning and evil spirits. Sometimes referred to as Jupiter's beard.

Juvant

A demon of reincarnation. Occasionally called Juvant.

Kalab

A demon of sacred vessels. Sometimes called Kalab.

kalamaka

A monster, part crocodile, part lion. Occasionally referred to as kalamaka, makara, makara, gaja-simha, Makara, Makara, makara[sup]1, makara[sup]1, 2[/sup], 2[/sup], Caecius, Dakkinis, Hine, Iseult, Isolt, Italapas, Italpas, Kakios, Kakus, Ker, Legua, Lilit, Lilithu, Lilitu, Parsifal, Pemba, Pol, rvch or Yama.

Kalau

Evil spirits causing illness and death. Occasionally identified as Kalau, Kala, Kala, Kalak, Kamak or Ninvit.

karcist

One who can call up demons and spirits. Occasionally known as karcist.

Karia

A name for the Rainbow Snake. At times, referred to as Karia.

Kasdeya

A devil of destruction. Also referred to as Kasdeya.

Kataris

A demon associated with dogs. In some accounts, referred to as Kataris.

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Kedemel

A demon of the planet Venus. Occasionally referred to as Kedemel.

kilcrop

The child of a woman and an incubus. These children are said to have a voracious appetite but rarely live longer than seven years. Also called kilcrop.

King of the World

(see Daire Donn. Also commonly known as King of the World, Chinggis Khan, Chinggis Khan, Borjigin, Tumujin, Daire Donn, Daire Donn, Sinsar, Dara Donn, Battle of Fionn's Strand, Mandhatri or Mandhatri.

kinocetus

A stone said to have the power to repel demons. In some references, referred to as kinocetus.

Kiriel

A moon-demon. Sometimes referred to as Kiriel, Ciriel or Ciriel.

Kne

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Kne.

Kobal

A demon in charge of entertainment in hell as stage manager. Occasionally referred to as Kobal.

Konjin

(see Ushitoro-no-Konjin} Referred to as Konjin, Ushitoro-no-Konjin or Ushitoro-no-Konjin.

Labed

A demon. At times, called Labed.

Labezerin

A demon associated with success. Occasionally referred to as Labezerin.

Labus

A demon of the Inquisition. At times, referred to as Labus.

Lampadomancy

Divination from flames. Also referred to as Lampadomancy.

Langal

A name for the Rainbow Snake. At times, identified as Langal.

language

Legend has it that Adam and Eve spoke. Persian, the serpent spoke Arabic and Gabriel spoke Turkish. Also known as language.

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Lebes

An angel of fruitfulness. In some references, identified as Lebes.

lecanomancy

Divination by the reflections in the surfaces of dishes or bowls of water. In some lore, occasionally called lecanomancy.

Lechies

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leeting

A gathering of witches at Hallowe'en. Also referred to as leeting, lating or lating.

lemon

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Lemuria

A supposed lost continent, the birthplace of man. At times, called Lemuria.

Leo

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Leonard

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leopard

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lepanthropy

The supposed power to turn oneself. Into a hare. At times, known as lepanthropy.

Lerajie

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Leviathan

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levitation

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ley lines

Imaginary cross-country lines. These lines are imagined to join sites of religious or historical importance and to be imbued with magical properties. Occasionally referred to as ley lines.

libanomancy

Divination from burning incense. At times, called libanomancy.

liberou

A form of werewolf. In some accounts, referred to as liberou, leperou, leperou, legarau, werewolf, West Indian legarau or West Indian legarau.

Libra

The seventh sign of the Zodiac, the balance or scales. Occasionally identified as Libra, Balance, Balance, scales, scales, Jugum, Jugum, Arab Mizan or Arab Mizan.

Librabis

A demon associated with hidden gold. Also commonly referred to as Librabis.

lightning

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Lilith

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limbo

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lindworm

A monster in the form of a wingless wivern. Sometimes identified as lindworm.

lion

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lithomancy

Divination using stones. Sometimes referred to as lithomancy.

Loholt

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Lon Dubh

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Lotus Eaters, The

A poem by Tennyson describing an incident in the Odyssey. In some references, known as Lotus Eaters, The.

Lucifer

In black magic, this being was a demon, the chief justice. Also known as Lucifer, Light-bearer, Light-bearer or Lucifer.

Lucifuge Rocofale

A demon said to reveal. Hidden treasure. Sometimes called Lucifuge Rocofale.

Luridan

A demon, ruler of the north. Also commonly referred to as Luridan, Belelah or Belelah.

lycanthrope

A human in the form of a wolf; A wolf-man. Sometimes referred to as lycanthrope, cynanthropist, cynanthropist, lycanthropist or lycanthropist.

lycanthropy

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Macariel

A demon who carries secrets. At times, known as Macariel.

madabi

A form of sympathetic magic. Also commonly called madabi.

Madim

A demon associated with the planet. Mars and Tuesday. Also identified as Madim, Madime or Madime.

Mael

An angel of the first heaven, associated with the north. In some accounts, known as Mael.

maggot

An evil being which eats the brain, causing madness. In some lore, occasionally known as maggot.

magianism

Eastern sorcery. In some lore, occasionally identified as magianism, magism or magism.

magic

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magic carpet

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magic square

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magical birth

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magician

One who works wonders. At times, known as magician, Hunapu, Hunapu, Hun Ahpo, Hun Apu, Hunahpu, Hunaphu, Magician, Master, Hun A(h)pu, Magician, Man Maker, Man Maker or Magician.

magicism

A magical act. At times, identified as magicism.

magistellus

An incubus or a succubus in intimate. Relationship to a witch. In some accounts, identified as magistellus, familiar, familiar, sending, labuni, familiae or familiae.

magnetic mountain

A mountain which drew the nails from passing ships. In some accounts, referred to as magnetic mountain.

Magot

A demon. Known as Magot.

magpie

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Magus

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Maha-ben-ach

An ancient Eastern sun-god. On occassion, referred to as Maha-ben-ach.

Mahomet

A demon said to take possession of humans. Also referred to as Mahomet.

Mahonin

A demon said to be a fallen angel. Occasionally called Mahonin.

Malacoda

A demon in Danté's Inferno. Sometimes identified as Malacoda, Belzecue or Belzecue.

Malchidael

A demon, ruler of Aries. At times, identified as Malchidael, Malkidiel, Malkidiel, Sarahiel or Sarahiel.

Malchus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Occasionally identified as Malchus.

Malebranche

A demon in Dante's Inferno. Also commonly known as Malebranche, Hellraker or Hellraker.

malefici

The tenth order of the damned, witches and sorcerers. In some references, referred to as malefici, maleficus, maleficus, singmaleficus or singmaleficus.

maleficium

The art of the witch: doing harm. By magic. Sometimes identified as maleficium.

maleficus

A sorcerer: a witch. Occasionally called maleficus, malefici, malefici or singmaleficus.

Malephar

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Malgaras

A demon of the west. Occasionally called Malgaras.

Malkin

A demon. In some references, referred to as Malkin.

Malpas

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Mammon

A demon of avarice or temptation. In black magic, an ambassador to England. Also known as Mammon.

mandrake

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manism

Worship of the manes, spirits of the dead: ancestor-worship. Also referred to as manism.

manna

Food miraculously supplied. In some references, referred to as manna, Man, Man, Chokmah, man, man or Chang.

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Marbas

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is envisaged in the form of a lion. On occassion, known as Marbas, Barbas, Barbas or Barbason.

marcou

A seventh (or ninth) son who, some say, is destined to become a sorcerer. Sometimes identified as marcou.

Marnes

A demon. On occassion, referred to as Marnes.

marquis

A rank in the hierarchy of demons. Sometimes referred to as marquis.

Martinet

A demon controlling a sorcerer. Referred to as Martinet.

Martinianus

One of the Seven Sleepers. In some lore, occasionally known as Martinianus.

Mascarum

A demon associated with death. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Mascarum, Mascarvin or Mascarvin.

mascot

A person, animal or object said to bring good fortune. Sometimes identified as mascot.

Maseriel

A demon of the west. Sometimes known as Maseriel.

Masgabriel

An angel of the fourth heaven. Associated with north and Sunday. On occassion, identified as Masgabriel.

Mastema

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Master of Breath

(see Esaugetuh Emissee] Called Master of Breath, Esaugetuh Emissee or Esaugetuh Emissee.

Mastho

A demon of delusion. Also identified as Mastho.

Mastiphal

A demon, prince of darkness. Occasionally called Mastiphal.

materialisation

The appearance of a ghost. Occasionally known as materialisation.

Mathiel

An angel of the fifth heaven associated with the north. Sometimes called Mathiel.

Matter of Rome, The

The classical myths of Greece and Rome. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Matter of Rome, The.

Matuyel

An angel of the fourth heaven. Associated with north and Sunday. Also called Matuyel.

Maximianus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Also identified as Maximianus.

Maynom

Demon said to appear in the form of a sheep. Sometimes known as Maynom.

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medium

One acting as an intermediary between this world and the spirit world. In some accounts, called medium.

mediumism

The phenomenon alleged to be brought about by the action of a medium. Occasionally identified as mediumism.

Mehod

A demon. Known as Mehod.

Melchom

a demon acting as a treasurer in hell Called Melchom.

Menadiel

A demon who can be trusted with secrets. Occasionally called Menadiel.

Mendrion

A demon of the horns of the day. Referred to as Mendrion.

merchild

A monster in the form of a child/fish. Also commonly referred to as merchild.

Merizim

A demon of pestilence. Occasionally known as Merizim, Merihim or Merihim.

merlion

A monster, part lion, part fish. In some lore, occasionally identified as merlion.

mermaid

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merman

A monster, part man, part fish. The male version of a mermaid. In some lore, occasionally known as merman, sea-man or sea-man.

Merodach

A demon. On occassion, called Merodach.

Meroudys

(see Herodis] In some lore, occasionally known as Meroudys, Herodis or Herodis.

merpeople

Monsters, part human, part fish. Occasionally referred to as merpeople.

metals

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metamorphosis

Magical shape-changing. Known as metamorphosis.

metascopy

Divination from lines on the forehead. In some references, called metascopy.

metempsychosis

The passing of a soul into another. Body after death. Also commonly known as metempsychosis, transfiguration, transfiguration, transmigration or transmigration.

metis

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Midas' head

A monster in the form of a man's head. With the ears of an ass. In some references, identified as Midas' head.

Mimameider

(see Mimameith Sometimes identified as Mimameider.

miracle

Something achieved by supernatural. Power. Occasionally called miracle.

miracle-worker

One who purports to work wonders. Also identified as miracle-worker.

Misran

A demon of persecution. In some accounts, called Misran.

Misroch

A demon. In black magic he is the paymaster of the Royal Household. Also referred to as Misroch.

Mitraton

An angel of the second heaven, associated with the west. Sometimes known as Mitraton.

Mizgitari

A demon associated with eagles. At times, called Mizgitari.

Mizkun

A demon of amulets. Occasionally known as Mizkun.

Mne Seraphim

A name for Bne Seraphim used by William Blake. Father of Thel. In some accounts, called Mne Seraphim, Bne Seraphim or Bne Seraphim.

Molaise

Friend of Maodhog. Identified as Molaise.

Moloch

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monad

A spirit: god: a divine spark. In some lore, occasionally known as monad.

Moneneque

A name for Tezcatlipoca as Claimer of Prayer. In some references, identified as Moneneque, Claimer of Prayer, Claimer of Prayer, Monenequi, Monenequi, Tezcatlipoca, Tezcatlipoca, Camaxtli, Chac, Cocijo, Fiery Mirror, Moyocoatzin, Moyocoyan, Onachihuitonatiuh, Smoking Mirror, Teimatini, Tescatlipoca, Texcatzoncatl, Tezcatepuca, Tlamatzsincatl, Yoamaxtli, Chalchihuitotolin, Huitzilopochtli, Itzlacoliuhque, Itzli, Mixcoatl-Camaxtli, Nezahuapilli, Omacatl, Quetzalcoatl, Telpochtli, Tepeyollotl, Titlac(ah)uan, Tlaloc, Tonatiuh, Tree of Mirrors, Xipetotec, Yaotl, Yoalli Ehecatl, Yaotlinecoc, Yaotzin, Mayan Chac, Mixtec Tzahui, Totanac Tajin, Zapotec Cocijo, Moquequelsa, Pantecatle, Tequiua, Teyocoyani or Touyo.

monkey

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monopode

One of a race with just one, very. Large, foot. Sometimes known as monopode.

Monstorum Historia

A 17th C. Book about mythical birds and beasts. Sometimes known as Monstorum Historia.

moon

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moon-dew

A magical potion made from menstrual. Blood and used by witches. Sometimes called moon-dew.

Morax

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He appears as a bull-headed man who, it is said, can teach the sciences. Occasionally identified as Morax, Foraii, Foraii, Forax or Forax.

Morborgran

An evil spirit. He is depicted in the role of a servant. Also identified as Morborgran.

Mother Earth

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Mother of Mind

(see Alaghom} Also called Mother of Mind, Alaghom Naum, Alaghom Naum, Alaghom Naom or Iztat Ix.

Mount Celion

The site of the cave where the Seven. Sleepers were immured. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Mount Celion.

Mount Himavat

The place where Manu's boat landed after the flood. At times, referred to as Mount Himavat, Hindu, Hindu, sacred animals, Naubandhana or Naubandhana.

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Muit

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Also referred to as Muit, Mut, Mut, Great Sorcerer, Hathor, Isis, Lady of Asheru, Ma, Muit, Muut, Nekhbet, Ament, Sakhmet, The Great Sorceress, Greek Hera, Ament, Mast or Taure.

Mullin

A demon acting as a valet in hell. At times, identified as Mullin.

Mullin, Jean

A demon, a lieutenant to Leonard. Also commonly referred to as Mullin, Jean.

mumbo-jumbo

A bogy: an idol. Sometimes referred to as mumbo-jumbo.

Muriel

A demon, ruler of the sign Cancer, the crab. Occasionally called Muriel, Muryel, Muryel, Muriel, Phakael, Phakael, Muriel or Phakiel.

Murmur

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Museum

Originally a place devoted to or connected with the Muses. In some cases, the site had an altar or a temple. In some references, called Museum.

myomancy

Divination from the movements of mice. In some lore, occasionally known as myomancy.

mystery-man

A magician: a medicine-man. Sometimes called mystery-man.

myth

A story of heroes, gods, etc. belief. Without foundation. Sometimes identified as myth, mythos, mythos, mythology, mythus or mythus.

mythicise

Invent or write stories of heroes and gods: explain a miracle, etc. as a myth. In some lore, occasionally identified as mythicise, mythise or mythise.

mythicism

Explanation of miracles as myths. Also called mythicism, mythism or mythism.

mythicist

One who writes stories of heroes or gods. One who explains miracles, etc. as myths. Occasionally called mythicist, mythiciser, mythiciser, mythist or mythist.

mythogenesis

The origin of stories without foundation such as those of ancient. Heroes and gods. Sometimes identified as mythogenesis.

mythogony

The study of the origin of myths. In some accounts, called mythogony.

mythographer

One who writes stories of heroes and gods. In some accounts, called mythographer.

mythography

Representation of myths: a collection of myths: a description of myths. Sometimes identified as mythography.

mythologem

A mythological paradigm: a basic term of myths. Sometimes referred to as mythologem.

mythologer

One who studies ancient. Stories of heroes, gods, etc.: one who sets out to explain such. Stories. On occassion, known as mythologer, mythologian, mythologian, mythologist or mythologist.

mythologise

Put in the form of a story without foundation: explain the stories of the ancient heroes, gods, etc. Also commonly referred to as mythologise.

mythology

The study of ancient stories of heroes, gods, etc. In some accounts, identified as mythology, mythos, mythos, myth, mythus or mythus.

mythopoeist

One who invents stories without foundation or stories of heroes, gods, etc. Sometimes known as mythopoeist.

mythopoem

A mythical poem. Also called mythopoem.

mythopoet

One who writes mythical poetry. Sometimes known as mythopoet.

mythopoetic

Myth-making. On occassion, identified as mythopoetic, mythopoeic or mythopoeic.

mythopoetry

Mythical poetry. Occasionally known as mythopoetry.

mythopoiea

Myth-making. At times, known as mythopoiea.

Naberius

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Nachiel

One of the 7 Intelligences. Ruler of the sun. Referred to as Nachiel.

Nacoriel

A demon of the hours of the day. Called Nacoriel.

nada

Elemental sound considered as a source of creation. Identified as nada.

Nahema

A demon. On occassion, identified as Nahema, Hebrew Lilith or Hebrew Lilith.

nailing

The black magic practice of driving. A nail through something such as the footprint or shadow of an enemy to cause him harm. Also commonly referred to as nailing.

Nal-gab

A good demon. Despite being described as a good demon, this being is said to teach witchcraft. In some accounts, known as Nal-gab.

Nantur

A demon associated with writing. Also known as Nantur.

Nara

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Narcoriel

A demon. Sometimes called Narcoriel.

natural magic

Wonder-working by using knowledge of the forces of nature. Occasionally called natural magic.

nature-god

A god personifying some physical. Object or natural force. In some accounts, they are equated with the elementals. Also identified as nature-god, nature-spirit or nature-spirit.

nature-myth

A story using the symbolism of natural phenomena. In some lore, occasionally called nature-myth.

Neabaz

A demon said to take possession of humans. Sometimes called Neabaz.

Nebak

A demon. Referred to as Nebak.

Nebek

A monster in the form of a hairy tyger. Also known as Nebek.

necromancer

A sorcerer. At times, identified as necromancer.

necromancy

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necromanteion

A place where necromancy was practised. Also commonly known as necromanteion.

nectar

The drink of the gods which conferred. Beauty and immortality. Also called nectar.

needfire

Fire caused by friction. Some say that this fire will cure ailments caused by sorcery, especially diseases of cattle. Also referred to as needfire.

Nelapa

An angel of the second heaven. Associated with the south. Also identified as Nelapa.

nenuphas

Elementals, spirits of the air, some say. In some lore, occasionally called nenuphas.

Nergal

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Nether World

The underworld: the land of the dead. In some lore, occasionally identified as Nether World.

Newt

A demon. Also referred to as Newt, Eut, Eut, Ewt or Ewt.

Nexroth

A demon said to take possession of humans. Also commonly known as Nexroth.

Nicholas

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Niete

A flower. A Mayan princess. Daughter of Kan. Sister of Aac, Cay, Coh and Moo. Occasionally identified as Niete.

night hag

An incubus or succubus inducing. Terrifying dreams. In some accounts, known as night hag, nightmare or nightmare.

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Nitibus

A demon of the stars. In some accounts, known as Nitibus.

Nitika

A demon associated with precious. Stones. Referred to as Nitika.

Njal's Saga

The story of the feud between the Njalssons and the Sigfussons. Also referred to as Njal's Saga, Njali Saga or Njali Saga.

Nociel

A moon-demon. Also called Nociel.

nodes

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Nucleolus

A mystic name for the Holy Spirit. Occasionally identified as Nucleolus.

numen

A presiding deity: the spirit of an animal or plant: the breath of humans. Also identified as numen, numina, numina, plurnumina or plurnumina.

numerology

Divination by numbers. Occasionally called numerology.

Nybras

A demon, director of revels and publicist in hell. Also known as Nybras.

nympholepsy

The state of frenzy induced by nymphs. Sometimes referred to as nympholepsy.

nymphs

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Nysrock

A demon acting as a chef in hell. Occasionally called Nysrock, Nysrogh, Nysrogh, Nyrogh or Nyrogh.

Oaf

A changeling: a child left by a fairy or a demon in exchange for another child. Occasionally known as Oaf.

oak

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Obidicut

The spirit of lust personified. Also known as Obidicut.

obley cakes

Cakes offered in various cultures to their deities. At times, called obley cakes.

occult

Magical: supernatural. Also referred to as occult.

occult sciences

Those disciplines which deal with magic, the supernatural, etc. Also identified as occult sciences.

occultism

The study of supernatural or mysterious things: theosophy. On occassion, identified as occultism.

occultist

One who believes in the supernatural. On occassion, identified as occultist.

Och

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the sun. Also identified as Och.

odism

Belief in a hypothetical force, the odyle. In some accounts, called odism, odylism or odylism.

Odonel

A demon. Also called Odonel.

Odras

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odyle

A hypothetical force said to be produced by a spiritualist medium. Also called odyle, od, od, odyllic force or odyllic force.

Oedipus Rex

A play by Sophocles, one of the Three Theban Plays. Also known as Oedipus Rex, Oedipus the King or Oedipus the King.

Oeillet

A demon which tempts monks to break. Their vows. At times, called Oeillet.

oenomancy

A form of divination using wine. Sometimes referred to as oenomancy.

ogdoad

A group of 8 divine beings: the heavens. Occasionally referred to as ogdoad.

Oghuz

An Aryan demon. Sometimes referred to as Oghuz, Persian Azhi Dahak or Persian Azhi Dahak.

ogre

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ogress

A female ogre. Occasionally called ogress.

Oillet

A demon of riches. On occassion, called Oillet.

Ol

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Olivier

A demon of cruelty, one of the fallen archangels. In some references, identified as Olivier, Oliver, Oliver or Olivier.

Olympian

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omen

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omoplatoscopy

Divination from splits in burning. Shoulder-blades. Sometimes referred to as omoplatoscopy, scapulimancy, scapulimancy or scapulomancy.

omphalomancy

Divination from knots in the umbilical cord. In some references, referred to as omphalomancy.

Oneiromancer

One who interprets and makes. Prophecies from dreams. Known as Oneiromancer, oneiroscopist, oneiroscopist or oneiromancer.

oneiromancy

Divination from dreams. In some references, referred to as oneiromancy, oneiroscopy or oneiroscopy.

onimancy

Divination from fingernails. Occasionally known as onimancy, onychomancy or onychomancy.

onocentaur

A monster, part man, part ass. Sometimes known as onocentaur.

onyx

A stone said to ward off spells. Also known as onyx.

oomancy

Divination using eggs. Forecasts are made from the shape taken by albumen dropped into water. Called oomancy.

ooroorak

A greeting for Satan used by the demons of hell on Walpurgis Night. Sometimes known as ooroorak.

ooscopy

Divination from burning egg. At times, identified as ooscopy.

ophalomancy

Divination based on knots in the umbilical cord. On occassion, referred to as ophalomancy.

Ophiel

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of Mercury. In some accounts, referred to as Ophiel, Oriphiel or Oriphiel.

Ophites

A Gnostic sect worshipping snakes. Also called Ophites.

opinicus

A monster, part lion, part dragon, a four-legged version of the griffin. Occasionally identified as opinicus.

Oraios

An androgynous Gnostic deity. An offspring of Yaldabaoth. On occassion, called Oraios.

Ordo Templis Orientis

A 19th C. Religious cult founded by Aleister Crowley. In some accounts, referred to as Ordo Templis Orientis.

Orgon

A demon associated with the west. Occasionally known as Orgon.

Orias

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Oriel

A demon of the hours of the day. Also known as Oriel.

Oriens

One of the Cardinal demons, in some accounts. Sometimes referred to as Oriens, Orion or Orion.

Orifiel

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Orifiel.

Orion

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Ornithology

A 16th C. Book on birds. This book includes a chapter on mythical birds, including the griffin. In some accounts, called Ornithology.

ornithomancy

Divination from observing birds or their flight. Occasionally identified as ornithomancy, augury, augury, auspice, auspicy, ornithoscopy or ornithoscopy.

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orphrey

Embroidery (gold) on a vestment. In some references, known as orphrey.

Orphymel

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Also commonly referred to as Orphymel.

Ort-hozjin

) Also identified as Ort-hozjin, Port-hozjin, Port-hozjin, Port-kuguza, Port-kuvo, Port-oza or Ort-jozjin.

Orthon

A demon. He reported all that happened in the world and was said to have appeared as three pieces of straw or as a pig. In some lore, occasionally identified as Orthon.

Osagebiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Identified as Osagebiel.

Ose

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Ota

wife of Tuirgeis Referred to as Ota.

Otherworld

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Ouzelem bird

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owl

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P'ti' Albert

A book of magic, originally of European origin, used in the New. World. Also commonly known as P'ti' Albert, Alberich, Alberich, Elbegast, Albert le Grand or Albert le Grand.

pack

Something buried under the threshold of an enemy's house, a magic rite. Designed to harm him. Identified as pack.

Padiel

A demon of the east. Identified as Padiel.

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paladin

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Pamersiel

A demon. Known as Pamersiel.

Pamiel

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Pamiel.

Pan-Ephialtes

A demon causing nightmares. Also commonly identified as Pan-Ephialtes, Prince of Incubi or Prince of Incubi.

Panalcarp

An evil demon. This being is depicted as a twoheaded crocodile. Sometimes referred to as Panalcarp.

pantacle

A device which emits fluids used in magic rites. On occassion, referred to as pantacle.

pantheon

A complete mythology: gods collectively; A temple dedicated to all gods. Sometimes referred to as pantheon.

Papus

A demon. Called Papus.

papyromancy

Divination from paper rolling. On occassion, called papyromancy.

paradise

Home of the blessed dead. Occasionally identified as paradise, heaven, heaven, Celestial City, Sukhavati, Ilhuicatl, Huang-t'ien Shang Ti, underworld, underworld, afterworld, Bwebweso, Land of the Dead, Mictlan, Nai Thombo Thombo, Patala, Otherworld, Taoist, also Patala, Dar el-Jannah, Dar el-Jannah, Fortunate Islands, Fortunate Islands, Blessed Islands, Elysium, Fortunatae Insulae, Fortunate Fields, Fortunate Islands, Islands of the Blessed, Isles of the Blessed or Isles of the Blest.

Pasiel

An angel, ruler of the sign Pisces. The fish. Also called Pasiel.

Paymon

One of the Cardinal demons (west). He may be the same as Paimon. In some references, referred to as Paymon, Pagimon, Pagimon, Paimon or Paimon.

pearl

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pedomancy

Divination from the soles of the feet. Also commonly identified as pedomancy, podomancy or podomancy.

pegomancy

Divination from fountains and springs. Sometimes called pegomancy.

pelican

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penelopise

Act like Penelope, gaining time by undoing the day's work each night. Occasionally called penelopise.

pentacle

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perispirit

A supposed fluid linking body and soul. It is said that, after death, this fluid can appear as a ghost. Sometimes known as perispirit.

persica

A sacred rite in Gnosticism. Sometimes called persica.

Phakael

A spirit associated with the Zodiacal. Sign Cancer, the crab. Also identified as Phakael, Muriel, Muriel, Phakiel or Phakiel.

Phaldor

A demon associated with oracles. At times, called Phaldor.

Phaleg

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of Mars. On occassion, identified as Phaleg.

Phalgus

A demon of judgement. Occasionally called Phalgus.

phantasm

An apparition. Identified as phantasm, phantasma, phantasma, phantasmata, phantasmata, plurphantasmata or plurphantasmata.

phantom

A ghost or apparition: experience of a vision. At times, referred to as phantom, fantom, fantom, ghost, ghost, shade, spectre or revenant.

phantom fellow

A person under the control of a goblin. Also called phantom fellow.

Pharzuph

A demon of fornication. Sometimes known as Pharzuph.

Philandrus

(see Philandros] Sometimes known as Philandrus, Philandros or Philandros.

Philotanus

A demon of sodomy. Also referred to as Philotanus.

philtre

A magic love-potion. In some accounts, called philtre, philter or philter.

Phlogabitus

A demon associated with adornments. Referred to as Phlogabitus.

phoca

A monster in the form of a scaly. Sea animal. In some references, known as phoca.

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Phogor

A demon said to take possession of humans. At times, called Phogor.

Phorcus

(see Phorcos] Also identified as Phorcus, Phorcos, Phorcos, Phorcys, Old man of the Sea, Phorkus or Phorkys.

Phorkus

(see Phorcos] On occassion, called Phorkus, Phorcos, Phorcos, Phorcys, Old man of the Sea, Phorcus or Phorkys.

Phorkys

(see Phorcos] In some references, called Phorkys, Phorcos, Phorcos, Phorcys, Old man of the Sea, Phorcus or Phorkus.

Phren

The divine part of the Threefold Man. On occassion, known as Phren.

phrenology

Divination by feeling the bumps on a person's head. Also commonly called phrenology.

Phul

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the moon. Also called Phul.

physiognomy

Divination from the shape of facial. Features. Also commonly known as physiognomy.

pig

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pigwidgin

A dwarf: a fairy. Occasionally known as pigwidgin, pigwiggen or pigwiggen.

Pillan

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pinning

The black magic rite of pushing a pin. Into damp soil to prevent a man. From urinating. Also identified as pinning.

Pisces

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Pluto

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pneuma

The universal soul or spirit. Also called pneuma.

pochard

This duck features in Russian and Siberian lore as a god (if white) and a devil (if black). Occasionally called pochard.

polydaemonism

Belief in supernatural powers. At times, called polydaemonism, polydemonism, polydemonism, animalism, animalism, animism or polyd(a.

polymasty

A condition resulting in the formation of additional breasts, said to indicate. A witch. On occassion, known as polymasty.

Polynices

(see Polyneices] At times, known as Polynices, Polyneices, Polyneices, Polunikes or Polyneikes.

pontica

A stone said to have the power to repel demons or to conjure them up to answer questions. Also commonly called pontica.

Portunes

Fairies about half-an-inch tall. In some accounts, called Portunes.

possessed

Controlled by a spirit. Also commonly known as possessed.

possession

The state in which a person is said to be controlled by a spirit, usually evil. Occasionally referred to as possession, energumenus or energumenus.

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Powers

An order of angels. In the Cabbala they are known as seraphs. In some references, called Powers.

praestigiatores

The fifth order of demons, copying. The miracles of the saints, ruled. By Satan. On occassion, referred to as praestigiatores.

Principalities

An order of angels. In the Cabbala they are known as Elohim. At times, identified as Principalities.

prodigy

A monster. Occasionally identified as prodigy.

Pronoia

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Prose Merlin

Stories in English and French about the life of Merlin. Occasionally identified as Prose Merlin.

Proserpine

A female demon. In black magic, one of the Grand Dignitaries, ruler of evil spirits. Occasionally known as Proserpine, Core, Core, Anahita, Cora, Corinna, Corinne, Kora, Kore, Kore-Arethusa, Koure, Maiden, The, Persephone, Pherepatta, Ko(u)re, Persephassa, Phersephatta, Polyboea, The Maiden, The Mistress, 'virgin', Persian Anahita, Roman Libera, Proserpina or Despoena.

Protarchontes

A Gnostic prince-god. In some references, known as Protarchontes.

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psychic force

A supposed force causing various spiritualistic phemomena. Also called psychic force.

psychism

The doctrine that postulates a universal soul. Identified as psychism.

psychogony

Origins and development of the soul or spirit. In some references, known as psychogony.

psychogram

A writing alleged to have been made. By a spirit. Occasionally called psychogram, psychograph or psychograph.

psychography

Spirit-writing. Also commonly identified as psychography.

psychokinesis

Movement of physical objects. Supposed to be caused by spirit agencies. In some accounts, referred to as psychokinesis.

psychometer

One purporting to divine the future by touching objects. Also referred to as psychometer.

psychometry

Divination by touching objects. At times, identified as psychometry.

psychopannychism

The belief that the soul sleeps between death and resurrection. Also called psychopannychism.

psychopannychist

One who believes that the soul sleeps. Between death and resurrection. Also identified as psychopannychist.

Ptolomaea

The third zone of the ninth Circle of Dante's hell. This region is reserved for those who have betrayed those who offered hospitality. At times, identified as Ptolomaea.

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puck

A mischievous goblin. On occassion, referred to as puck, phooka, phooka, pooka, puca, pouke, English pucca, Puck, Norse puki, Welsh pwca, Robin Goodfellow, Robin Goodfellow or Puck.

Pug

A goblin. In some accounts, referred to as Pug.

purgatory

A place where souls wait and are prepared for life in heaven: a place of punishment for sin. Also called purgatory.

Purtupittus

(see Purtupita] In some lore, occasionally referred to as Purtupittus.

pygmy

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pyralis

An insect supposed to live in fire. In some lore, occasionally referred to as pyralis.

Pyrichiel

A demon of fire. Occasionally identified as Pyrichiel.

pyromancy

Divination from shapes seen in fire and the smoke rising from it. In some references, called pyromancy, empyromancy or empyromancy.

Pytho

A demon of falsehood. At times, called Pytho, Delphi, Delphi, Cirrha or Pytho.

python

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pythoness

A prophetess: a witch. In some references, identified as pythoness, Pythia, Pythia, Delphic Bee, Delphic Oracle, Delphic Sibyl, Delphicia, Oracle of Delphi, Pythian, Pythoness or Pythoness.

quail

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Quedbaschemod

A demon. Also commonly known as Quedbaschemod.

queen

A presiding goddess. Called queen.

Queen Bee

A name given to the Great. Mother goddess. On occassion, known as Queen Bee, Great Mother or Great Mother.

Queen of Love

A name for a number of goddesses, including Aphrodite, Astarte, Benten, Sarasvati and Venus. Also identified as Queen of Love, Aphrodite, Aphrodite, Anadyomene, Cyprian, Cytherea, Daeira, Dove Goddess, Epitragia, Idalia, Ambologera, Androphonos, Anosia, Apostrophia, Ar(e)ia, Argynnis, Cypris, Dione, Epitymbidia, Kallipyges, Kypris, Morpho, Myrtea, Myrto(essa), Pandemos, Pasaphaessa, Peitho, Tymborychos, Urania, Arab Alilat, Armenian Anahit, Babylonian Ishtar, Mylitta, Canaanite Anaitis, Anat, Italic Aprodita, Persian Anahita, PhoenicianAstarte, Phrygian Cybele, Roman Venus, Scythian Argimpasa, Sumerian Inanna, Astarte, Astarte, Ashtart, Ashtareth, Ashtaroth, Astarat, Astarot(h), Astoreth, Athirat, Athtar(a)t, Dea Syria, Great Mother, Kades, Kedesh(et), Queen of Heaven, Syrian Goddess, Canaanite Asherah, Greek Aphrodite, North African Dido, Tanit(h), Semitic Ashtoreth, Sumerian Nanna, Benten, Benten, Benten-san, Benzai-ten, Benten-San, Hindu Sarasvati, Sarasvati, Sarasvati, Bharati, Brahmi, Logos, Mahasarasvati, Savitri, Shatarupa, Vac(h), Vagdevi, Vak, Pacific Islands Saraswati, Japanese Benten, Sandhya, Venus, Venus, Genetrix, Victrix, Appiades, Cloacina, Felix, Hesper, Libentina, Libitina, Vesper, Victrix; Greek Aphrodite or Charis.

Queen of the Night

A name for the moon. Also called Queen of the Night.

Queen of the Tides

A name for the moon. In some accounts, identified as Queen of the Tides.

quirin

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Quivira

A mythical city with great treasure. Also called Quivira.

rabbats

Household spirits said to keep the occupants awake at night by knocking. In some lore, occasionally identified as rabbats.

rag-bush

A bush on which pieces of cloth are hung to placate local spirits. On occassion, referred to as rag-bush.

Raim

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rainbow

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Rainbow Snake

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rainmaker

A witchdoctor or medicine-man who claims to be able to cause rain to fall. Also known as rainmaker.

Ralph

A printing-house imp. Also referred to as Ralph.

ram

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Rama-umi

A good demon, said to teach magic. On occassion, known as Rama-umi.

Ramuel

An angel of the fifth heaven, associated with the north and Tuesday. Known as Ramuel, Rahumel or Rahumel.

Raphael

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Rasphuia

A demon. Known as Rasphuia.

rat

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Ratnaheruka

One of the 5 Herukabuddhas. Also identified as Ratnaheruka, Ratnasambhava, Ratnasambhava, Aparajita, Jambhala, Prasannatara, Ratnapani, Hindu Yama or Japanese Hosho.

raven

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rawhead-and-bloody-bones

Bogeys. At times, called rawhead-and-bloody-bones.

Raysiel

A demon of the north. At times, known as Raysiel.

Razanil

A demon. In some accounts, called Razanil.

Red Champion

A name of the god of witches. Also commonly referred to as Red Champion, Robin, Robin, Witch God or Witch God.

Red City

The city of fallen angels: hell. Also commonly called Red City.

Red Land

A name for paradise in Aztec and Egyptian lore. Sometimes referred to as Red Land.

red magic

Bloody diabolic practices. Also called red magic.

reem

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Relah

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Relah.

remora

A sucking fish, once believed to be able to stop a ship by attaching itself to the hull. Sometimes called remora, ramara or ramara.

Renaut

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Requiel

A moon-demon. Also known as Requiel.

Reussen

A kingdom comprising Poland and Russia. In some lore, occasionally called Reussen.

revenant

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rhabdomancy

Divination using rods: dowsing. At times, known as rhabdomancy, dowsing, dowsing, xylomancy or xylomancy.

rhapsodomancy

Divination from random. Samples of poetry. In some lore, occasionally known as rhapsodomancy, bibliomancy, bibliomancy or sortes.

Rimmon

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Rimstein

A vassal of Ermenrich. He rose in rebellion against Ermenrich but the revolt was suppressed when Dietrich brought his warriors to the king's aid. Sometimes referred to as Rimstein.

Rintrah

A demon of anger. Occasionally known as Rintrah.

Risnuch

A demon associated with agriculture. Referred to as Risnuch.

Rolomandri

Elementals, fire spirits in some accounts. In some lore, occasionally known as Rolomandri.

Roneve

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is said to be able to teach foreign languages. In some accounts, identified as Roneve, Ronobe, Ronobe, Ronove, Ronove, Ronwe or Ronwe.

Rosabis

A demon of metals. Also referred to as Rosabis.

Rosier

A demon of love, said to be an opponent of St Basil. In some accounts, called Rosier.

Roster

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Roster.

rowan

A deciduous tree producing. Red or yellow berries in autumn. The druids alleged that this tree could ward off witches. Occasionally known as rowan, mountain ash, mountain ash, quicken tree, quicken tree, witchen or witchen.

ruby

A precious stone, said to act as an antidote to poison or to protect. From plague. On occassion, referred to as ruby.

runecraft

Knowledge of magic inscriptions. In some references, referred to as runecraft.

Sabaoth

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Sabbat

A meeting of witches at midnight. Sometimes referred to as Sabbat, Great Sabbat, Great Sabbat, Sabbath, Sabbath, vauderie, vauderie, sabbat, vaudoiserie, vaudoiserie, Witches' Sabbath, Witches' Sabbath, vaud(ois)erie or vaud(ois)erie.

Sabnak

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Sabrus

A demon. At times, called Sabrus.

Sachluph

A demon asscociated with plants. Sometimes called Sachluph.

Sacra

An ancient name for Ireland. Called Sacra.

sacred animals

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sacred birds

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sacred cities

Many cultures have cities which they. Regard as holy, including. Christian Hebrew Muslim Hindu Also called sacred cities, Bethlehem, Bethlehem, Jerusalem Jerusalem Mecca, Jerusalem Jerusalem Mecca, Medina Benares or Medina Benares.

Sacred Marriage

The union of Zeus and his sister Hera; The union of any two deities: the union of a deity with a mortal. Occasionally known as Sacred Marriage.

sacred meal

A meal at which a deity is deemed to be present: a rite in which a deity is symbolically devoured. Known as sacred meal.

sacred mountains

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sacred numbers

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sacred plants

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sacred serpents

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sacred springs

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sacred stones

Rocks or stones said to possess some supernatural power or to be connected with some deity. On occassion, identified as sacred stones, stones, stones or demonifuge.

sacrifice

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saga

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sagaman

One who recounts epic tales. Also commonly called sagaman.

sage

A wise man: a wizard. In some accounts, called sage, femalesaga or femalesaga.

Sagittarius

The ninth sign of the Zodiac, the archer. Occasionally known as Sagittarius, Archer, Archer, Centaur, Centaur, Arab Qaus or Arab Qaus.

Sair

A demon associated with minerals. On occassion, referred to as Sair.

salamander

A monster in the form of a lizard living in fire: an elemental fire-spirit. In some accounts, referred to as salamander.

Salilus

A demon said to open doors. In some accounts, known as Salilus.

Samael

A fallen angel, a demon of the planet Mars. King of volcanoes. In some accounts, he is equated with the devil. Also known as Samael, Red Dragon or Red Dragon.

Sameval

A demon. At times, known as Sameval.

Samil

A demon of the hours of the day. On occassion, called Samil.

Sanctum Regnum

A book about a form of ceremonial. Magic, listing the spirits of the signs of the Zodiac. In some references, referred to as Sanctum Regnum.

Sarahiel

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Aries, the ram. At times, identified as Sarahiel, Malchidael, Malchidael or Malkidiel.

Sarakuyel

A demon. At times, identified as Sarakuyel.

Sarindiel

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Sarindiel.

Saritiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Sagittarius. Sometimes called Saritiel, Adnachiel, Adnachiel or Advachiel.

Sarquamiel

A demon of the hours of the day. At times, referred to as Sarquamiel.

Sartziel

A demon, ruler of the sign Scorpio, the scorpion. Sometimes identified as Sartziel, Barbiel or Barbiel.

Satan

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satyral

A monster with parts of man, lion and antelope. Occasionally referred to as satyral.

satyress

A female version of a satyr. Also referred to as satyress, satyr, satyr, femsatyra, Roman faun, Silvan, satyra or satyra.

Sazquiel

A demon of the hours of the days. In some references, identified as Sazquiel.

Scala Coeli

A 12th C. Book by Honorius describing. Many mythical animals. Also known as Scala Coeli.

scapulimancy

Divination from shoulder blades. Also identified as scapulimancy, omoplatoscopy, omoplatoscopy, scapulomancy or scapulomancy.

Scaramallion

The English version of Scarmiglione. Also called Scaramallion, Scarmiglione or Scarmiglione.

Scarmiglione

A demon in Dante's Inferno. Occasionally identified as Scarmiglione, Scaramallion or Scaramallion.

scatomancy

Divination from inspecting faeces. In some references, called scatomancy.

Schachlil

A demon associated with the sun's rays. Also identified as Schachlil.

Schaltiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign of Virgo, the virgin. Occasionally identified as Schaltiel, Hamaliel or Hamaliel.

Schedbarchemoth

A demon of the moon. In some accounts, referred to as Schedbarchemoth.

Scheliel

A moon-demon. Occasionally referred to as Scheliel.

Schethalim

A demon. Also commonly identified as Schethalim.

Schiekron

A demon associated with lust. On occassion, identified as Schiekron.

Schirim

A demon in the form of a goat. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Schirim.

Schlemihl

A man who sold his soul to the devil. In some accounts, called Schlemihl.

Scoithfhionn

A wife of Finn mac Cool, some say. Sometimes referred to as Scoithfhionn.

scopellism

In black magic, curses written on paper attached to stones thrown. Into gardens, etc. Occasionally referred to as scopellism.

Scorpio

The eighth sign of the Zodiac, the scorpion. In some lore, occasionally known as Scorpio, Scorpion, Scorpion, Akkadian Girtab, Akkadian Girtab, Akrabh, Arab Aqrab, Arab Aqrab, Hebrew Akrabh, Hebrew Akrabh or Girtab.

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scrying

Divination from images seen in a crystal ball. In some references, referred to as scrying, crystal-gazing, crystal-gazing, crystallomancy or crystallomancy.

sea-dog

A monster in the form of a dog with fins and a beaver's tail. Occasionally referred to as sea-dog.

sea-dragon

A monster, part dragon, part fish. Sometimes referred to as sea-dragon.

sea-horse

A monster in the form of a horse with a fish's tail. In some lore, occasionally called sea-horse.

sea-king

The king of the mer-people. Sometimes referred to as sea-king.

sea-lion

A monster, part lion, part fish. Also identified as sea-lion.

sea-nymph

A minor sea-goddess. In some lore, occasionally identified as sea-nymph.

sea-serpent

A monster in the form of a marine. Animal. In some lore, occasionally known as sea-serpent.

sea-unicorn

A monster, part unicorn, part fish. Also referred to as sea-unicorn.

sea-wolf

A monster, part wolf, part fish. Sometimes identified as sea-wolf.

seal

An occult or demonic device in the form of a diagram or picture. Also called seal.

Seere

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Sellen

A demon. Referred to as Sellen.

Semaquiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Capricorn, the goat. In some references, called Semaquiel, Hanael or Hanael.

semblance

An apparition. Called semblance.

Semiazas

A demon leader. At times, referred to as Semiazas, Samyasa, Samyasa, Samyaza or Samyaza.

Septentronial Signs

The first 6 signs of the Zodiac. Also known as Septentronial Signs.

seraph

A flying serpent. Also known as seraph.

Serapion

One of the Seven Sleepers. At times, known as Serapion.

Seratiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Leo, the lion. On occassion, known as Seratiel, Verchiel or Verchiel.

serpent-god

A deified snake. In some lore, occasionally referred to as serpent-god.

serpent-goddess

A deified snake. On occassion, referred to as serpent-goddess.

serra

A griffin-like monster, said to breathe. Fire. In some accounts, this beast has the head of a lion and the tail of a fox. Known as serra.

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Sezarbil

A demon. Referred to as Sezarbil.

Shabiri

A demon said to cause blindness in those who drink the water he lives in. Also referred to as Shabiri.

shade

A disembodied soul: a spirit; A ghost. Also commonly known as shade, ghost, ghost, phantom, spectre, revenant, shadow or shadow.

shape

A spirit or apparition. Also called shape.

shape-changer

A being made from fire and air, capable of assuming any form, including that of a human, and of mating with mortals. Referred to as shape-changer.

Shax

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Shebtaiel

A deity in white magic. Sometimes identified as Shebtaiel.

Shell

A demon, one of those who populate. The 7 firmaments. Occasionally known as Shell.

Shemhaziel

A fallen angel. Sometimes referred to as Shemhaziel.

shilstone

A shrine used in sun-worship. Occasionally called shilstone.

shin

A collective name for Chinese and Japanese gods and spirits: the supreme deity. On occassion, identified as shin, Chinese shen or Chinese shen.

Sialul

A demon associated with property. Also called Sialul.

Sibillia

A fairy queen. Sometimes identified as Sibillia.

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Sihon

An evil demon, said to be king of the Amorites. Called Sihon.

Silcharde

A demon. Known as Silcharde.

silvestres

Elementals, spirits of the air, in some accounts. Sometimes referred to as silvestres.

Sinbuck

A demon. Sometimes called Sinbuck.

Sisera

A demon of desire. Also known as Sisera.

Sislau

A demon of poisons. At times, called Sislau.

Sizajazel

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Sagittarius, the archer. Also commonly identified as Sizajazel.

smallback

A name for death. In some accounts, called smallback.

snake

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Socothbenoth

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some references, called Socothbenoth.

solarism

Over-reliance on sun-myths as an explanation of mythology. Also called solarism.

Solas

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Solday

A demon associated with the planet. Saturn and Saturday. In some accounts, known as Solday, Shabbathai or Shabbathai.

Soleviel

A demon. Occasionally called Soleviel, Soleuiel, Soleuiel, Soleueil or Soleueil.

Solitary Youth

Son of the Vagrant Youth by a princess of Orkney. Called Solitary Youth, Macaomh an Vaignis, Macaomh an Vaignis, Mac(h)aomh an Uaignis or Mac(h)aomh an Uaignis.

somatomancy

Divination using parts of the human body. Also referred to as somatomancy.

Sondennath

An evil demon, depicted as a huntsman. At times, known as Sondennath, Sondenach or Sondenach.

Sonneillon

A demon of hate opposed to St Stephen. In some lore, occasionally known as Sonneillon, Sonnillon or Sonnillon.

Sons of the Dark

Manichaean spirits who swallowed. The light. In some references, identified as Sons of the Dark, Archons or Archons.

soothsay

Foretell the future: a prediction. Sometimes called soothsay.

soothsayer

One who foretells future events. Identified as soothsayer.

Sorath

A demon of the sun. In some accounts, referred to as Sorath.

sorcerer

One who performs magic or witchcraft. Sometimes called sorcerer.

sorcery

Divination aided by evil spirits; Magic: witchcraft. Occasionally known as sorcery.

sortes

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sortilege

Divination by drawing lots; Foretelling the future. Also called sortilege, divination, divination, lot, mantology, `, bokusen, sortilegy or sortilegy.

sortition

The casting of lots by such means. As throwing dice, spinning pointers, etc. In some lore, occasionally referred to as sortition.

Sosol

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal. Sign Scorpio. Occasionally referred to as Sosol.

soul

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soul worship

The worship of ghosts. Occasionally called soul worship.

spagyric

Pertaining to alchemy. On occassion, referred to as spagyric.

spatulomancy

Divination from burning shoulderblades. In some accounts, identified as spatulomancy.

spectre

A ghost. Sometimes identified as spectre, ghost, ghost, phantom, shade or revenant.

spell

An incantation used by witches, etc. to entrance. In some references, referred to as spell.

sphinx

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sphondulomancy

Divination from spindles. Occasionally identified as sphondulomancy.

spirit

A ghost: a disembodied soul; the breath of life. In some accounts, called spirit.

spirit world

The land of the dead. In some references, referred to as spirit world.

spiritualism

The belief that we can communicate. With the spirit world, generally through the agency of a medium. On occassion, identified as spiritualism.

spiritus mendaciorum

The second order of demons, the spirits of falsehood, ruled by Pytho. Known as spiritus mendaciorum.

spodomancy

Divination from ashes. Called spodomancy, tephromancy or tephromancy.

spook

A ghost. Known as spook.

sprite

A brownie, elf, gnome or goblin. Also referred to as sprite.

stag

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Stone of Destiny

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stones

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stryge

A ghost or vampire. In some accounts, referred to as stryge.

Succor Benoth

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succubus

A demon in the form of a female which attacks sleeping men and has intercourse with them. Sometimes called succubus, succubi, succubi, succubos, succubos, plursuccubi or plursuccubi.

Suclagus

A fire-demon. Also commonly identified as Suclagus.

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Suphlatus

A dust-demon. In some accounts, identified as Suphlatus.

Susabo

A demon associated with voyages. In some lore, occasionally known as Susabo.

swan-shift

A magic garment, made of swan. Feathers, which enabled the wearer to turn into a swan. On occassion, called swan-shift.

sword

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Sybacco

A devil with horns and 3 eyes. Occasionally known as Sybacco.

sylph

An elemental spirit of the air. In some accounts, they now live on Mars or Venus. Occasionally referred to as sylph.

sylphid

A little sylph: a wife or daughter of a sylph. Sometimes referred to as sylphid, sylphide or sylphide.

sympathetic magic

Wonder-working involving mimicry of real phenomena. Occasionally called sympathetic magic, envoutement or envoutement.

synochitis

A stone said to have the power to conjure up demons and compel them to answer questions. Sometimes referred to as synochitis.

Sytry

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table-rapping

Knocking sounds said to impart. Communications from the spirit-world. Also called table-rapping.

table-turning

Movements of a table said to imply. The presence of departed spirits. On occassion, called table-turning.

taboo

A prohibition on something. Considered to be holy or unclean. In some lore, occasionally known as taboo, tabu, tabu, tapu or tapu.

Tabris

A demon of free will. In some accounts, referred to as Tabris.

Tacritan

A demon of earth-magic. In some lore, occasionally known as Tacritan.

Tagil

A moon-demon. Also called Tagil.

Taipan

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Called Taipan.

talisman

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talking heads

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Tamayori

One of the Eight Imperial Deities. Also identified as Tamayori, Tama-yori or Tama-yori.

Tamiel

A demon, one of the 7 Ischin. He reputedly taught men the science of astronomy. Sometimes referred to as Tamiel, Tamial or Tamial.

Tanlibik

A demon associated with fascination. Sometimes referred to as Tanlibik.

Taphthartharath

A demon of the planet Mercury. Occasionally identified as Taphthartharath.

Tar-baby

A sticky figure featured in many cultures. On occassion, identified as Tar-baby, Gum Girl, Gum Girl, Guar Girl, Gum Baby, Rubber Girl or Tar Baby.

Tarab

A demon of extortion. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Tarab.

tarot cards

A pack of 78 cards used in divination and fortune-telling. Also commonly called tarot cards, taroc(co), taroc(co), tarok, tarok or tarot.

Tartach

A demon said to take possession of humans. Occasionally known as Tartach.

Tascar

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Occasionally known as Tascar.

Taurus

The second symbol of the Zodiac, the bull. Also called Taurus, Arab Thaur or Arab Thaur.

Tautabaoth

A Gnostic angel with a bear's head. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Tautabaoth.

tempestor

A witch or wizard said to cause storms. Also identified as tempestor, tempestuary or tempestuary.

tenebrio

A night spirit. Also commonly referred to as tenebrio.

tentatores

The ninth order of demons, spirits of temptation ruled by Mammon. Sometimes called tentatores, infidiatores or infidiatores.

Terrashot

A fabulous animal. Sometimes called Terrashot, Funeral Mountain, Funeral Mountain or terrashot.

tetragrammaton

A sacred four-letter word such as Jove, JHWH, Zeus, etc. In some references, known as tetragrammaton.

Thagrinus

A demon of confusion. Also called Thagrinus.

Thalaba

In Eastern legends, the personification of fertility or the sun. On occassion, known as Thalaba.

Tharmas

A demon of the senses. One of the 4 zoa, in the works of William Blake. Sometimes called Tharmas.

thaumaturge

A miracle-worker. Sometimes referred to as thaumaturge, thaumaturgus or thaumaturgus.

theomachist

One at war with the gods. Also commonly called theomachist.

theomachy

War of the gods. Also commonly called theomachy.

theomancy

Divination by oracles: divine inspiration. In some accounts, identified as theomancy.

theomorphic

Having the form of a god. Also called theomorphic.

theomorphism

The state or condition of having. The form of a god. Occasionally called theomorphism.

Theow

A monster in the form of a wolf with cloven feet. On occassion, called Theow.

theriomorphism

Belief in gods in the form of animals. Occasionally identified as theriomorphism.

theurgist

A miracle-worker. Also identified as theurgist.

theurgy

Divine intervention: miracle-working. In some lore, occasionally known as theurgy, theurgia or theurgia.

Theutus

A demon of gambling. Also commonly called Theutus.

Threefold Man

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Thunderer

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tiger

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time

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Tingra

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Tingra.

Tiriel

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toad

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Tocobatto

A demon of the dance. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Tocobatto.

Toglas

A demon of treasure. Occasionally known as Toglas.

tortoise

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Torvatus

A demon who stirs up trouble. At times, identified as Torvatus.

Totec

A Zapotec sun-god adopted into the Aztec pantheon. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Totec, Our Great Chief or Our Great Chief.

totem

A revered animal or object; A symbol of a tribe, etc. Referred to as totem.

totemism

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totemist

A person or group indicated by a totem. Occasionally called totemist.

tragelaph

A monster, part stag, part goat. On occassion, called tragelaph, hircocervus or hircocervus.

tragopan

A monster in the form of an eagle. With horns. Also identified as tragopan.

transformation

Changing the soul to another state. Many cultures believe that the soul can appear in new form (animal, plant or human) once or many times. At times, known as transformation.

transvection

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Tree of Life

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tree-worship

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triad

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Trickster

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trigon

The junction of 3 astrological signs. There are four such junctions said to represent the airy, earthly, fiery and watery aspects. Also commonly called trigon.

Triple Goddess

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tripudium

Divination from observation of the hopping of feeding birds or of the bits of food they drop. Identified as tripudium.

trogodice

A monster reindeer with forward-curving horns. Also referred to as trogodice.

Tual

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Taurus, the bull. Occasionally referred to as Tual.

Tukiphat

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Tukiphat.

Turel

A demon. Occasionally known as Turel.

tut

A phantom (Lincs). Called tut.

tutelary

A guardian in the form of a god, saint or spirit. In some references, known as tutelary, tutelar or tutelar.

Tutivillus

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twins

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tyger

A monster, part lion, part wolf. Also known as tyger.

Tzakmaqiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal. Sign, Aquarius. Occasionally referred to as Tzakmaqiel, Gambiel or Gambiel.

ubiquity

The supposed power to be present. At different places at the same. Time. At times, known as ubiquity.

Ukobach

A demon in hell. He is responsible for attending the oilfired boilers in hell and is depicted as enveloped in flames. Also commonly referred to as Ukobach.

Ultima Thule

The supposed end of the world. In some references, identified as Ultima Thule, Thule, Thule, Thoule, Thyle or Ultima.

ultores scelorum

The fourth order of demons, spirits of vengeance, ruled. By Asmodeus. Sometimes identified as ultores scelorum.

umbra

A ghost. In some accounts, referred to as umbra.

underworld

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undine

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unicorn

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universal magic

White magic used to oppose black. Magic. Occasionally referred to as universal magic.

Unumbote

A creator-god in Togo. Sometimes known as Unumbote, Unumbotta, Unumbotta, African, African, Neith or Tehenut.

Uphir

A demon said to act as physician to devils. In some references, known as Uphir, Ufir or Ufir.

Urakabarameel

A demon. In some accounts, called Urakabarameel.

urchin-show

A manifestation of goblins, etc. In some accounts, known as urchin-show.

Urian

A devil, ruler of witches. Also commonly called Urian, Urien, Urien, Uriam, Urian, Urience, Uriens or Uryens.

Uricus

One of the cardinal demons (east). Sometimes called Uricus.

Uriel

A demon. At times, referred to as Uriel, Nariel or Nariel.

Urizen

A demon associated with reason: one of the 4 zoa, in the works of William Blake. In some references, identified as Urizen.

Urthong

A demon associated with imagination: one of the 4 zoa in the works of William Blake. On occassion, called Urthong.

Usiel

A demon associated with buried treasure. In some accounts, called Usiel.

Uthechair

Father of Celtchair. In some references, referred to as Uthechair, Uitheachar, Uitheachar, Uthecar or Uthecar.

Vabam

A demon. Occasionally identified as Vabam.

Vacabiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Pisces, the fish. Identified as Vacabiel, Barchiel, Barchiel, Bachiel, Baciel, Bac(h)iel, Bauchiel or Bauchiel.

Vachmiel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some accounts, identified as Vachmiel.

Vadriel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some lore, occasionally called Vadriel.

vagina dentata

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Valac

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Valanu

A good demon, said to teach the arts of magic. In some references, called Valanu.

vampire

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vampirism

The state or condition of being a blood-sucking monster: belief in bloood-sucking monsters. In some references, identified as vampirism.

vaporise

To turn oneself into vapour. This is said to be one of the powers of a witch. In some lore, occasionally known as vaporise.

Vapula

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is said to impart knowledge of science and philosophy and appears as a winged lion. Also known as Vapula.

Vasa Iniquitatis

The third order of demons, spirits of iniquity, ruled by Belial. Also commonly called Vasa Iniquitatis, Vessels of Anger or Vessels of Anger.

Vassago

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is said to be able to impart knowledge of the past and the future. Known as Vassago.

Veguaniel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some references, known as Veguaniel.

Veltis

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. This demon was reputedly exorcised by St Margaret. In some accounts, identified as Veltis.

Vepar

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Veratiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Occasionally known as Veratiel.

Verchiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign, Leo the lion. Also called Verchiel, Seratiel or Seratiel.

Verdelet

A demon acting as master of ceremonies in hell who carried. Witches to Sabbat. In some references, referred to as Verdelet.

verjuice

A potion used by witches. This concoction is said to turn human beings into animals. Sometimes called verjuice.

vermiculate

A witch's amulet. In some references, called vermiculate.

Veronica

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Verrier

A demon of disobedience. Sometimes known as Verrier.

Verrine

A demon of impatience. Also referred to as Verrine.

versipelle

A werewolf. In some lore, occasionally referred to as versipelle, werewolf, werewolf, Chin-Grelin, Galipande, Gallou, Garelant, Gerulf, leperou, Neure, Neures, wairon, wehr wolf, werwolf, werwulff, Leperou, Liberou, loublin, weht wolf or Haiti legerau.

versipellous

Pertaining to lycanthropy. Occasionally identified as versipellous.

Vetis

A demon sent to corrupt the holy. In some references, known as Vetis, Veiovis, Veiovis, Apollo, Vediovis, Vedius, Veive, Vejovis, Vetis or Greek Apollo.

Vine

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vine

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Virgo

The sixth sign of the Zodiac, the virgin. Occasionally referred to as Virgo, Virgin, Virgin, Arab Sumbula or Arab Sumbula.

visitant

A supernatural visitor: a spirit. Also commonly identified as visitant.

visitation

A divine dispensation: a visit from a god: the appearance of a ghost. Occasionally called visitation.

Vodyanoi

Water spirits. Sometimes called Vodyanoi, Vodyanik, Vodyanik, Rusalka, plurVodyanoi, Finnish Cacce-haldde or Lapp Kul.

Voil

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Virgo, the virgin. Referred to as Voil.

Vual

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Vulcans

Elementals, fire spirits in some accounts. Also called Vulcans.

vulture

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Wall

A demon, a duke in hell. On occassion, called Wall.

Walpurgis Night

The eve of May Day. On this night, all the witches come out and are led in their revelry by the devil himself. In some accounts, known as Walpurgis Night.

Wand of Jacob

A rod which was said to have the power to conjure up or repel demons. Sometimes referred to as Wand of Jacob.

warlock

A magician: a demon. Also called warlock, femalewitch or femalewitch.

Wasboga

A demon. Occasionally called Wasboga.

water-bull

An amphibious monster in the form of a bull. In some lore, occasionally identified as water-bull, Scottish tarbh uisge or Scottish tarbh uisge.

waterman

Mythical being living in water. At times, identified as waterman.

weasel

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Well of Life

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werewolf

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whale

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whirlpool

A sea-monster like a whale. In some references, referred to as whirlpool.

whistler

A mythical bird whose whistle was fatal to all who heard it. On occassion, identified as whistler.

white magic

Wonder-working without the aid of evil spirits, with beneficial intent; A form of witchcraft. On occassion, called white magic.

white witch

A witch practising white magic. In some lore, occasionally referred to as white witch, Orwen, Orwen or White Witch.

wicca

An old name for a male witch. Also known as wicca.

Wicca

A cult practising witchcraft. Sometimes known as Wicca.

Wiccan

A member of the Wicca cult. Called Wiccan.

Wild Herdsman

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witch

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witch-finder

One who smells out witches. In some references, referred to as witch-finder.

witch mark

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witchcraft

The art of the witch: the exercise of supernatural powers: sorcery; Wizardry. In some accounts, known as witchcraft, faticaria, faticaria, black magic, black magic, necromancy, goetia, goety, the black art, the black art, witchery or witchery.

witchknot

A knot in the hair of horses, etc. Resulting from witchcraft. Occasionally known as witchknot.

wivern

A winged monster in the form of a dragon with 2 legs. The wingless form of this beast is known as the lindworm. Also commonly referred to as wivern, wyvern or wyvern.

wizard

One skilled in magic. In some accounts, called wizard, cunning man or cunning man.

wodehouse

A monster in the form of a man. Covered with green hair. Also commonly called wodehouse.

wolf

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Wolunkwa

A name for the Rainbow Snake. In some accounts, referred to as Wolunkwa.

Wonambi

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Also called Wonambi, Worombi or Worombi.

wood-spirit

A spirit living in the forest. Also referred to as wood-spirit.

woodhouse

A satyr or faun: a minor woodland. God: a god of shepherds. At times, identified as woodhouse, ooser, ooser, woodwose, woodwose, wooser, wooser, (w)ooser or (w)ooser.

worm

An old name for a dragon or serpent. In some accounts, called worm, dragon, dragon, drake, Celestial Stag or also Celestial Stag.

wraith

An apparition: the spirit of one dead or alive. Also identified as wraith, fetch, fetch, German doppelganger or German doppelganger.

Wu

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Xaphan

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xenogenesis

The power of enchantment, said to be given to witches: the generation of life from foul matter. Sometimes called xenogenesis.

xenoglossia

Knowledge of languages never learned. This phenomenon is said to be observed in some cases of possession. Also commonly identified as xenoglossia, glossolalia, glossolalia, xenoglossy or xenoglossy.

Xezbeth

A demon of falsehood. Called Xezbeth, Al Kassab, Al Kassab, Shezbeth, Shezbeth, Arab Al-kazzab or Arab Al-kazzab.

Xoblah

A demon. Also identified as Xoblah.

xylomancy

Divination using wooden rods or twigs. Occasionally identified as xylomancy, rhabdomancy, rhabdomancy or dowsing.

Yah-li-Yah

A good demon associated with virgins. Occasionally referred to as Yah-li-Yah.

yali

A mythical lion-like beast. Occasionally identified as yali, yale, yale, African eale or Welsh bagwyn.

Yero

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Also called Yero, Yaro, Yaro or Yero.

Ypotrill

A monster, said to be part camel, part. Goat. Also commonly called Ypotrill.

Yshiel

A demon. At times, referred to as Yshiel.

Zaazuash

A demon. Occasionally identified as Zaazuash.

Zaebos

A demon of hell. He is depicted as a crocodile with a man's head. Occasionally known as Zaebos.

Zagan

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Zahun

A demon associated with scandal. In some accounts, referred to as Zahun.

Zalburis

A demon associated with healing. Occasionally known as Zalburis.

Zaleos

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is depicted as a soldier riding a crocodile. Occasionally identified as Zaleos, Saleos or Saleos.

Zaren

An avenging demon. Sometimes referred to as Zaren.

Zarobi

A demon associated with precipices. Also commonly known as Zarobi.

Zavebe

A demon. In some accounts, called Zavebe.

Zazel

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Zedex

A demon associated with the planet. Jupiter and Thursday. Identified as Zedex, Tzedec, Tzedec, Tzedek or Tzedek.

Zeffar

A demon associated with irrevocable. Choices. Also commonly known as Zeffar.

Zeirna

A demon associated with infirmity. In some references, identified as Zeirna.

Zelah

A demon. At times, called Zelah.

Zemen

A demon associated with the sun and Sunday. In some accounts, known as Zemen, Shemesh, Shemesh or Samas.

Zepar

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Zeveac

A demon associated with the moon and Monday. On occassion, referred to as Zeveac, Lebanah or Lebanah.

Zinimar

One of the cardinal demons (north). Also called Zinimar.

Zizuph

A demon associated with mysteries. Also known as Zizuph.

Zodiac

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Zoe

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zoomancy

Divination from watching animals. Also known as zoomancy.

zoomorph

An image of a god in the form of an animal. Sometimes identified as zoomorph.

zoomorphism

Representing god in animal form. In some references, referred to as zoomorphism, zoomorphy or zoomorphy.

zootheism

The attribution to animals of divine qualities. At times, called zootheism.

Zophas

A demon associated with pentacles. In some references, referred to as Zophas.

Zorasabel

A demon of the east. Sometimes referred to as Zorasabel.

Zuphlas

A demon associated with forests. On occassion, referred to as Zuphlas.

Zuriel

A demon ruling the Zodiacal sign. Libra, the scales. Sometimes known as Zuriel, Chadakiel or Chadakiel.
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