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

Abaddon

A demon of evil, the angel of the abyss. Occasionally identified as Abaddon.

Abasdarhon

A demon. In some lore, occasionally identified as Abasdarhon.

Abdiel

A demon; one of the seraphim in Milton's Paradise Lost. In some lore, occasionally called Abdiel, Abdeel or Abdeel.

Abduxuel

A moon demon. Also known as Abduxuel.

Abigor

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Abraxas

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Abraxas stones

Gems engraved and used as talismans. In some lore, occasionally known as Abraxas stones.

Abrinael

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

Abrulges

A demon. Known as Abrulges.

Aceroba

A demon. On occassion, identified as Aceroba.

Acharon

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some lore, occasionally called Acharon.

Achlahayr

A demon. At times, known as Achlahayr.

acrostic

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Acteror

A demon. Called Acteror.

ada

A magic word uttered to avert bad luck. In some references, known as ada.

Adam's Jewel

A magic stone said to light the way to the underworld. Also called Adam's Jewel.

Adam's Peak

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adderstone

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Adjuchas

A rock demon. Also known as Adjuchas.

Adnachiel

The ruling spirit of the constellation. Sagittarius. Sometimes referred to as Adnachiel, Advachiel, Advachiel, Saritiel or Saritiel.

Adonides

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

Adrameleck

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

Adriel

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

Adversary, The

A name for the Devil, Satan. At times, referred to as Adversary, The.

Aeglun

A demon of lightning. In some references, known 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 accounts, known as aeriae potestates, Aerials or Aerials.

Aerials

Demons of the air who can materialise. These beings are said to cause storms at sea. On occassion, identified as Aerials, aeriae potestates or aeriae potestates.

aerolite

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

aeromancy

Divination from atmospheric phenomena. On occassion, referred to as aeromancy, aerimancy or aerimancy.

Aethnicus

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

Aetneans

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

Afgod

A false god; an effigy. At times, known as Afgod.

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Agacella

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

Agaliarept

A demon of hell. In some lore, occasionally 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. Sometimes called Agathion.

Agenor

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ages

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ages of man

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Agimon

One of the cardinal demons, in some accounts. In some lore, occasionally identified as Agimon.

Agla

A magic word used to drive the Devil away. Sometimes referred to as Agla.

Aglaophotis

A demon. Also called Aglaophotis.

Aglas

A demon. Sometimes identified as Aglas.

Agor

A demon. Sometimes called Agor.

Agra

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Agra.

Agrippa

A book of spells. In some accounts, referred to as Agrippa.

Agu'gux

The creator-god of the Aleut. Identified as Agu'gux.

Ahura Mazda

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Aiel

An angel, ruler of the sign Aries. At times, known as Aiel.

ailuranthropy

The ability to turn oneself into a cat. Called 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 known as air, Aer, Aer, Air, Aura, Ner or Air.

Aiwass

A spirit said to have dictated a book of magic. Sometimes identified as Aiwass.

Akercock

A demon attendant on Belphegor. Also commonly identified as Akercock.

Akibeel

One of the 7 Ischin who taught man the meaning of signs. Occasionally referred to 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. At times, 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 known as alchemy, Hermetic art, Hermetic art, Hermetic philosophy or Hermetic philosophy.

Alchochoder

A planet said to control the length of a person's life. In some accounts, identified as 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. Also commonly referred to as Aldinach.

alectryomancy

Divination from the actions of a cockerel eating grain placed beside letters written round a circle. On occassion, identified as alectryomancy, alectromancy or alectromancy.

Aleph-tau

Eternity: beginning and end; author of the universe. Occasionally referred to as Aleph-tau.

aleuromancy

Divination from burning flour or from messages concealed in balls of dough. In some lore, occasionally called aleuromancy.

Alfild

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

Algol

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Alhoniel

A moon demon. Also identified as Alhoniel.

Alimiel

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. On occassion, called 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. Identified as Allocer, Alloen, Alloen, Alloien, Alloien, Alocer, Alocer, Allo(i)en or Allo(i)en.

allotheism

The worship of strange gods. At times, referred to as allotheism.

Alma

Soul personified. On occassion, referred to as Alma.

almond

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alomancy

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

Alouqua

A female demon or succubus. Also referred to as Alouqua.

Alphariza

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. Also identified as Alphariza.

Alphin

A dove spirit. Identified as Alphin.

Alphyn

A monster with knotted tail. In some references, called Alphyn.

Alquife

A famous enchanter. Also known as Alquife.

Alraun

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

Alrinach

A demon causing shipwrecks, sometimes seen in the form of an old woman. In some accounts, referred to as Alrinach.

alrune

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alter ego

Second self; spirit double. In some lore, occasionally referred to 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. Also referred to as Amaimon, Amaymon, Amaymon, Amoymon, Amoymon, Maimon, Maimon, Maymon, Maymon or Mammon.

Amasarac

A demon. Identified as Amasarac.

Amazarak

One of the 7 Ischin, said to have taught men the arts of sorcery and mathematics. Sometimes called Amazarak.

amber

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Ambriel

A demon, ruler of the sign of Gemini. On occassion, called Ambriel.

Ambuscias

A demon, duke of hell. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. Also commonly called Ambuscias, Amduscias or Amduscias.

Amenadial

A demon of the West. On occassion, referred to as 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. Occasionally referred to as Amers.

amethyst

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Aminadab

A name for Satan. Occasionally identified as Aminadab.

ammonite

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Amnedial

A moon demon. Also known 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. On occassion, called amniomancy.

Amnixiel

A moon demon. Occasionally known 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. At times, known as amphisbaena.

amulet

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Amutiel

A moon demon. Also commonly known as Amutiel.

Amy

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amygdalus

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

anachithidus

A stone said to have the power to conjure up demons and ghosts. In some accounts, referred to as anachithidus.

anachitis

A stone said to have the power to conjure up water spirits. Also identified as anachitis.

Anael

A demon of the hours of the day. King of astral light. Sometimes referred to as Anael.

Anak

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Anane

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Anane.

Ananizapta

A magical phrase used to repel demons. On occassion, known as Ananizapta, Ananyzapta or Ananyzapta.

Anarazel

A demon. He, with Fecor and Gaziel, is a guardian of hidden treasure. Also commonly identified as Anarazel, Fecor, Fecor or Gaziel.

ancestor worship

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Ancient One

A title for God. In some lore, occasionally identified 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. In some lore, occasionally known as androsphinx.

anemone

The flower of Adonis. Also called 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'. Sometimes called Anguipede.

Aniel

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

animalism

The belief that there is life in all things. emonism) At times, known as animalism, animism, animism, polydaemonism or polyd(a.

animals

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animism

Belief in spirits inherent in all. Things. emonism) At times, called animism, animalism, animalism, polydaemonism or polyd(a.

Ansitif

One of the 17 demons said to have taken possession of nuns. Also identified as 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. Called ant-lion.

anthropomancy

Divination using human entrails. Also identified as anthropomancy.

Antichrist

A demon. In black magic he is a juggler in hell. On occassion, called Antichrist.

Antichthon

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

Antilia

A blessed land. This realm was envisaged as an island paradise situated to the west of Atlantis. Occasionally known as Antilia.

antiphates

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ape

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apophatic

Description of deity by listing what God is not. In some lore, occasionally referred to as apophatic.

apotropaism

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apparition

A spirit appearance of a ghost: a supernatural vision. Also commonly referred to as apparition.

Apples of Stakhar

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

Aprilists

Worshippers of the Bull. Also referred to as Aprilists.

Apus

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aquarelle

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Aquarius

The eleventh sign of the Zodiac, the water-carrier. In some accounts, called Aquarius, Water-carrier, Water-carrier, Arab Dahu, Arab Dahu, Mesopotamian Giz or Mesopotamian Giz.

Aquiel

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

Arariel

A guardian spirit of the waters. On occassion, known as Arariel.

Aration

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Arcan

A demon king. Also called Arcan.

arch-magic

Powerful magic such as that required to restore the dead to life. Also identified as arch-magic.

Archaeus

A spirit investing all living things. At times, called Archaeus, Archeus or Archeus.

archer god

A god armed with bow and arrows, such as the Greek Eros or the Roman Cupid. In some accounts, known as 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. In some references, identified as archimage.

Ardesial

A moon demon. Occasionally known as Ardesial.

Argasill

A monster in the form of an antelope. Also called Argasill.

Ariel

A spirit of the air: a water spirit. At times, identified as Ariel.

Aries

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Arizial

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

Armadiel

A demon of secret messages. Referred to as Armadiel.

Armeis

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

Armilus

A demon, spirit of envy and greed. Sometimes identified as Armilus.

armomancy

Divination from the shoulders of beasts. Sometimes referred to as armomancy.

Armon

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. Also commonly referred to as Armon.

arrow

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Arthuriad

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

Asaradel

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

Ascaroth

A demon of informers and spies. Sometimes identified as Ascaroth.

Aseliel

A demon of the West. Sometimes identified as Aseliel.

Aseroth

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

ash

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Ashmodel

A demon; destroyer of God. Occasionally referred to as Ashmodel.

Ashtaroth

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Asiel

A spirit, ruler of Aquarius. In other versions, the ruler of Aquarius is Gambiel. Also referred to as Asiel, Asiriel or Asiriel.

Asima

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some accounts, called Asima.

Asinari

Ass worshippers. Sometimes called Asinari.

Asinor

Ruler of one of the 7. Supposed firmaments. Also called Asinor.

Asmodel

An astral spirit of the constellation Taurus. Referred to as Asmodel.

Asmodeus

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aspidomancy

A form of divination calling up demons. At times, identified as aspidomancy.

Aspirates

Minor deities. Sometimes referred to as Aspirates.

Astabhuja-Kurnkulla

A form of Kurnkulla shown as red with Sarus. On occassion, identified as Astabhuja-Kurnkulla.

Astasian demons

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

astragalomancy

Divination by the casting of knucklebones. In some references, known as astragalomancy.

astral body

The spirit body, opposite of the physical body. Known as astral body.

astral spirits

The spirits of the stars. Sometimes called astral spirits.

astral world

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astrology

Divination from the planets or the Zodiac. On occassion, identified as astrology.

astromancy

Divination from the stars. Also commonly referred to as astromancy.

Asyriel

A demon. Identified as Asyriel.

Ataliel

A moon demon. Also commonly called Ataliel.

Athanaton

A leader of the demons of the East. Referred to as Athanaton.

Attaconi

A race of people said to live beyond. The Himalayas. At times, called Attaconi.

auf

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augury

Divination from the flight of birds. Occasionally identified as 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. In some references, 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. Known as Ausiul.

Author

A deity: creator of the universe. Also commonly called Author, Great Tor or Great Tor.

automatic writing

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Awanaisa

Son of Eblis. Occasionally 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. Also identified as axe, axinomancy or axinomancy.

Axe Age

One of the 4 ages referred to in the Eddas. Referred to as Axe Age.

axinomancy

Divination from the motions of agate on a hot axe. At times, referred to 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). In some accounts, identified as axle tree, Backbone of Osiris or Backbone of Osiris.

Ayil

A demon of Sagittarius. Sometimes known as Ayil.

Az

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

Azaradel

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

Azariel

A moon demon. At times, identified as Azariel.

Azeruel

A moon demon. Known as Azeruel.

Azeuph

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

Azibeel

A demon. Also called Azibeel.

Aziel

A moon demon. Occasionally referred to as Aziel.

Baabal

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

Baal

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Baal-Berith

A demon of blasphemy, secretary in hell. Occasionally referred to 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. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Baalism.

Baalite

A worshipper of Baal. Also commonly referred to as Baalite.

Babel

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

baccharis

A herb used in magic rites. Sometimes identified as baccharis.

Bachanael

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

bacularia

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

Badiol

A demon. At times, called Badiol.

Baglis

A demon of measures. Occasionally called Baglis.

Balam

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Balan

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Balay

An angel of the first heaven, controlling the north and Monday. Also referred to as Balay.

Balidet

A demon acting as a minister of Amaimon. Also referred to as Balidet.

Balkin

An evil spirit serving the demon Luridan. In some references, referred to as Balkin.

Balkis

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Ballisaugon

An evil demon, patron of thieves. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Ballisaugon.

Balor

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Baltazo

A demon said to have taken possession of a girl in 1566. Occasionally called Baltazo.

Baphomet

The supposed idol of the Knights Templar. A goat revered by witches. Also called Baphomet.

Baragulla

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

Baratron

An evil demon. He is depicted as a sorcerer in priestly robes. At times, identified as Baratron.

Barbarot

An angel of the second heaven, controlling the East and Wednesday. In some lore, occasionally identified 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. Also referred to as Barbatos.

Barbazel

A demon of the planet Mars. Also known as Barbazel.

Barbiel

A demon of the sign Scorpio, the scorpion. In some references, known as Barbiel, Sartziel or Sartziel.

Barbil

A demon. At times, known as Barbil.

Barchiel

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

Barcus

A demon. Identified as Barcus.

Bargas

A demon. Occasionally called Bargas.

Barginiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Known as Barginiel.

Bariel

A demon of the hours of the day. Occasionally identified as Bariel.

Barkayal

One of the 7 Ischin. He passed on knowledge of astronomy to human beings. In some accounts, called Barkayal, Barkaial or Barkaial.

barker

A person who has been possessed by a dog-spirit. In some lore, occasionally called barker.

Barku

A demon who was said to know the secret of the transmutation of base. Metals into gold. In some references, referred to as Barku, Barqu or Barqu.

Barley King

A vegetation deity. This deity is ritually castrated and killed at the end of the harvest. At times, identified 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, called Barma.

Barman

An evil demon said to take possession of humans. In some references, known as Barman.

Barmiel

A demon of surrender in war. Also referred to as Barmiel.

Baron

A demon. In some accounts, called Baron.

baru

A magician: an occultist. Occasionally known as baru.

Baruchas

A demon who passes on secret knowledge. In some references, called Baruchas.

Bathala

A name for Shiva in the Philippines. Also commonly 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. Occasionally called Batraal.

Beaemot

A demon said to take possession of humans. Referred to as Beaemot.

Bealphares

A demon, a duke of hell. Occasionally referred to as Bealphares.

Bearded Demon, The

A demon said to know the secret of the transmutation of metals. In some references, referred to as Bearded Demon, The.

Beatitude

A name of one of the Aeons. Known as Beatitude.

Bechard

A demon associated with tempests and Friday. Occasionally identified as 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 called 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. In some lore, occasionally known as Beleth, Bileth, Bileth, Byleth, Byleth, Bileth, Bileth or Bilet.

Belial

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Belias

A demon prince. Sometimes identified as Belias.

belinomancy

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Belphegor

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Beng

A gypsy name for the Devil. In some lore, occasionally called Beng.

Bensozia

A mediaeval she-devil. Occasionally referred to as Bensozia, Benzozia or Benzozia.

Berbis

A demon. Sometimes called Berbis.

Bergthora

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Berith

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Berkaial

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Berkaial.

bestiary

A mediaeval book of animals both real and mythical. In some lore, occasionally called bestiary.

Bethage

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

Bethor

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

Bethseda

A pool or spring in Jerusalem said to have miraculous healing powers. Occasionally known as Bethseda.

Bethuel

A moon demon. Referred to as 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. On occassion, identified as bibliomancy, rhapsodomancy, rhapsodomancy or sortes.

Bifrons

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Bileth

A demon. A minister of Arcan, some say. Also known 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. Occasionally known as bilocation, duplication or duplication.

Bird of Paradise

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Bird of the Gods

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

birds

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Black Dog

A goblin hound. Also known as Black Dog.

black magic

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Black Mass

A sacrilegious rite involving the Devil. Also known as Black Mass.

Blood-bag shooting

A ceremony involving the ritual. Shooting of a deity. Sometimes referred to as Blood-bag shooting.

Bloody-bones

A hobgoblin. In some lore, occasionally identified as Bloody-bones.

Bne Seraphim

A demon of the planet Venus. Also called Bne Seraphim, Mne Seraphim or Mne Seraphim.

boanthropy

The supposed ability to turn oneself. Into a cow or a bull. Also known as boanthropy.

boar

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Boel

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

bogey

A goblin. In some references, known as bogey, bogle, bogle, bogy or bogy.

boggard

A goblin or ghost. Sometimes called boggard, boggart, boggart, boggle, boggle, buggane or buggane.

Bonoham

A demon. Occasionally identified as Bonoham.

Book of Monsters

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

Book of Spirits

A 19th C. Treatise on spiritualism. In some references, known as Book of Spirits, Chilam Balam, Chilam Balam, Book of Spirits, Book of the Tiger Priests or Chilan Balam.

Borachiel

A spirit of fruitfulness. Occasionally referred to as Borachiel.

Boralim

A demon of the south. Sometimes referred to as Boralim.

Boras

A demon. On occassion, referred to as Boras.

Boreyne

A monster, part lion, part eagle. Occasionally identified as Boreyne.

botanomancy

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Botis

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Botrager

A monster, a lion with a helmet. On occassion, known as Botrager.

bottle-imp

An imp contained in a bottle. Occasionally referred to as 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. Occasionally called 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. Known as Bucaphi.

bucentaur

A human-headed bull figure such as the minotaur. In some references, referred to as bucentaur, bull-man or bull-man.

Bucon

A demon of hatred. Also commonly called Bucon.

Budarjim

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Budarjim.

Buddhist cross

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

Buder

A demon. Occasionally called Buder.

Buer

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Bufar

A demon. Sometimes known as Bufar.

bug

A bogey: a goblin. Called bug, Bog, Bog, Bug or Bug.

bugaboo

A bogey. Sometimes known as bugaboo.

bugbear

A bogey or boggart that eats children. A goblin bear. Sometimes identified as bugbear.

bull

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bull marine

A monster, part bull, part fish. Occasionally referred to as bull marine.

bullbeggar

A hobgoblin. In some references, referred to as bullbeggar.

Bune

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Buniels

A demon. Known as Buniels.

Buriel

A demon. Occasionally known as Buriel.

Butator

A demon, expert in calculation. In some accounts, referred to as Butator.

butterfly

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Bydiel

A demon of secrets. Also identified as Bydiel, Bidiel or Bidiel.

Caacrinolaas

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Cabariel

A demon. In some references, identified as Cabariel.

Cabiel

A moon demon. Referred to as Cabiel.

cacodaemon

An evil spirit. Also called cacodaemon, cacodemon or cacodemon.

Cael

An angel, ruler of the sign Cancer. Sometimes referred to as Cael.

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Cahor

A demon of deception. 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. At times, called caladrius.

Calygreyhound

A monster in the form of a horned. Cat. At times, known as Calygreyhound.

Camaysar

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Camaysar.

cambion

A child born of a liaison between an incubus or a succubus and a human. Also commonly referred to as cambion, campion or campion.

camelopardel

A monster giraffe with horns. In some accounts, identified as camelopardel.

Camuel

A benevolent demon, a king of the east. Also commonly known as Camuel.

Cancer

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capnomancy

Divination from (patterns in) smoke. In some accounts, called capnomancy.

Capricorn

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Captiel

An astral spirit. Sometimes called Captiel.

captromancy

Divination using mirrors. Referred to as 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. Occasionally referred to as Caretyne.

carnelian

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Carnesiel

A demon of the East. Called Carnesiel.

Carnivenn

A demon of obscenity. Also referred to as Carnivenn, Carnivean or Carnivean.

Carreau

A demon, lack of pity personified. On occassion, called Carreau.

cartomancy

Divination from playing cards. Occasionally referred to as cartomancy.

Caspiel

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

casting lots

A form of divination by drawing at random from a set of objects. Also referred to as casting lots.

Casujoiah

An angel, ruler of the sign Capricorn. Known 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. In some accounts, identified as cat's eye.

catoptromancy

Divination by mirrors. On occassion, referred to as catoptromancy.

Catwampus

A mythical animal. Called Catwampus.

Cauld-lad

A spirit that moves household. Items such as furniture, during the night. In some references, called Cauld-lad.

Causub

A demon of snake charming. Also known as Causub.

Caym

A ruler of hell. He is depicted as something of a dandy with the head and wings of a blackbird. On occassion, known as Caym.

CC

Light deities, celestial twins. Known as CC.

celestial

One living in heaven. On occassion, known as celestial.

Celestial Buddhas

Dhyanibuddhas In some references, identified as Celestial Buddhas.

Celestial City

A name for heaven in Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress. Also identified 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. In some references, identified 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. Also commonly called 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. In some lore, occasionally known as Cephalonia, Lost Island, The, Lost Island, The, The Lost Island or The Lost Island.

ceraunoscopy

Divination from the sound of thunder. In some references, referred to as ceraunoscopy.

ceromancy

Divination from hot wax dropping. Into water. In some references, identified as ceromancy.

Cethor

Husband of Eri. His wife had an affair with Elatha who fathered Bres on her. On occassion, known as Cethor.

Chadakiel

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

Chamo

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some accounts, identified as Chamo.

Chamos

A demon of flattery. In black magic he was Chamberlain of the Royal Household. In some references, known as Chamos.

chaomancy

Divination by aerial apparitions. Also referred to as chaomancy.

Chaos

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chariot

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chataka

A mystic bird that drinks. Only rainwater. Also commonly identified as chataka.

Chatloup

A monster, part wolf, cat and goat. At times, called Chatloup.

cheirognomy

Divination from lines on the hands. Occasionally 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 called Cheleb, Deber or Deber.

Chemor

A demon. Also referred to as Chemor.

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Chevasche

A sorceress said to suck babies' blood. Also commonly referred to as Chevasche.

Chi-Rho

A sacred symbol. In some lore, occasionally known as Chi-Rho.

Chomiel

A demon serving Demoriel. Sometimes identified as Chomiel.

chrisoletus

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

chrysolite

A stone said to have the power to ward off demons and fevers. In some references, referred to as chrysolite, chrisoletus or chrisoletus.

cieromancy

Divination by drawing lots. Also 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. In some lore, occasionally identified as Cimeries.

Circle of the Sun

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

City of Lanterns

A realm said to exist beyond the zodiac. At times, identified as City of Lanterns.

clairaudience

The supposed power of hearing. The paranormal. Sometimes known as clairaudience.

clairvoyance

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

Clavicles of Solomon

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

cledonomancy

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

cleromancy

Divination by lot, such as falling dice. Also identified as cleromancy.

Cocao

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

cock

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cockatrice

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Cocqcigrues

Imaginary animals. Also known as Cocqcigrues, Cocquecigrues, Cocquecigrues, Cocquecugrues, Cocquecugrues, coquecigrues, coquecigrues or cocqcigrues.

Colopation

A demon said to throw open prisons. Sometimes referred to as Colopation.

colours

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colt-pixy

A mischievous fairy. Also commonly known as colt-pixy.

comparative mythology

The study of mythologies to elucidate. Differences and common ground. In some references, known as comparative mythology.

conjuration

The raising of demons or spirits of the dead: black magic. In some lore, occasionally identified as conjuration.

Constantius

One of the Seven Sleepers. In some accounts, referred to as Constantius.

control

A spirit alleged to direct a medium. During a seance. Sometimes known as control.

Coph

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

coral

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corna

A magic word used to avert evil. Sometimes known as corna.

cornucopia

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Corson

One of the cardinal demons (south). Also commonly identified 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. Occasionally identified as Cozbi.

creation

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Cresil

A demon of slovenliness. Known as Cresil.

criminatores

The eighth order of demons, spirits of calumny, ruled by Ashtaroth. In some references, referred to as criminatores, exploratores or exploratores.

crithomancy

Divination using meal strewn over victims for sacrifice. Occasionally called 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. Occasionally known as Cruithneachan.

cryptaesthesia

Paranormal perception: clairvoyance. In some lore, occasionally identified as cryptaesthesia.

crystallomancy

Divination with transparent bodies such as crystals. At times, referred to 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. At times, known as Cu Chorb.

cubomancy

Divination using dice. In some accounts, known as cubomancy.

Cuniali

A demon. Sometimes known as Cuniali.

cunning man

A wizard. On occassion, known as cunning man, wizard or wizard.

cunning woman

A witch. Also commonly identified as cunning woman, witch, witch or malewarlock.

curis

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

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Cusion

A demon. Sometimes called Cusion.

cynanthropy

The ability to turn oneself into a dog. Occasionally identified 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. At times, referred to as cynocephali, hemicyne or hemicyne.

Dabriol

An angel associated with the south and Monday. At times, known as Dabriol.

dactylomancy

Divination using finger rings. At times, known as dactylomancy.

daemon

A good spirit intermediate between man and god: a demon. In some accounts, 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. In some accounts, called Dagare.

Dagda

A wax figure used in the casting of spells. In some references, identified as 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. Also known as 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. Identified as daimonia.

Damael

An angel associated with the east and Tuesday. Also identified as Damael, Damiel or Damiel.

dancing water

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

Danel

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Danel, Daniel, Daniel, Dn'il or King Daniel.

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Dapnael

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Also known as Dapnael.

Dardariel

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

Darquiel

A demon associated with the south and Monday. Sometimes called Darquiel.

Davy Jones

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

Davy Jones' locker

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

De Animalibus

A book of mythical animals written by Isidore, a Spanish bishop. In some lore, occasionally identified as De Animalibus.

De Orbe Novo

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

Deamial

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

Deber

In some accounts, a devil who works. Evil at night. In some accounts, called Deber, Cheleb or Cheleb.

Decarabia

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deer

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Deliel

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

dema-deities

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

Demiurge

A creator: a Gnostic god. Son of Abattu. Also 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. In some lore, occasionally called 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 references, called demoness.

demoniac

One possessed by a devil. On occassion, referred to as demoniac.

demoniacism

Possession by a devil. At times, identified as demoniacism.

demonianism

The belief that humans can be possessed by devils. In some accounts, known as demonianism.

demoniast

One who believes in or deals with demons. In some lore, occasionally referred to as demoniast, demonist, demonist or demonolater.

demonifuge

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

demonise

To portray as or turn into a devil. Referred to as demonise.

demonism

Devil-worship. Sometimes identified as demonism, demonality, demonality, demonolatry, demonolatry, demonomy or demonomy.

demonist

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

demonocracy

Rule by devils: the power of devils. Occasionally called demonocracy.

demonography

Writing about demons. On occassion, called demonography.

demonolater

One who worships devils. At times, known as demonolater, demoniast, demoniast or demonist.

demonologist

One who makes a study of devils, etc. In some lore, occasionally known as demonologist.

demonology

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

demonomagy

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

demonomancy

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demonomania

A state in which one feels possessed. By devils. Sometimes known as demonomania.

demonopath

One who suffers from the belief that his actions are controlled. By demons. Also commonly referred to as demonopath.

demonopathy

Illness, mental or physical, caused by the belief that one's actions are controlled by demons. In some references, identified as demonopathy.

demonry

Influence by demons. In some lore, occasionally known as 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. In some accounts, called Deumus, Dumo or Dumo.

deuteroscopy

Divination: second sight. Also commonly identified as deuteroscopy.

Devel

A supreme god in the lore of the gypsies. At times, known 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. In some accounts, known as devus.

dharani

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diablerie

Sorcery: the black art. In some references, called diablerie, diablery or diablery.

diabolos

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

diakka

A group of unclean spirits. On occassion, known as diakka.

Dimoriél

One of the cardinal demons (north). Sometimes known as Dimoriél.

Din

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Din.

Dingbell

A female version of the gremlin. In some references, referred to as Dingbell, Fifinella or Fifinella.

Dionysius

One of the Seven Sleepers. Called 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. In some accounts, called 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. Also commonly called divine.

diviner

One who foretells the future: one who locates hidden things using. Supernatural powers. Also commonly identified as diviner, divinator or divinator.

divining rod

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

dobbie

A brownie: a house elf. Also commonly known as dobbie, dobby, dobby, dobie or dobie.

dog

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dog of the shaman

A name for the jaguar. In some lore, occasionally identified 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. Also commonly identified as Domdaniel.

Dorothiel

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Dorothiel.

dragon

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Dragon of Rhodes

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Dragonel

The English version of Draghignazzo. Also known as Dragonel, Draghignazzo or Draghignazzo.

dragoness

A female dragon. In some accounts, identified as dragoness.

dragonet

A small dragon. Also referred to as dragonet.

dragonise

Turn into a dragon. Occasionally known as dragonise.

drake

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

Druid's Circle

A ring of standing stones such as Stonehenge. On occassion, called Druid's Circle.

Druid's Egg

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druidry

Paganism. In some accounts, called druidry.

Duke of the South Border

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dukkeripen

Fortune-telling. At times, called dukkeripen.

eagle

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eagle stones

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

Eanna Cinsealach

A king of Leinster. Father of Eochu. On occassion, called Eanna Cinsealach.

Earthly Paradise

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earthquake

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ebony

A timber said to have magical properties. At times, referred to as ebony.

Echdae

Husband of Aine, in some accounts. Occasionally identified as 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. At times, known as ectenic force.

ectoplasm

Spirit-matter supposed to emanate from a spiritualist. Medium during a seance. In some accounts, identified as ectoplasm, ectosarc or ectosarc.

Ee-A-O

An androgynous being, ruler of one of the 7 heavens. Offspring of Yaldabaoth. Also commonly called Ee-A-O.

Egibiel

A moon-demon. Also called Egibiel.

Egyn

One of the cardinal demons (north). In some accounts, identified as Egyn, Egim, Egim, Egin or Egin.

eidolon

A phantom: spirit apparition: soul. Sometimes referred to 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. Occasionally called Eirnilus.

Eistibus

A demon of divination. Sometimes called Eistibus.

elaeomancy

Divination from the reflections in the surface of oil. On occassion, 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. In some accounts, called elecampane.

elemental

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elementalism

The doctrine that divinities are elemental powers: the worship of elemental spirits. Sometimes identified as elementalism.

elementaries

Disembodied spirits, often malevolent. Also commonly referred to 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. Also commonly identified 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 accounts, identified 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 known as Eloai.

Elomnia

A demon. On occassion, known as Elomnia.

emerald

A precious stone said to guard against evil spirits. In some references, identified as emerald.

Emerald Tablet

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Emoniel

A demon. Also known as Emoniel.

empusa

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empyromancy

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

Enediel

A moon-demon. On occassion, identified as Enediel.

enfield

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

Ennoia

Consorts of Gnostic gods. Also known as Ennoia.

Enochian call

A ritual used to conjure up spirits, demons and elementals. At times, identified as Enochian call.

Enochian demons

Demons mentioned in the Book of Enoch. As fallen angels. In some references, called Enochian demons.

Entheos

Indwelling divine power: inspiration. Also commonly called Entheos.

entity

A disembodied spirit: a demon. Sometimes known as entity.

envotement

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epimacus

A heraldic griffin. Occasionally known as epimacus.

epopt

One introduced to the Eleusinian. Mysteries. Sometimes known as epopt.

Erechtheum

A temple in Athens devoted to Erechtheus and others. Sometimes called Erechtheum, Erekhtheion, Erekhtheion, Greek, Greek, Elagabalus, Elagabalus, Eupheme, Erekhthion or Erekhthion.

Ergodiel

A moon-demon. Occasionally known as Ergodiel.

Ertrael

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

eten

A giant. Sometimes identified as 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. Occasionally identified as euhemerism.

Eupheme

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

Euronymous

A demon. In black magic, one of the Grand Dignitaries, the prince of death. Occasionally referred to as Euronymous.

European Sibyl

A mediaeval prophetess. Occasionally known as European Sibyl.

Eurydice

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Eurynomus

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Ever Breath

Son of Selepus. Father of Epistrophus and Mynes. In some references, referred to 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. Occasionally identified as evocation.

Ewayne

Owain At times, identified 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. Sometimes known as 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. At times, identified as eye.

Fabas

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Fabas.

fable

A fictitious story: a myth. Identified as fable.

faerie

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fairy

A diminutive supernatural being. Some say that these immortal beings are the children of Adam and Lilith. In some accounts, identified 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. Referred to 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. At times, referred to as 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. Occasionally referred to as fairy stone.

fairy wind

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fairyland

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familiar

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Farris

A demon of the hours of the day. In some references, called Farris.

fascination

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

fascinum

A phallic amulet. Occasionally identified as fascinum.

Feast of Souls

A festival, held in November, in honour of the dead. Also known as Feast of Souls.

Fecor

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

Festival of Wasa

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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. Sometimes identified as 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] Sometimes known as Ficna, Fiachna or Fiachna.

Fifinella

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fig faun

A desert monster or demon said to live on figs. In some references, 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 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 called fish-god.

Flauros

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Fleberdigibet

A demon of the dance. Occasionally known as Fleberdigibet, Flibbertigibbet or Flibbertigibbet.

Flood

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Floron

A demon. Sometimes called Floron.

Forcalor

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Forcas

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. Sometimes called 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. Sometimes referred to as Frateretto.

Friagne

An angel of the fifth heaven, governing the east. Occasionally referred to as Friagne.

Friar Rush

A strolling spirit leading monks astray. Some accounts equate him with the Devil. Also called 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 In some accounts, referred to 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. Sometimes 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. Occasionally known as Gabriel.

Gag Noz

An empty boat which appears in Finistere, said to portend death. Occasionally identified as 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 referred to as Galdel.

Gambiel

A spirit, ruler of Aquarius. Sometimes called Gambiel, Tzakmaqiel or Tzakmaqiel.

Gamigin

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Ganymedes

Ganza. A mythical wild goose. In some accounts, known as Ganymedes, Ganymede, Ganymede, Ganumedes or Roman Catamitus.

Gaonim

A good demon. In some references, called Gaonim.

Garman

Son of Gias. He abducted the goddess Mesca and seduced her. Also called Garman, Irish or Irish.

gastromancy

Divination with large glasses or from stomach noises. In some references, called gastromancy.

Gate of Dreams

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Gaziel

A demon guarding. Underground treasures. On occassion, called Gaziel, Fecor, Fecor or Anarazel.

Gebiel

A demon of the air. In some accounts, referred to as Gebiel.

Gediel

A demon of the south-west. Sometimes called Gediel.

Gedobonai

A demon of the air. Also known as Gedobonai.

Gelial

A moon-demon. At times, known as Gelial.

Gelonairos

A demon of the air. Also called Gelonairos.

Gemini

The third sign of the zodiac, the Twins. At times, known as Gemini, Twins or Twins.

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Geniel

A moon-demon. Sometimes referred to as Geniel.

Genon

A spirit of fruitfulness. Also identified as Genon.

geolatry

Earth-worship. Also known as geolatry.

geomancy

Divination from figures drawn in earth or sand from patterns in the dust or from pebbles thrown on the ground. In some lore, occasionally known as geomancy, Chinese feng-shui or Chinese feng-shui.

geomantic demons

Spirits associated with geomancy. Known as geomantic demons.

Geradial

A spirit, ruler of the Astasian demons. Also commonly identified as Geradial.

Gereinon

A spirit of fruitfulness. Called Gereinon.

Geron

A spirit of fruitfulness. Sometimes 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 accounts, 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. Also known as ghoul, ghool, ghool, ghul, ghul, ghoula, ghulah, si'la, malequtrub, Persian ghol, Arab ghul, Arab ghul or ghol.

giants

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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. In some references, called ginseng.

Giwish

Gish Also known as Giwish, Gish or Gish.

Glauron

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

Glendoveer

A good spirit. Known 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. On occassion, called 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. In some references, identified as goety, black magic, black magic, necromancy, witchcraft or goetia.

Golden Calf

A hairy demon. Also commonly referred to as Golden Calf.

Golden Gate

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

Good Folk, The

The fairies. At times, known as 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. In some lore, occasionally identified as Gospel of the Witches, Aradia, Aradia, Book of Shadows or Book of Shadows.

Grabbersnitch

The English version of Grafficane. Occasionally identified as Grabbersnitch, Grafficane or Grafficane.

gramary

Enchantment or magic. Sometimes identified as gramary, gramarye or gramarye.

Great Bear

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Great Beast, The

Book of magic by Aleister Crowley, published in 1915. In some accounts, 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) In some references, referred to as Great Sabbat, Sabbat, Sabbat, Sabbath, vauderie, vaudoiserie, Witches' Sabbath or vaud(ois)erie.

Greissmodel

An evil demon. On occassion, referred to as Greissmodel.

gremlin

A spirit causing mechanical trouble. Occasionally known as gremlin, femaleDingbelle or femaleDingbelle.

Gressil

A demon. Sometimes known as Gressil.

Griessmodal

An evil spirit in the form of a spaniel. Also called Griessmodal.

Grimalkin

A witch's familiar in the form of a cat; A demon. In some accounts, referred to as Grimalkin, Graymalkin or Graymalkin.

grimoire

A book of magic spells used to call. Up spirits. Also known as grimoire.

Grismodal

A demon. Occasionally identified as Grismodal.

grylli

A talisman in the form of a chimaera or griffin. Sometimes identified as grylli, gorgoneion, gorgoneion, chimaera, gorgoneum or chimaera.

Guebres

Fire-worshippers. Identified as Guebres, Ghebers or Ghebers.

Guland

A demon associated with Saturday. Also known as Guland, Nabam or Nabam.

Gusayn

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Guttlehog

The English version of Ciriato. Occasionally 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. At times, referred to as Guzhak, Persian, Persian or Ahura Mazda.

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Haatan

A demon said to hide treasure. Identified as Haatan.

Habondia

A queen of spirits, witches, etc. In some references, identified as Habondia.

Hadur

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

haematomancy

Divination based on the way blood. Runs from a victim. In some references, identified as haematomancy.

haemony

A plant said, in Milton's works, to ward off evil spells. In some accounts, called haemony.

hag

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hag-knots

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

hag-stone

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Hagenti

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Haggit

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Hahab

A demon associated with royalty. Known as Hahab.

Hahabi

A demon of fear. On occassion, identified as Hahabi.

Halache

A demon associated with sympathy. In some references, identified as 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. Sometimes called hamadryad, dryad, dryad, dru, dry, plurdryades, plurhamadryades or plurhamadryades.

Hamaliel

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

Hanael

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Capricorn, the goat. Sometimes 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. On occassion, called Hand of Glory.

hare

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hariolate

Foretell the future. Sometimes referred to as hariolate.

hariolation

Divination. Occasionally referred to as hariolation.

Harlequin

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Haruna

Harun Also commonly known as Haruna, Harun or Harun.

haruspicate

Fortell the future. Referred to as haruspicate.

haruspication

Divination from the entrails of animals. Occasionally referred to as haruspication, extispicy, extispicy, haruspicy or haruspicy.

Hasmodai

One of the 7 Intelligences, ruler of the moon. In some references, 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. In some lore, occasionally known as Hatiphas.

Haven

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

hawk

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heaven

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Hecadoth

A demon. Identified as Hecadoth.

Heiglot

A demon of snowstorms. Identified as Heiglot.

heliolatry

Sun-worship. In some accounts, identified as heliolatry.

heliotrope

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

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Hell-money

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

Hellison

A spirit of fruitfulness. In some lore, occasionally known as Hellison.

henbane

A plant said to have magical powers. Also known as henbane.

hepatoscopy

Divination by inspection of animals'. Livers or entrails. Also known as hepatoscopy.

Herfather

A name for Odin. In some references, known 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. Also commonly known as hermetic powder.

Herodiades

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

hex

A witch or wizard: a spell: to bewitch. In some accounts, called hex.

hexagram

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

hieromancy

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

Hiniel

An angel of the fifth heaven, associated with the north and Tuesday. Also referred to as Hiniel.

hippocampus

A sea-monster like a horse with the tail of a fish or dolphin: the horse of Poseidon. In some references, referred to as hippocampus, hydrippus, hydrippus, plurhippocampi, plurhippocampi, Farasi Bahari, Farasi Bahari, Farasul Bahri, Egyptian Sabgarifiya, Greek Hippocampus, Sabgarifiya or Sabgarifiya.

hippogriff

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hippolatry

The worship of horses. In some accounts, known as hippolatry.

hippolectryon

A monster in the form of a horse with the feet and tail of a cockerel. Called hippolectryon.

hircocervus

A monster, part goat, part stag. In some accounts, called hircocervus, tragelaph or tragelaph.

Hismael

A demon of the planet Jupiter. In some accounts, identified as Hismael.

Hizarbin

A sea-demon. In some lore, occasionally identified as Hizarbin.

hob

A brownie: a frightful apparition. Sometimes referred to as hob.

hobbidance

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

hobgoblin

A mischievous sprite such as a brownie. On occassion, referred to as hobgoblin.

Hogos

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

Hollenfurt

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

holocaust

The sacrificial burning of victims. On occassion, known as holocaust.

homunculus

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Hoodoo

A mixture of voodoo with Christian. Religion. Also identified as 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. Occasionally referred to as Horant.

Horned God

The god of witches. In some references, known 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. Also identified as horoscope.

horse

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hound marine

A sea monster, part dog, part fish. In some accounts, identified as hound marine.

Hughie

A mythical god of surfers. Sometimes identified as Hughie.

hummingbird

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Hutgin

A demon. In black magic he was ambassador to Italy. Sometimes called Hutgin.

Hydriel

A water-demon. Also referred to as Hydriel.

hydromancy

Divination using water. Referred to as hydromancy.

hyena

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Iah

A demon. Called Iah.

iatromancy

Divination by incubation. Also commonly known as iatromancy.

ibex

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ichthyomancy

Divination using the entrails of fish. In some accounts, identified as ichthyomancy.

Icosiel

A demon of the air. At times, called Icosiel.

idolomancy

Divination by using idols. In some references, known as idolomancy.

immortal

A god. Also known as immortal.

immortality

The state of eternal existence; Exemption from death. Also commonly called immortality.

imp

A sprite: a wicked spirit. Sometimes known as imp.

incarnation

A manifestation of a god: the possession of a medium by a spirit. Sometimes 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. Sometimes known as incubation.

incubus

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infernal

Pertaining to the underworld. 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. Occasionally called Infernal Court.

infernalia

A collection of writing relating to hell. Referred to as infernalia.

inferno

Hell. On occassion, referred to as inferno.

infestation

An act of violence caused by an evil spirit. Also identified as infestation.

Infideles

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

Ingun

An aspect of Freya as a fertility-goddess. Also commonly known as Ingun, Yngvi, Yngvi, Ingvi-Frey, Norse or Norse.

Ingwaz

(see Inguz] In some accounts, referred to as Ingwaz, Inguz or Inguz.

invultuation

The making of an image to use in witchcraft: the use of such an image. Occasionally called invultuation.

Iophiel

One of the 7 Intelligences, ruler of the planet Jupiter. Occasionally called 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. Known as Isle of Arran, Arran or Arran.

Isle of Destiny

(see Inis Fail] Called Isle of Destiny, Inis Fail, Inis Fail, Inishail or Innis Fail.

ithyphallic

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Iuvart

A demon. Called 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. In some lore, occasionally called jade.

Jael

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

Jala-Hastin

(see Jalebha] Identified as Jala-Hastin, Jalebha or Jalebha.

Janiceps

A two-headed monster. Occasionally known as Janiceps.

Jazeriel

A moon-demon. Also commonly known as Jazeriel.

Jefischa

A demon of the hours of the day. On occassion, identified as Jefischa.

Jeraspunt

A castle, home of Virginal, where she. Married Dietrich. On occassion, 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. Also referred to as jet.

Joannes

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

Jomiael

A demon. Also called Jomiael.

Jubanladace

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

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Jupiter's beard

The house-leek which is used as a charm to protect against lightning and evil spirits. In some accounts, known as Jupiter's beard.

Juvant

A demon of reincarnation. Sometimes identified as Juvant.

Kalab

A demon of sacred vessels. In some accounts, called Kalab.

kalamaka

A monster, part crocodile, part lion. Also commonly identified 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. In some accounts, identified as Kalau, Kala, Kala, Kalak, Kamak or Ninvit.

karcist

One who can call up demons and spirits. Also identified as karcist.

Karia

A name for the Rainbow Snake. On occassion, known as Karia.

Kasdeya

A devil of destruction. Occasionally identified as Kasdeya.

Kataris

A demon associated with dogs. Also called Kataris.

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Kedemel

A demon of the planet Venus. In some lore, occasionally identified 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 identified as kilcrop.

King of the World

(see Daire Donn. Called 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, identified as kinocetus.

Kiriel

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

Kne

A demon. Also identified as Kne.

Kobal

A demon in charge of entertainment in hell as stage manager. In some accounts, identified as Kobal.

Konjin

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

Labed

A demon. On occassion, referred to as Labed.

Labezerin

A demon associated with success. Occasionally identified as Labezerin.

Labus

A demon of the Inquisition. In some lore, occasionally called Labus.

Lampadomancy

Divination from flames. In some references, referred to as Lampadomancy.

Langal

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Also known as Langal.

language

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

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Lebes

An angel of fruitfulness. At times, identified as Lebes.

lecanomancy

Divination by the reflections in the surfaces of dishes or bowls of water. Known as lecanomancy.

Lechies

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leeting

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

lemon

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Lemuria

A supposed lost continent, the birthplace of man. Sometimes known as 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. Occasionally called 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 identified as ley lines.

libanomancy

Divination from burning incense. Sometimes known as 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 referred to as Libra, Balance, Balance, scales, scales, Jugum, Jugum, Arab Mizan or Arab Mizan.

Librabis

A demon associated with hidden gold. Sometimes 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. Also commonly identified as lindworm.

lion

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lithomancy

Divination using stones. Also 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. Also referred to as Lotus Eaters, The.

Lucifer

In black magic, this being was a demon, the chief justice. Sometimes called Lucifer, Light-bearer, Light-bearer or Lucifer.

Lucifuge Rocofale

A demon said to reveal. Hidden treasure. On occassion, referred to as Lucifuge Rocofale.

Luridan

A demon, ruler of the north. Called Luridan, Belelah or Belelah.

lycanthrope

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

lycanthropy

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Macariel

A demon who carries secrets. Known as Macariel.

madabi

A form of sympathetic magic. Also commonly called madabi.

Madim

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

Mael

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

maggot

An evil being which eats the brain, causing madness. In some accounts, referred to as maggot.

magianism

Eastern sorcery. Sometimes known 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. Sometimes identified 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. In some accounts, identified as magicism.

magistellus

An incubus or a succubus in intimate. Relationship to a witch. Also referred to as magistellus, familiar, familiar, sending, labuni, familiae or familiae.

magnetic mountain

A mountain which drew the nails from passing ships. At times, called magnetic mountain.

Magot

A demon. Sometimes identified as Magot.

magpie

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Magus

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Maha-ben-ach

An ancient Eastern sun-god. Sometimes known as Maha-ben-ach.

Mahomet

A demon said to take possession of humans. Referred to as Mahomet.

Mahonin

A demon said to be a fallen angel. At times, referred to as Mahonin.

Malacoda

A demon in Danté's Inferno. Occasionally known as Malacoda, Belzecue or Belzecue.

Malchidael

A demon, ruler of Aries. Also known as Malchidael, Malkidiel, Malkidiel, Sarahiel or Sarahiel.

Malchus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Also known as Malchus.

Malebranche

A demon in Dante's Inferno. In some lore, occasionally called Malebranche, Hellraker or Hellraker.

malefici

The tenth order of the damned, witches and sorcerers. Sometimes identified as malefici, maleficus, maleficus, singmaleficus or singmaleficus.

maleficium

The art of the witch: doing harm. By magic. Also commonly called maleficium.

maleficus

A sorcerer: a witch. In some lore, occasionally known as maleficus, malefici, malefici or singmaleficus.

Malephar

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Malgaras

A demon of the west. In some references, called Malgaras.

Malkin

A demon. At times, known as Malkin.

Malpas

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Mammon

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

mandrake

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manism

Worship of the manes, spirits of the dead: ancestor-worship. In some accounts, identified as manism.

manna

Food miraculously supplied. Also referred to as manna, Man, Man, Chokmah, man, man or Chang.

manticora

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Marbas

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is envisaged in the form of a lion. Occasionally called Marbas, Barbas, Barbas or Barbason.

marcou

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

Marnes

A demon. Occasionally called Marnes.

marquis

A rank in the hierarchy of demons. On occassion, referred to as marquis.

Martinet

A demon controlling a sorcerer. Identified as Martinet.

Martinianus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Occasionally referred to as Martinianus.

Mascarum

A demon associated with death. Occasionally known as Mascarum, Mascarvin or Mascarvin.

mascot

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

Maseriel

A demon of the west. Sometimes identified as Maseriel.

Masgabriel

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

Mastema

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Master of Breath

(see Esaugetuh Emissee] At times, referred to as Master of Breath, Esaugetuh Emissee or Esaugetuh Emissee.

Mastho

A demon of delusion. On occassion, called Mastho.

Mastiphal

A demon, prince of darkness. On occassion, identified as Mastiphal.

materialisation

The appearance of a ghost. Also called materialisation.

Mathiel

An angel of the fifth heaven associated with the north. On occassion, called Mathiel.

Matter of Rome, The

The classical myths of Greece and Rome. Occasionally called Matter of Rome, The.

Matuyel

An angel of the fourth heaven. Associated with north and Sunday. In some accounts, called Matuyel.

Maximianus

One of the Seven Sleepers. In some lore, occasionally called Maximianus.

Maynom

Demon said to appear in the form of a sheep. In some accounts, known as Maynom.

medicine-man

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medium

One acting as an intermediary between this world and the spirit world. Sometimes identified as medium.

mediumism

The phenomenon alleged to be brought about by the action of a medium. At times, referred to as mediumism.

Mehod

A demon. Referred to as Mehod.

Melchom

a demon acting as a treasurer in hell At times, known as Melchom.

Menadiel

A demon who can be trusted with secrets. Identified as Menadiel.

Mendrion

A demon of the horns of the day. Occasionally referred to as Mendrion.

merchild

A monster in the form of a child/fish. Sometimes called merchild.

Merizim

A demon of pestilence. Also referred to as Merizim, Merihim or Merihim.

merlion

A monster, part lion, part fish. Occasionally identified as merlion.

mermaid

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merman

A monster, part man, part fish. The male version of a mermaid. Identified as merman, sea-man or sea-man.

Merodach

A demon. Sometimes identified as Merodach.

Meroudys

(see Herodis] Also referred to as Meroudys, Herodis or Herodis.

merpeople

Monsters, part human, part fish. Also identified as merpeople.

metals

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metamorphosis

Magical shape-changing. Sometimes referred to as metamorphosis.

metascopy

Divination from lines on the forehead. Also commonly referred to as metascopy.

metempsychosis

The passing of a soul into another. Body after death. In some accounts, 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. Called Midas' head.

Mimameider

(see Mimameith On occassion, referred to as Mimameider.

miracle

Something achieved by supernatural. Power. At times, called miracle.

miracle-worker

One who purports to work wonders. On occassion, known as miracle-worker.

Misran

A demon of persecution. Sometimes called Misran.

Misroch

A demon. In black magic he is the paymaster of the Royal Household. In some references, known as Misroch.

Mitraton

An angel of the second heaven, associated with the west. Occasionally referred to as Mitraton.

Mizgitari

A demon associated with eagles. On occassion, referred to as Mizgitari.

Mizkun

A demon of amulets. Identified as Mizkun.

Mne Seraphim

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

Molaise

Friend of Maodhog. Occasionally referred to as Molaise.

Moloch

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monad

A spirit: god: a divine spark. Occasionally known as monad.

Moneneque

A name for Tezcatlipoca as Claimer of Prayer. In some lore, occasionally 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. In some accounts, referred to as monopode.

Monstorum Historia

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

moon

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moon-dew

A magical potion made from menstrual. Blood and used by witches. In some references, referred to as 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. Also known as Morax, Foraii, Foraii, Forax or Forax.

Morborgran

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

Mother Earth

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Mother of Mind

(see Alaghom} In some lore, occasionally identified as 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. Sometimes called Mount Celion.

Mount Himavat

The place where Manu's boat landed after the flood. Also commonly called Mount Himavat, Hindu, Hindu, sacred animals, Naubandhana or Naubandhana.

Mu

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Muit

A name for the Rainbow Snake. In some lore, occasionally identified 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. Sometimes known as Mullin.

Mullin, Jean

A demon, a lieutenant to Leonard. In some lore, occasionally called Mullin, Jean.

mumbo-jumbo

A bogy: an idol. Occasionally identified as mumbo-jumbo.

Muriel

A demon, ruler of the sign Cancer, the crab. In some accounts, referred to as 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. Called Museum.

myomancy

Divination from the movements of mice. In some accounts, identified as myomancy.

mystery-man

A magician: a medicine-man. Also known as mystery-man.

myth

A story of heroes, gods, etc. belief. Without foundation. Also referred to as myth, mythos, mythos, mythology, mythus or mythus.

mythicise

Invent or write stories of heroes and gods: explain a miracle, etc. as a myth. Also commonly referred to as mythicise, mythise or mythise.

mythicism

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

mythicist

One who writes stories of heroes or gods. One who explains miracles, etc. as myths. In some accounts, known as mythicist, mythiciser, mythiciser, mythist or mythist.

mythogenesis

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

mythogony

The study of the origin of myths. Occasionally called mythogony.

mythographer

One who writes stories of heroes and gods. Identified as mythographer.

mythography

Representation of myths: a collection of myths: a description of myths. On occassion, referred to as mythography.

mythologem

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

mythology

The study of ancient stories of heroes, gods, etc. Occasionally referred to as mythology, mythos, mythos, myth, mythus or mythus.

mythopoeist

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

mythopoem

A mythical poem. Occasionally referred to as mythopoem.

mythopoet

One who writes mythical poetry. Occasionally known as mythopoet.

mythopoetic

Myth-making. In some accounts, identified as mythopoetic, mythopoeic or mythopoeic.

mythopoetry

Mythical poetry. In some accounts, referred to as mythopoetry.

mythopoiea

Myth-making. In some references, referred to as mythopoiea.

Naberius

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Nachiel

One of the 7 Intelligences. Ruler of the sun. Sometimes known as Nachiel.

Nacoriel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some accounts, called Nacoriel.

nada

Elemental sound considered as a source of creation. Sometimes called nada.

Nahema

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

Nal-gab

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

Nantur

A demon associated with writing. On occassion, referred to as Nantur.

Nara

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Narcoriel

A demon. Also commonly referred to as Narcoriel.

natural magic

Wonder-working by using knowledge of the forces of nature. Sometimes identified as natural magic.

nature-god

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

nature-myth

A story using the symbolism of natural phenomena. Sometimes identified as nature-myth.

Neabaz

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some references, identified as Neabaz.

Nebak

A demon. Occasionally known as Nebak.

Nebek

A monster in the form of a hairy tyger. On occassion, called Nebek.

necromancer

A sorcerer. At times, known as necromancer.

necromancy

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necromanteion

A place where necromancy was practised. Occasionally referred to as necromanteion.

nectar

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

needfire

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

Nelapa

An angel of the second heaven. Associated with the south. Occasionally known as Nelapa.

nenuphas

Elementals, spirits of the air, some say. Sometimes known as nenuphas.

Nergal

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Nether World

The underworld: the land of the dead. Also identified as Nether World.

Newt

A demon. Sometimes identified as Newt, Eut, Eut, Ewt or Ewt.

Nexroth

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

Nicholas

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Niete

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

night hag

An incubus or succubus inducing. Terrifying dreams. Occasionally called night hag, nightmare or nightmare.

night-raven

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Nitibus

A demon of the stars. Also commonly identified as Nitibus.

Nitika

A demon associated with precious. Stones. Also commonly referred to as Nitika.

Njal's Saga

The story of the feud between the Njalssons and the Sigfussons. In some lore, occasionally identified as Njal's Saga, Njali Saga or Njali Saga.

Nociel

A moon-demon. In some accounts, known as Nociel.

nodes

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Nucleolus

A mystic name for the Holy Spirit. Called Nucleolus.

numen

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

numerology

Divination by numbers. Occasionally known as numerology.

Nybras

A demon, director of revels and publicist in hell. In some accounts, referred to as Nybras.

nympholepsy

The state of frenzy induced by nymphs. Occasionally called nympholepsy.

nymphs

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Nysrock

A demon acting as a chef in hell. At times, identified as Nysrock, Nysrogh, Nysrogh, Nyrogh or Nyrogh.

Oaf

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

oak

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Obidicut

The spirit of lust personified. At times, called Obidicut.

obley cakes

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

occult

Magical: supernatural. Also known as occult.

occult sciences

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

occultism

The study of supernatural or mysterious things: theosophy. Also known as occultism.

occultist

One who believes in the supernatural. On occassion, called occultist.

Och

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the sun. On occassion, known as Och.

odism

Belief in a hypothetical force, the odyle. Also called odism, odylism or odylism.

Odonel

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Odonel.

Odras

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odyle

A hypothetical force said to be produced by a spiritualist medium. In some lore, occasionally known as odyle, od, od, odyllic force or odyllic force.

Oedipus Rex

A play by Sophocles, one of the Three Theban Plays. On occassion, called Oedipus Rex, Oedipus the King or Oedipus the King.

Oeillet

A demon which tempts monks to break. Their vows. Sometimes known as Oeillet.

oenomancy

A form of divination using wine. Occasionally identified as oenomancy.

ogdoad

A group of 8 divine beings: the heavens. In some references, referred to as ogdoad.

Oghuz

An Aryan demon. At times, identified as Oghuz, Persian Azhi Dahak or Persian Azhi Dahak.

ogre

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ogress

A female ogre. Called ogress.

Oillet

A demon of riches. Sometimes known as Oillet.

Ol

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Olivier

A demon of cruelty, one of the fallen archangels. Known as Olivier, Oliver, Oliver or Olivier.

Olympian

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Olympic Spirits

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omen

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omoplatoscopy

Divination from splits in burning. Shoulder-blades. Sometimes called omoplatoscopy, scapulimancy, scapulimancy or scapulomancy.

omphalomancy

Divination from knots in the umbilical cord. Sometimes known as omphalomancy.

Oneiromancer

One who interprets and makes. Prophecies from dreams. In some references, referred to as Oneiromancer, oneiroscopist, oneiroscopist or oneiromancer.

oneiromancy

Divination from dreams. Known as oneiromancy, oneiroscopy or oneiroscopy.

onimancy

Divination from fingernails. At times, referred to as onimancy, onychomancy or onychomancy.

onocentaur

A monster, part man, part ass. Referred to as onocentaur.

onyx

A stone said to ward off spells. Sometimes referred to as onyx.

oomancy

Divination using eggs. Forecasts are made from the shape taken by albumen dropped into water. At times, referred to as oomancy.

ooroorak

A greeting for Satan used by the demons of hell on Walpurgis Night. Occasionally referred to as ooroorak.

ooscopy

Divination from burning egg. On occassion, referred to as ooscopy.

ophalomancy

Divination based on knots in the umbilical cord. In some accounts, known as ophalomancy.

Ophiel

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of Mercury. Also commonly called Ophiel, Oriphiel or Oriphiel.

Ophites

A Gnostic sect worshipping snakes. Occasionally called Ophites.

opinicus

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

Oraios

An androgynous Gnostic deity. An offspring of Yaldabaoth. Identified as Oraios.

Ordo Templis Orientis

A 19th C. Religious cult founded by Aleister Crowley. Occasionally called Ordo Templis Orientis.

Orgon

A demon associated with the west. Also identified as Orgon.

Orias

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Oriel

A demon of the hours of the day. Referred to as Oriel.

Oriens

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

Orifiel

A demon. On occassion, known 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. Also commonly identified as Ornithology.

ornithomancy

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

Orobas

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orphrey

Embroidery (gold) on a vestment. In some accounts, referred to as orphrey.

Orphymel

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. In some lore, occasionally called Orphymel.

Ort-hozjin

) Also commonly known 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. Sometimes referred to as Orthon.

Osagebiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Sometimes known as Osagebiel.

Ose

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Ota

wife of Tuirgeis Occasionally identified 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. In some lore, occasionally called 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. In some references, identified as pack.

Padiel

A demon of the east. Also called Padiel.

Paimon

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paladin

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Pamersiel

A demon. Sometimes called Pamersiel.

Pamiel

A demon. Also commonly called Pamiel.

Pan-Ephialtes

A demon causing nightmares. Sometimes referred to as Pan-Ephialtes, Prince of Incubi or Prince of Incubi.

Panalcarp

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

pantacle

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

pantheon

A complete mythology: gods collectively; A temple dedicated to all gods. In some lore, occasionally called pantheon.

Papus

A demon. Occasionally known as Papus.

papyromancy

Divination from paper rolling. Occasionally known as papyromancy.

paradise

Home of the blessed dead. In some lore, 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 commonly called Pasiel.

Paymon

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

pearl

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pedomancy

Divination from the soles of the feet. In some lore, occasionally called pedomancy, podomancy or podomancy.

pegomancy

Divination from fountains and springs. Occasionally identified as pegomancy.

pelican

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penelopise

Act like Penelope, gaining time by undoing the day's work each night. In some accounts, 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. In some references, identified as perispirit.

persica

A sacred rite in Gnosticism. On occassion, called persica.

Phakael

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

Phaldor

A demon associated with oracles. In some accounts, identified as Phaldor.

Phaleg

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of Mars. Also called Phaleg.

Phalgus

A demon of judgement. In some lore, occasionally identified as Phalgus.

phantasm

An apparition. Also identified as phantasm, phantasma, phantasma, phantasmata, phantasmata, plurphantasmata or plurphantasmata.

phantom

A ghost or apparition: experience of a vision. Also identified as phantom, fantom, fantom, ghost, ghost, shade, spectre or revenant.

phantom fellow

A person under the control of a goblin. Occasionally known as 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. In some references, called Philotanus.

philtre

A magic love-potion. Also identified as philtre, philter or philter.

Phlogabitus

A demon associated with adornments. On occassion, known as Phlogabitus.

phoca

A monster in the form of a scaly. Sea animal. On occassion, known as phoca.

Phoenix

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Phogor

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some lore, occasionally known as Phogor.

Phorcus

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

Phorkus

(see Phorcos] In some lore, occasionally identified as Phorkus, Phorcos, Phorcos, Phorcys, Old man of the Sea, Phorcus or Phorkys.

Phorkys

(see Phorcos] At times, known as Phorkys, Phorcos, Phorcos, Phorcys, Old man of the Sea, Phorcus or Phorkus.

Phren

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

phrenology

Divination by feeling the bumps on a person's head. Also known as phrenology.

Phul

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

physiognomy

Divination from the shape of facial. Features. At times, known as physiognomy.

pig

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pigwidgin

A dwarf: a fairy. Also referred to 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. Sometimes called pinning.

Pisces

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Pluto

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pneuma

The universal soul or spirit. In some accounts, identified as pneuma.

pochard

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

polydaemonism

Belief in supernatural powers. 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. Occasionally identified as polymasty.

Polynices

(see Polyneices] In some references, called 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. Sometimes identified as pontica.

Portunes

Fairies about half-an-inch tall. In some references, identified as Portunes.

possessed

Controlled by a spirit. Occasionally identified as possessed.

possession

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

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Powers

An order of angels. In the Cabbala they are known as seraphs. Occasionally known as Powers.

praestigiatores

The fifth order of demons, copying. The miracles of the saints, ruled. By Satan. Known as praestigiatores.

Principalities

An order of angels. In the Cabbala they are known as Elohim. Also known as Principalities.

prodigy

A monster. In some lore, occasionally identified as prodigy.

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Prose Merlin

Stories in English and French about the life of Merlin. Sometimes referred to as Prose Merlin.

Proserpine

A female demon. In black magic, one of the Grand Dignitaries, ruler of evil spirits. 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. Occasionally identified as Protarchontes.

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psychic force

A supposed force causing various spiritualistic phemomena. Occasionally known as psychic force.

psychism

The doctrine that postulates a universal soul. Occasionally known as psychism.

psychogony

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

psychogram

A writing alleged to have been made. By a spirit. Sometimes identified as psychogram, psychograph or psychograph.

psychography

Spirit-writing. Sometimes known as psychography.

psychokinesis

Movement of physical objects. Supposed to be caused by spirit agencies. On occassion, referred to as psychokinesis.

psychometer

One purporting to divine the future by touching objects. Occasionally called psychometer.

psychometry

Divination by touching objects. Called psychometry.

psychopannychism

The belief that the soul sleeps between death and resurrection. Occasionally known as psychopannychism.

psychopannychist

One who believes that the soul sleeps. Between death and resurrection. In some accounts, known 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. Also referred to as Ptolomaea.

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puck

A mischievous goblin. Also commonly 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 references, known as Pug.

purgatory

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

Purtupittus

(see Purtupita] Sometimes identified as Purtupittus.

pygmy

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pyralis

An insect supposed to live in fire. In some accounts, identified as pyralis.

Pyrichiel

A demon of fire. Sometimes called Pyrichiel.

pyromancy

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

Pytho

A demon of falsehood. Occasionally identified as Pytho, Delphi, Delphi, Cirrha or Pytho.

python

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pythoness

A prophetess: a witch. Also 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. Occasionally identified as Quedbaschemod.

queen

A presiding goddess. Referred to as queen.

Queen Bee

A name given to the Great. Mother goddess. Also referred to 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. Sometimes 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. At times, referred to as Queen of the Night.

Queen of the Tides

A name for the moon. Sometimes identified as Queen of the Tides.

quirin

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Quivira

A mythical city with great treasure. Also commonly known as Quivira.

rabbats

Household spirits said to keep the occupants awake at night by knocking. Referred to as rabbats.

rag-bush

A bush on which pieces of cloth are hung to placate local spirits. Also commonly called 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. Identified as Ralph.

ram

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Rama-umi

A good demon, said to teach magic. Sometimes called Rama-umi.

Ramuel

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

Raphael

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Rasphuia

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Rasphuia.

rat

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Ratnaheruka

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

raven

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rawhead-and-bloody-bones

Bogeys. Occasionally referred to as rawhead-and-bloody-bones.

Raysiel

A demon of the north. In some references, known as Raysiel.

Razanil

A demon. Also referred to as Razanil.

Red Champion

A name of the god of witches. At times, called Red Champion, Robin, Robin, Witch God or Witch God.

Red City

The city of fallen angels: hell. In some references, called Red City.

Red Land

A name for paradise in Aztec and Egyptian lore. At times, called Red Land.

red magic

Bloody diabolic practices. Also identified as red magic.

reem

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Relah

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

remora

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

Renaut

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Requiel

A moon-demon. Sometimes referred to as Requiel.

Reussen

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

revenant

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rhabdomancy

Divination using rods: dowsing. Referred to as rhabdomancy, dowsing, dowsing, xylomancy or xylomancy.

rhapsodomancy

Divination from random. Samples of poetry. In some lore, occasionally called 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. Also known as Rimstein.

Rintrah

A demon of anger. Identified as Rintrah.

Risnuch

A demon associated with agriculture. On occassion, known as Risnuch.

Rolomandri

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

Roneve

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

Rosabis

A demon of metals. On occassion, identified as Rosabis.

Rosier

A demon of love, said to be an opponent of St Basil. Occasionally known as Rosier.

Roster

A demon. Also 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. In some references, called 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. Also identified as ruby.

runecraft

Knowledge of magic inscriptions. Sometimes referred to as runecraft.

Sabaoth

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Sabbat

A meeting of witches at midnight. Identified 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. Also commonly identified as 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 At times, referred to as 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. Also 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. In some lore, occasionally identified 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. Also commonly identified as sacred stones, stones, stones or demonifuge.

sacrifice

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saga

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sagaman

One who recounts epic tales. Sometimes called sagaman.

sage

A wise man: a wizard. In some references, referred to as sage, femalesaga or femalesaga.

Sagittarius

The ninth sign of the Zodiac, the archer. Also commonly called Sagittarius, Archer, Archer, Centaur, Centaur, Arab Qaus or Arab Qaus.

Sair

A demon associated with minerals. On occassion, called Sair.

salamander

A monster in the form of a lizard living in fire: an elemental fire-spirit. At times, known as salamander.

Salilus

A demon said to open doors. At times, identified as Salilus.

Samael

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

Sameval

A demon. In some references, known as Sameval.

Samil

A demon of the hours of the day. Referred to as Samil.

Sanctum Regnum

A book about a form of ceremonial. Magic, listing the spirits of the signs of the Zodiac. Sometimes called Sanctum Regnum.

Sarahiel

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Aries, the ram. Occasionally called Sarahiel, Malchidael, Malchidael or Malkidiel.

Sarakuyel

A demon. On occassion, referred to as Sarakuyel.

Sarindiel

A demon. Occasionally identified as Sarindiel.

Saritiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Sagittarius. In some accounts, known as 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 referred to as Sartziel, Barbiel or Barbiel.

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satyral

A monster with parts of man, lion and antelope. Occasionally called satyral.

satyress

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

Sazquiel

A demon of the hours of the days. On occassion, identified as Sazquiel.

Scala Coeli

A 12th C. Book by Honorius describing. Many mythical animals. Also commonly called Scala Coeli.

scapulimancy

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

Scaramallion

The English version of Scarmiglione. Also identified as Scaramallion, Scarmiglione or Scarmiglione.

Scarmiglione

A demon in Dante's Inferno. Also referred to as Scarmiglione, Scaramallion or Scaramallion.

scatomancy

Divination from inspecting faeces. Sometimes referred to as 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 known as Schaltiel, Hamaliel or Hamaliel.

Schedbarchemoth

A demon of the moon. Also called Schedbarchemoth.

Scheliel

A moon-demon. In some references, known as Scheliel.

Schethalim

A demon. Also known as Schethalim.

Schiekron

A demon associated with lust. Also commonly known as Schiekron.

Schirim

A demon in the form of a goat. In some accounts, known as Schirim.

Schlemihl

A man who sold his soul to the devil. On occassion, called Schlemihl.

Scoithfhionn

A wife of Finn mac Cool, some say. In some references, identified as Scoithfhionn.

scopellism

In black magic, curses written on paper attached to stones thrown. Into gardens, etc. Also commonly known as scopellism.

Scorpio

The eighth sign of the Zodiac, the scorpion. At times, 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 lore, occasionally 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. Known as sea-dragon.

sea-horse

A monster in the form of a horse with a fish's tail. Called sea-horse.

sea-king

The king of the mer-people. In some accounts, called sea-king.

sea-lion

A monster, part lion, part fish. Also commonly called sea-lion.

sea-nymph

A minor sea-goddess. Called sea-nymph.

sea-serpent

A monster in the form of a marine. Animal. Occasionally identified as sea-serpent.

sea-unicorn

A monster, part unicorn, part fish. Also known as sea-unicorn.

sea-wolf

A monster, part wolf, part fish. Occasionally called sea-wolf.

seal

An occult or demonic device in the form of a diagram or picture. Sometimes called seal.

Seere

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Sellen

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

Semaquiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Capricorn, the goat. In some accounts, identified as Semaquiel, Hanael or Hanael.

semblance

An apparition. In some lore, occasionally referred to as semblance.

Semiazas

A demon leader. Occasionally known as Semiazas, Samyasa, Samyasa, Samyaza or Samyaza.

Septentronial Signs

The first 6 signs of the Zodiac. On occassion, called Septentronial Signs.

seraph

A flying serpent. On occassion, called seraph.

Serapion

One of the Seven Sleepers. Occasionally identified as Serapion.

Seratiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Leo, the lion. In some lore, occasionally known as Seratiel, Verchiel or Verchiel.

serpent-god

A deified snake. Also commonly identified as serpent-god.

serpent-goddess

A deified snake. In some accounts, called 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. Identified as serra.

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Sezarbil

A demon. In some references, known as Sezarbil.

Shabiri

A demon said to cause blindness in those who drink the water he lives in. On occassion, identified as Shabiri.

shade

A disembodied soul: a spirit; A ghost. Also commonly called shade, ghost, ghost, phantom, spectre, revenant, shadow or shadow.

shape

A spirit or apparition. Also commonly known as 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. In some accounts, called shape-changer.

Shax

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Shebtaiel

A deity in white magic. In some accounts, known as Shebtaiel.

Shell

A demon, one of those who populate. The 7 firmaments. Also identified as Shell.

Shemhaziel

A fallen angel. In some accounts, known as Shemhaziel.

shilstone

A shrine used in sun-worship. Sometimes known as shilstone.

shin

A collective name for Chinese and Japanese gods and spirits: the supreme deity. Referred to as shin, Chinese shen or Chinese shen.

Sialul

A demon associated with property. In some accounts, known as Sialul.

Sibillia

A fairy queen. In some references, identified as Sibillia.

sibyl

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Sihon

An evil demon, said to be king of the Amorites. Also referred to as Sihon.

Silcharde

A demon. Occasionally identified as Silcharde.

silvestres

Elementals, spirits of the air, in some accounts. At times, known as silvestres.

Sinbuck

A demon. In some accounts, called Sinbuck.

Sisera

A demon of desire. Also known as Sisera.

Sislau

A demon of poisons. Sometimes called Sislau.

Sizajazel

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Sagittarius, the archer. In some lore, occasionally identified as Sizajazel.

smallback

A name for death. Also known as smallback.

snake

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Socothbenoth

A demon said to take possession of humans. Identified as Socothbenoth.

solarism

Over-reliance on sun-myths as an explanation of mythology. Sometimes referred to as solarism.

Solas

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Solday

A demon associated with the planet. Saturn and Saturday. In some accounts, referred to as Solday, Shabbathai or Shabbathai.

Soleviel

A demon. In some accounts, referred to as Soleviel, Soleuiel, Soleuiel, Soleueil or Soleueil.

Solitary Youth

Son of the Vagrant Youth by a princess of Orkney. At times, identified as 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. Sometimes called somatomancy.

Sondennath

An evil demon, depicted as a huntsman. Sometimes called Sondennath, Sondenach or Sondenach.

Sonneillon

A demon of hate opposed to St Stephen. Sometimes known as Sonneillon, Sonnillon or Sonnillon.

Sons of the Dark

Manichaean spirits who swallowed. The light. Sometimes identified as Sons of the Dark, Archons or Archons.

soothsay

Foretell the future: a prediction. Sometimes referred to as soothsay.

soothsayer

One who foretells future events. Occasionally referred to as soothsayer.

Sorath

A demon of the sun. Occasionally known as Sorath.

sorcerer

One who performs magic or witchcraft. On occassion, referred to as sorcerer.

sorcery

Divination aided by evil spirits; Magic: witchcraft. Also known as sorcery.

sortes

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sortilege

Divination by drawing lots; Foretelling the future. On occassion, called sortilege, divination, divination, lot, mantology, `, bokusen, sortilegy or sortilegy.

sortition

The casting of lots by such means. As throwing dice, spinning pointers, etc. Sometimes identified as sortition.

Sosol

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal. Sign Scorpio. Sometimes identified as Sosol.

soul

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soul worship

The worship of ghosts. In some lore, occasionally referred to as soul worship.

spagyric

Pertaining to alchemy. In some lore, occasionally identified as spagyric.

spatulomancy

Divination from burning shoulderblades. Sometimes known as spatulomancy.

spectre

A ghost. At times, known as spectre, ghost, ghost, phantom, shade or revenant.

spell

An incantation used by witches, etc. to entrance. Also referred to as spell.

sphinx

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sphondulomancy

Divination from spindles. In some lore, occasionally called sphondulomancy.

spirit

A ghost: a disembodied soul; the breath of life. Occasionally called spirit.

spirit world

The land of the dead. Also commonly identified as spirit world.

spiritualism

The belief that we can communicate. With the spirit world, generally through the agency of a medium. Sometimes identified as spiritualism.

spiritus mendaciorum

The second order of demons, the spirits of falsehood, ruled by Pytho. Also identified as spiritus mendaciorum.

spodomancy

Divination from ashes. Occasionally identified as spodomancy, tephromancy or tephromancy.

spook

A ghost. Known as spook.

sprite

A brownie, elf, gnome or goblin. Occasionally identified as sprite.

stag

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Stone of Destiny

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stones

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stryge

A ghost or vampire. Also identified 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. Occasionally called succubus, succubi, succubi, succubos, succubos, plursuccubi or plursuccubi.

Suclagus

A fire-demon. On occassion, known as Suclagus.

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Suphlatus

A dust-demon. At times, known as Suphlatus.

Susabo

A demon associated with voyages. Also commonly identified as Susabo.

swan-shift

A magic garment, made of swan. Feathers, which enabled the wearer to turn into a swan. Also commonly identified as swan-shift.

sword

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Sybacco

A devil with horns and 3 eyes. On occassion, called Sybacco.

sylph

An elemental spirit of the air. In some accounts, they now live on Mars or Venus. In some lore, occasionally known as sylph.

sylphid

A little sylph: a wife or daughter of a sylph. On occassion, known as sylphid, sylphide or sylphide.

sympathetic magic

Wonder-working involving mimicry of real phenomena. Also referred to as sympathetic magic, envoutement or envoutement.

synochitis

A stone said to have the power to conjure up demons and compel them to answer questions. Occasionally known as synochitis.

Sytry

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table-rapping

Knocking sounds said to impart. Communications from the spirit-world. In some accounts, known as table-rapping.

table-turning

Movements of a table said to imply. The presence of departed spirits. Occasionally called table-turning.

taboo

A prohibition on something. Considered to be holy or unclean. Occasionally known as taboo, tabu, tabu, tapu or tapu.

Tabris

A demon of free will. Referred to as Tabris.

Tacritan

A demon of earth-magic. Sometimes referred to as Tacritan.

Tagil

A moon-demon. Also identified as Tagil.

Taipan

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Occasionally identified as Taipan.

talisman

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talking heads

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Tamayori

One of the Eight Imperial Deities. Sometimes referred to as Tamayori, Tama-yori or Tama-yori.

Tamiel

A demon, one of the 7 Ischin. He reputedly taught men the science of astronomy. Occasionally known as Tamiel, Tamial or Tamial.

Tanlibik

A demon associated with fascination. Also identified as Tanlibik.

Taphthartharath

A demon of the planet Mercury. At times, identified as Taphthartharath.

Tar-baby

A sticky figure featured in many cultures. Also known as Tar-baby, Gum Girl, Gum Girl, Guar Girl, Gum Baby, Rubber Girl or Tar Baby.

Tarab

A demon of extortion. Occasionally identified as Tarab.

tarot cards

A pack of 78 cards used in divination and fortune-telling. Also known as tarot cards, taroc(co), taroc(co), tarok, tarok or tarot.

Tartach

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some references, known as Tartach.

Tascar

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Also commonly known as Tascar.

Taurus

The second symbol of the Zodiac, the bull. Also identified as Taurus, Arab Thaur or Arab Thaur.

Tautabaoth

A Gnostic angel with a bear's head. Identified as Tautabaoth.

tempestor

A witch or wizard said to cause storms. Sometimes referred to as tempestor, tempestuary or tempestuary.

tenebrio

A night spirit. In some references, known as tenebrio.

tentatores

The ninth order of demons, spirits of temptation ruled by Mammon. Also commonly identified as tentatores, infidiatores or infidiatores.

Terrashot

A fabulous animal. Occasionally identified as Terrashot, Funeral Mountain, Funeral Mountain or terrashot.

tetragrammaton

A sacred four-letter word such as Jove, JHWH, Zeus, etc. In some accounts, identified as tetragrammaton.

Thagrinus

A demon of confusion. Called Thagrinus.

Thalaba

In Eastern legends, the personification of fertility or the sun. At times, called Thalaba.

Tharmas

A demon of the senses. One of the 4 zoa, in the works of William Blake. Called Tharmas.

thaumaturge

A miracle-worker. Also referred to as thaumaturge, thaumaturgus or thaumaturgus.

theomachist

One at war with the gods. In some references, identified as theomachist.

theomachy

War of the gods. Referred to as theomachy.

theomancy

Divination by oracles: divine inspiration. Occasionally identified as theomancy.

theomorphic

Having the form of a god. Occasionally identified as theomorphic.

theomorphism

The state or condition of having. The form of a god. On occassion, identified as theomorphism.

Theow

A monster in the form of a wolf with cloven feet. Occasionally identified as Theow.

theriomorphism

Belief in gods in the form of animals. Occasionally identified as theriomorphism.

theurgist

A miracle-worker. In some references, called theurgist.

theurgy

Divine intervention: miracle-working. At times, referred to as theurgy, theurgia or theurgia.

Theutus

A demon of gambling. Occasionally referred to as Theutus.

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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 called Tingra.

Tiriel

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toad

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Tocobatto

A demon of the dance. Also referred to as Tocobatto.

Toglas

A demon of treasure. Occasionally identified as Toglas.

tortoise

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Torvatus

A demon who stirs up trouble. Sometimes known as Torvatus.

Totec

A Zapotec sun-god adopted into the Aztec pantheon. Also known as Totec, Our Great Chief or Our Great Chief.

totem

A revered animal or object; A symbol of a tribe, etc. In some accounts, referred to as totem.

totemism

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totemist

A person or group indicated by a totem. Sometimes identified as totemist.

tragelaph

A monster, part stag, part goat. Also identified as tragelaph, hircocervus or hircocervus.

tragopan

A monster in the form of an eagle. With horns. In some references, known 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. Occasionally referred to as 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. Sometimes referred to 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. At times, identified as Tual.

Tukiphat

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Tukiphat.

Turel

A demon. Called Turel.

tut

A phantom (Lincs). Sometimes called tut.

tutelary

A guardian in the form of a god, saint or spirit. Sometimes identified 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. At times, called Tzakmaqiel, Gambiel or Gambiel.

ubiquity

The supposed power to be present. At different places at the same. Time. Also called ubiquity.

Ukobach

A demon in hell. He is responsible for attending the oilfired boilers in hell and is depicted as enveloped in flames. Occasionally known as Ukobach.

Ultima Thule

The supposed end of the world. Sometimes known as Ultima Thule, Thule, Thule, Thoule, Thyle or Ultima.

ultores scelorum

The fourth order of demons, spirits of vengeance, ruled. By Asmodeus. Sometimes referred to as ultores scelorum.

umbra

A ghost. Sometimes 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. On occassion, identified as universal magic.

Unumbote

A creator-god in Togo. Also referred to as Unumbote, Unumbotta, Unumbotta, African, African, Neith or Tehenut.

Uphir

A demon said to act as physician to devils. Also called Uphir, Ufir or Ufir.

Urakabarameel

A demon. Also commonly known as Urakabarameel.

urchin-show

A manifestation of goblins, etc. Also known as urchin-show.

Urian

A devil, ruler of witches. In some accounts, called Urian, Urien, Urien, Uriam, Urian, Urience, Uriens or Uryens.

Uricus

One of the cardinal demons (east). In some references, referred to as Uricus.

Uriel

A demon. Occasionally called Uriel, Nariel or Nariel.

Urizen

A demon associated with reason: one of the 4 zoa, in the works of William Blake. Also known as Urizen.

Urthong

A demon associated with imagination: one of the 4 zoa in the works of William Blake. In some lore, occasionally identified as Urthong.

Usiel

A demon associated with buried treasure. Also referred to as Usiel.

Uthechair

Father of Celtchair. Also commonly known as Uthechair, Uitheachar, Uitheachar, Uthecar or Uthecar.

Vabam

A demon. At times, known as Vabam.

Vacabiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Pisces, the fish. Sometimes referred to as Vacabiel, Barchiel, Barchiel, Bachiel, Baciel, Bac(h)iel, Bauchiel or Bauchiel.

Vachmiel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some references, known as Vachmiel.

Vadriel

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

vagina dentata

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Valac

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Valanu

A good demon, said to teach the arts of magic. At times, called Valanu.

vampire

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vampirism

The state or condition of being a blood-sucking monster: belief in bloood-sucking monsters. On occassion, identified as vampirism.

vaporise

To turn oneself into vapour. This is said to be one of the powers of a witch. On occassion, identified 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. Occasionally identified as Vapula.

Vasa Iniquitatis

The third order of demons, spirits of iniquity, ruled by Belial. Occasionally 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. Also known as Vassago.

Veguaniel

A demon of the hours of the day. Occasionally 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. Sometimes known as Veratiel.

Verchiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign, Leo the lion. Occasionally known as Verchiel, Seratiel or Seratiel.

Verdelet

A demon acting as master of ceremonies in hell who carried. Witches to Sabbat. In some references, identified as Verdelet.

verjuice

A potion used by witches. This concoction is said to turn human beings into animals. Also known as verjuice.

vermiculate

A witch's amulet. Occasionally known as vermiculate.

Veronica

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Verrier

A demon of disobedience. At times, called Verrier.

Verrine

A demon of impatience. Also commonly known as Verrine.

versipelle

A werewolf. Identified 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. Identified as versipellous.

Vetis

A demon sent to corrupt the holy. On occassion, identified 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. In some accounts, referred to as Virgo, Virgin, Virgin, Arab Sumbula or Arab Sumbula.

visitant

A supernatural visitor: a spirit. At times, called visitant.

visitation

A divine dispensation: a visit from a god: the appearance of a ghost. Occasionally identified as visitation.

Vodyanoi

Water spirits. In some references, referred to as Vodyanoi, Vodyanik, Vodyanik, Rusalka, plurVodyanoi, Finnish Cacce-haldde or Lapp Kul.

Voil

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Virgo, the virgin. Occasionally known as Voil.

Vual

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Vulcans

Elementals, fire spirits in some accounts. In some references, referred to as Vulcans.

vulture

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Wall

A demon, a duke in hell. Sometimes known as 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. Occasionally called Walpurgis Night.

Wand of Jacob

A rod which was said to have the power to conjure up or repel demons. Sometimes identified as Wand of Jacob.

warlock

A magician: a demon. In some accounts, referred to as warlock, femalewitch or femalewitch.

Wasboga

A demon. Also commonly called Wasboga.

water-bull

An amphibious monster in the form of a bull. Sometimes known as water-bull, Scottish tarbh uisge or Scottish tarbh uisge.

waterman

Mythical being living in water. Also known 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. Occasionally referred to as whirlpool.

whistler

A mythical bird whose whistle was fatal to all who heard it. Also commonly called whistler.

white magic

Wonder-working without the aid of evil spirits, with beneficial intent; A form of witchcraft. In some lore, occasionally referred to as white magic.

white witch

A witch practising white magic. Occasionally known as white witch, Orwen, Orwen or White Witch.

wicca

An old name for a male witch. Occasionally referred to as wicca.

Wicca

A cult practising witchcraft. Occasionally called Wicca.

Wiccan

A member of the Wicca cult. Also commonly referred to as Wiccan.

Wild Herdsman

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witch

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witch-finder

One who smells out witches. Referred to as witch-finder.

witch mark

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witchcraft

The art of the witch: the exercise of supernatural powers: sorcery; Wizardry. Also called 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. On occassion, 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. In some accounts, referred to as wivern, wyvern or wyvern.

wizard

One skilled in magic. Sometimes known as wizard, cunning man or cunning man.

wodehouse

A monster in the form of a man. Covered with green hair. Also known as wodehouse.

wolf

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Wolunkwa

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Known as Wolunkwa.

Wonambi

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Also commonly referred to as Wonambi, Worombi or Worombi.

wood-spirit

A spirit living in the forest. Also identified as wood-spirit.

woodhouse

A satyr or faun: a minor woodland. God: a god of shepherds. Occasionally called woodhouse, ooser, ooser, woodwose, woodwose, wooser, wooser, (w)ooser or (w)ooser.

worm

An old name for a dragon or serpent. Also called worm, dragon, dragon, drake, Celestial Stag or also Celestial Stag.

wraith

An apparition: the spirit of one dead or alive. Occasionally known 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. Also identified as xenogenesis.

xenoglossia

Knowledge of languages never learned. This phenomenon is said to be observed in some cases of possession. On occassion, known as xenoglossia, glossolalia, glossolalia, xenoglossy or xenoglossy.

Xezbeth

A demon of falsehood. Sometimes referred to as Xezbeth, Al Kassab, Al Kassab, Shezbeth, Shezbeth, Arab Al-kazzab or Arab Al-kazzab.

Xoblah

A demon. On occassion, called Xoblah.

xylomancy

Divination using wooden rods or twigs. Also identified as xylomancy, rhabdomancy, rhabdomancy or dowsing.

Yah-li-Yah

A good demon associated with virgins. In some references, identified as Yah-li-Yah.

yali

A mythical lion-like beast. Occasionally known as yali, yale, yale, African eale or Welsh bagwyn.

Yero

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Identified as Yero, Yaro, Yaro or Yero.

Ypotrill

A monster, said to be part camel, part. Goat. Also commonly referred to as Ypotrill.

Yshiel

A demon. At times, called Yshiel.

Zaazuash

A demon. On occassion, identified as Zaazuash.

Zaebos

A demon of hell. He is depicted as a crocodile with a man's head. Occasionally identified 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. Also commonly identified 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. Occasionally known as Zaren.

Zarobi

A demon associated with precipices. On occassion, called Zarobi.

Zavebe

A demon. Also commonly referred to as Zavebe.

Zazel

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Zedex

A demon associated with the planet. Jupiter and Thursday. Sometimes identified as Zedex, Tzedec, Tzedec, Tzedek or Tzedek.

Zeffar

A demon associated with irrevocable. Choices. Occasionally known as Zeffar.

Zeirna

A demon associated with infirmity. In some accounts, called Zeirna.

Zelah

A demon. Sometimes called Zelah.

Zemen

A demon associated with the sun and Sunday. Also called Zemen, Shemesh, Shemesh or Samas.

Zepar

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Zeveac

A demon associated with the moon and Monday. Also called Zeveac, Lebanah or Lebanah.

Zinimar

One of the cardinal demons (north). Occasionally identified as Zinimar.

Zizuph

A demon associated with mysteries. On occassion, called Zizuph.

Zodiac

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Zoe

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zoomancy

Divination from watching animals. In some accounts, called zoomancy.

zoomorph

An image of a god in the form of an animal. Also known as zoomorph.

zoomorphism

Representing god in animal form. Sometimes called zoomorphism, zoomorphy or zoomorphy.

zootheism

The attribution to animals of divine qualities. Occasionally identified as zootheism.

Zophas

A demon associated with pentacles. Also referred to as Zophas.

Zorasabel

A demon of the east. Occasionally identified as Zorasabel.

Zuphlas

A demon associated with forests. Occasionally identified as Zuphlas.

Zuriel

A demon ruling the Zodiacal sign. Libra, the scales. In some lore, occasionally identified as Zuriel, Chadakiel or Chadakiel.
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