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

Abaddon

A demon of evil, the angel of the abyss. Sometimes known as Abaddon.

Abasdarhon

A demon. At times, known as Abasdarhon.

Abdiel

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

Abduxuel

A moon demon. Also referred to as Abduxuel.

Abigor

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Abraxas

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Abraxas stones

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

Abrinael

A moon demon. Also commonly referred to as Abrinael.

Abrulges

A demon. Referred to as Abrulges.

Aceroba

A demon. Also called Aceroba.

Acharon

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

Achlahayr

A demon. At times, identified as Achlahayr.

acrostic

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Acteror

A demon. Also called Acteror.

ada

A magic word uttered to avert bad luck. On occassion, referred to as ada.

Adam's Jewel

A magic stone said to light the way to the underworld. Sometimes identified as 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. Referred to as Adnachiel, Advachiel, Advachiel, Saritiel or Saritiel.

Adonides

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

Adrameleck

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

Adriel

A moon demon. Also identified as Adriel.

Adversary, The

A name for the Devil, Satan. In some references, referred to as Adversary, The.

Aeglun

A demon of lightning. In some lore, occasionally identified as Aeglun.

aeon

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Aeon

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aeriae potestates

Aerial powers, the sixth order of demons, ruled by Merizim. Occasionally referred to as aeriae potestates, Aerials or Aerials.

Aerials

Demons of the air who can materialise. These beings are said to cause storms at sea. In some references, known as Aerials, aeriae potestates or aeriae potestates.

aerolite

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

aeromancy

Divination from atmospheric phenomena. In some references, referred to as aeromancy, aerimancy or aerimancy.

Aethnicus

A fire demon. These demons are envisaged in a form like a salamander. In some accounts, known as Aethnicus, Aethnici or Aethnici.

Aetneans

Elementals, fire spirits, in some accounts. In some references, identified as Aetneans.

Afgod

A false god; an effigy. Known as Afgod.

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Agacella

A monster in the form of a tiger-like animal with horns and hoofs. In some lore, occasionally called Agacella.

Agaliarept

A demon of hell. Occasionally referred to 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. Also known as 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. Also called Agimon.

Agla

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

Aglaophotis

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Aglaophotis.

Aglas

A demon. In some accounts, called Aglas.

Agor

A demon. Also commonly known as Agor.

Agra

A demon. Sometimes identified as Agra.

Agrippa

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

Agu'gux

The creator-god of the Aleut. Occasionally called Agu'gux.

Ahura Mazda

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Aiel

An angel, ruler of the sign Aries. Also called Aiel.

ailuranthropy

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

Aini

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air

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

Aiwass

A spirit said to have dictated a book of magic. In some lore, occasionally identified as Aiwass.

Akercock

A demon attendant on Belphegor. In some references, identified as Akercock.

Akibeel

One of the 7 Ischin who taught man the meaning of signs. Sometimes called 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. Also called albino.

alchemy

Pseudo-science directed towards the transmutation of base metals to gold, and other unlikely aims such as finding the elixir of life. Called 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 lore, occasionally referred to as Alchochoder.

alder

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Aldhelm

Author of Book of Monsters. Also known as Aldhelm.

Aldinach

A demon causing storms and earthquakes. Also identified as Aldinach.

alectryomancy

Divination from the actions of a cockerel eating grain placed beside letters written round a circle. In some lore, occasionally called alectryomancy, alectromancy or alectromancy.

Aleph-tau

Eternity: beginning and end; author of the universe. At times, called Aleph-tau.

aleuromancy

Divination from burning flour or from messages concealed in balls of dough. Also commonly known as aleuromancy.

Alfild

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

Algol

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Alhoniel

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

Alimiel

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. Also called Alimiel.

alkahest

A mythical universal solvent. On occassion, referred to 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. Occasionally known as Allocer, Alloen, Alloen, Alloien, Alloien, Alocer, Alocer, Allo(i)en or Allo(i)en.

allotheism

The worship of strange gods. Known as allotheism.

Alma

Soul personified. Occasionally called Alma.

almond

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alomancy

Divination using salt thrown on the fire. In some lore, occasionally known as alomancy, halomancy or halomancy.

Alouqua

A female demon or succubus. In some references, referred to as Alouqua.

Alphariza

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. In some references, identified as Alphariza.

Alphin

A dove spirit. Referred to as Alphin.

Alphyn

A monster with knotted tail. Sometimes referred to as Alphyn.

Alquife

A famous enchanter. Called Alquife.

Alraun

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

Alrinach

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

alrune

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alter ego

Second self; spirit double. Also commonly 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. At times, referred to as Amaimon, Amaymon, Amaymon, Amoymon, Amoymon, Maimon, Maimon, Maymon, Maymon or Mammon.

Amasarac

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Amasarac.

Amazarak

One of the 7 Ischin, said to have taught men the arts of sorcery and mathematics. Occasionally known as Amazarak.

amber

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Ambriel

A demon, ruler of the sign of Gemini. In some references, referred to as Ambriel.

Ambuscias

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

Amenadial

A demon of the West. At times, identified 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. Also commonly known as Amers.

amethyst

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Aminadab

A name for Satan. Sometimes referred to as Aminadab.

ammonite

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Amnedial

A moon demon. On occassion, called 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. Identified as amniomancy.

Amnixiel

A moon demon. Sometimes called 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. In some lore, occasionally called amphisbaena.

amulet

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Amutiel

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

Amy

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amygdalus

The almond tree. This tree was held to be sacred by the Phrygians. Called amygdalus.

anachithidus

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

anachitis

A stone said to have the power to conjure up water spirits. At times, identified as anachitis.

Anael

A demon of the hours of the day. King of astral light. Occasionally called Anael.

Anak

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Anane

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

Ananizapta

A magical phrase used to repel demons. In some lore, occasionally known as Ananizapta, Ananyzapta or Ananyzapta.

Anarazel

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

ancestor worship

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Ancient One

A title for God. 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 identified as androsphinx.

anemone

The flower of Adonis. Occasionally 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'. Referred to as Anguipede.

Aniel

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

animalism

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

animals

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animism

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

Ansitif

One of the 17 demons said to have taken possession of nuns. Sometimes called Ansitif.

ant-lion

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

anthropomancy

Divination using human entrails. In some accounts, identified as anthropomancy.

Antichrist

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

Antichthon

A supposed world beyond the sun. In some accounts, called Antichthon.

Antilia

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

antiphates

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ape

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apophatic

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

apotropaism

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apparition

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

Apples of Stakhar

Mythical apples, sweet on one side, bitter on the other. Identified as Apples of Stakhar.

Aprilists

Worshippers of the Bull. Occasionally identified as Aprilists.

Apus

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aquarelle

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Aquarius

The eleventh sign of the Zodiac, the water-carrier. On occassion, referred to as Aquarius, Water-carrier, Water-carrier, Arab Dahu, Arab Dahu, Mesopotamian Giz or Mesopotamian Giz.

Aquiel

A demon that can be called up on Sundays. Sometimes identified as Aquiel, Surgat, Surgat, Sargat or Sargat.

Arariel

A guardian spirit of the waters. Sometimes identified as Arariel.

Aration

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Arcan

A demon king. In some references, called Arcan.

arch-magic

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

Archaeus

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

archer god

A god armed with bow and arrows, such as the Greek Eros or the Roman Cupid. On occassion, 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 lore, occasionally known as archimage.

Ardesial

A moon demon. Occasionally identified as Ardesial.

Argasill

A monster in the form of an antelope. In some lore, occasionally called Argasill.

Ariel

A spirit of the air: a water spirit. Also identified as Ariel.

Aries

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Arizial

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

Armadiel

A demon of secret messages. In some accounts, referred to as Armadiel.

Armeis

A demon. Also commonly identified as Armeis.

Armilus

A demon, spirit of envy and greed. Identified as Armilus.

armomancy

Divination from the shoulders of beasts. In some accounts, identified as armomancy.

Armon

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. In some references, referred to as Armon.

arrow

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Arthuriad

The corpus of literature devoted to Arthurian legends. Occasionally referred to as Arthuriad.

Asaradel

An angel, one of the 7 Ischin who taught men the motions of the moon. Also called Asaradel.

Ascaroth

A demon of informers and spies. Occasionally referred to as Ascaroth.

Aseliel

A demon of the West. In some accounts, identified as Aseliel.

Aseroth

A demon said to take possession of humans. Occasionally known as Aseroth.

ash

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Ashmodel

A demon; destroyer of God. Occasionally known as Ashmodel.

Ashtaroth

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Asiel

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

Asima

A demon said to take possession of humans. Sometimes referred to as Asima.

Asinari

Ass worshippers. Sometimes known as Asinari.

Asinor

Ruler of one of the 7. Supposed firmaments. In some lore, occasionally called Asinor.

Asmodel

An astral spirit of the constellation Taurus. Also known as Asmodel.

Asmodeus

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aspidomancy

A form of divination calling up demons. Occasionally known as aspidomancy.

Aspirates

Minor deities. Occasionally known as Aspirates.

Astabhuja-Kurnkulla

A form of Kurnkulla shown as red with Sarus. Sometimes called 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. Sometimes identified as astragalomancy.

astral body

The spirit body, opposite of the physical body. Sometimes known as astral body.

astral spirits

The spirits of the stars. Also commonly identified as astral spirits.

astral world

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astrology

Divination from the planets or the Zodiac. At times, referred to as astrology.

astromancy

Divination from the stars. In some accounts, called astromancy.

Asyriel

A demon. Occasionally called Asyriel.

Ataliel

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

Athanaton

A leader of the demons of the East. Sometimes referred to as Athanaton.

Attaconi

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

auf

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augury

Divination from the flight of birds. In some accounts, known 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 lore, occasionally referred to as 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. Sometimes called Ausiul.

Author

A deity: creator of the universe. Occasionally identified as Author, Great Tor or Great Tor.

automatic writing

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Awanaisa

Son of Eblis. Identified 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 commonly called axe, axinomancy or axinomancy.

Axe Age

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

axinomancy

Divination from the motions of agate on a hot axe. Also known 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). Also commonly called axle tree, Backbone of Osiris or Backbone of Osiris.

Ayil

A demon of Sagittarius. Occasionally identified as Ayil.

Az

A Manichaean female demon. Sometimes called Az.

Azaradel

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

Azariel

A moon demon. Occasionally identified as Azariel.

Azeruel

A moon demon. Occasionally identified as Azeruel.

Azeuph

A demon. Also referred to as Azeuph.

Azibeel

A demon. At times, referred to as Azibeel.

Aziel

A moon demon. In some references, known as Aziel.

Baabal

A demon. Referred to as Baabal.

Baal

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Baal-Berith

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

Baal-Zephon

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Baalism

Worship of Baal. Also referred to as Baalism.

Baalite

A worshipper of Baal. Sometimes called Baalite.

Babel

An angel of the second heaven, controlling the South and Wednesday. Sometimes known as Babel.

baccharis

A herb used in magic rites. Also known as baccharis.

Bachanael

An angel of the first heaven, controlling the west and Monday. Also called Bachanael.

bacularia

A witch who rides on a broomstick. Known as bacularia.

Badiol

A demon. Also commonly called Badiol.

Baglis

A demon of measures. In some lore, 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. Sometimes known as Balay.

Balidet

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

Balkin

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

Balkis

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Ballisaugon

An evil demon, patron of thieves. Also referred to as Ballisaugon.

Balor

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Baltazo

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

Baphomet

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

Baragulla

Son of Ea. A demon. Also commonly identified as Baragulla, Abu Zayd, Abu Zayd, Bara or Bara.

Baratron

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

Barbarot

An angel of the second heaven, controlling the East and Wednesday. In some references, known 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. In some accounts, called Barbatos.

Barbazel

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

Barbiel

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

Barbil

A demon. Also commonly identified as Barbil.

Barchiel

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

Barcus

A demon. Sometimes identified as Barcus.

Bargas

A demon. In some references, identified as Bargas.

Barginiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Occasionally called Barginiel.

Bariel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some accounts, referred to as Bariel.

Barkayal

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

barker

A person who has been possessed by a dog-spirit. Also called barker.

Barku

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

Barley King

A vegetation deity. This deity is ritually castrated and killed at the end of the harvest. Called 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. On occassion, referred to as Barma.

Barman

An evil demon said to take possession of humans. On occassion, known as Barman.

Barmiel

A demon of surrender in war. On occassion, known as Barmiel.

Baron

A demon. In some references, identified as Baron.

baru

A magician: an occultist. Sometimes identified as baru.

Baruchas

A demon who passes on secret knowledge. Also known as Baruchas.

Bathala

A name for Shiva in the Philippines. In some accounts, 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. Also referred to as Batraal.

Beaemot

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

Bealphares

A demon, a duke of hell. In some lore, occasionally called Bealphares.

Bearded Demon, The

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

Beatitude

A name of one of the Aeons. Occasionally referred to as Beatitude.

Bechard

A demon associated with tempests and Friday. On occassion, known 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. Occasionally known as Belah.

Bele

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Beleth

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

Belial

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Belias

A demon prince. Called Belias.

belinomancy

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Belphegor

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Beng

A gypsy name for the Devil. On occassion, known as Beng.

Bensozia

A mediaeval she-devil. In some references, known as Bensozia, Benzozia or Benzozia.

Berbis

A demon. Also commonly identified as Berbis.

Bergthora

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Berith

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Berkaial

A demon. Sometimes known as Berkaial.

bestiary

A mediaeval book of animals both real and mythical. At times, known as bestiary.

Bethage

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

Bethor

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the planet Jupiter. On occassion, called Bethor.

Bethseda

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

Bethuel

A moon demon. Occasionally known 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. Also identified as bibliomancy, rhapsodomancy, rhapsodomancy or sortes.

Bifrons

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Bileth

A demon. A minister of Arcan, some say. Also commonly 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. Referred to as bilocation, duplication or duplication.

Bird of Paradise

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Bird of the Gods

A name for the hummingbird. Sometimes known as Bird of the Gods, hummingbird, hummingbird or Revival Bird.

birds

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Black Dog

A goblin hound. On occassion, identified as Black Dog.

black magic

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Black Mass

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

Blood-bag shooting

A ceremony involving the ritual. Shooting of a deity. Also commonly identified as Blood-bag shooting.

Bloody-bones

A hobgoblin. Occasionally referred to as Bloody-bones.

Bne Seraphim

A demon of the planet Venus. Occasionally known as Bne Seraphim, Mne Seraphim or Mne Seraphim.

boanthropy

The supposed ability to turn oneself. Into a cow or a bull. In some lore, occasionally identified as boanthropy.

boar

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Boel

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Sometimes known as Boel.

bogey

A goblin. Occasionally known as bogey, bogle, bogle, bogy or bogy.

boggard

A goblin or ghost. Referred to as boggard, boggart, boggart, boggle, boggle, buggane or buggane.

Bonoham

A demon. Also known as Bonoham.

Book of Monsters

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

Book of Spirits

A 19th C. Treatise on spiritualism. Also referred to 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 called Borachiel.

Boralim

A demon of the south. In some accounts, known as Boralim.

Boras

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Boras.

Boreyne

A monster, part lion, part eagle. Also referred to as Boreyne.

botanomancy

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Botis

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Botrager

A monster, a lion with a helmet. Also called Botrager.

bottle-imp

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

Brazen Head

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Breath of Love

The ability of demons to make women. Fall in love with them, merely by breathing on them. Also commonly 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. At times, identified as Bucaphi.

bucentaur

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

Bucon

A demon of hatred. At times, known as Bucon.

Budarjim

A demon. Also commonly referred to as Budarjim.

Buddhist cross

The swastika. Also commonly called Buddhist cross.

Buder

A demon. Sometimes called Buder.

Buer

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Bufar

A demon. In some references, called Bufar.

bug

A bogey: a goblin. Also referred to as bug, Bog, Bog, Bug or Bug.

bugaboo

A bogey. Occasionally identified as bugaboo.

bugbear

A bogey or boggart that eats children. A goblin bear. Occasionally called bugbear.

bull

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bull marine

A monster, part bull, part fish. Sometimes identified as bull marine.

bullbeggar

A hobgoblin. Occasionally known as bullbeggar.

Bune

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Buniels

A demon. Also known as Buniels.

Buriel

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

Butator

A demon, expert in calculation. Also commonly referred to as Butator.

butterfly

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Bydiel

A demon of secrets. At times, identified as Bydiel, Bidiel or Bidiel.

Caacrinolaas

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Cabariel

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

Cabiel

A moon demon. Occasionally known as Cabiel.

cacodaemon

An evil spirit. Sometimes identified as cacodaemon, cacodemon or cacodemon.

Cael

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

Caesarean birth

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Cahor

A demon of deception. Also called Cahor.

Caim

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caladrius

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

Calygreyhound

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

Camaysar

A demon. Also referred to as Camaysar.

cambion

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

camelopardel

A monster giraffe with horns. Sometimes known as camelopardel.

Camuel

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

Cancer

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capnomancy

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

Capricorn

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Captiel

An astral spirit. At times, referred to as Captiel.

captromancy

Divination using mirrors. In some references, identified 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. Also commonly known as Caretyne.

carnelian

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Carnesiel

A demon of the East. In some accounts, referred to as Carnesiel.

Carnivenn

A demon of obscenity. Sometimes called Carnivenn, Carnivean or Carnivean.

Carreau

A demon, lack of pity personified. In some references, identified as Carreau.

cartomancy

Divination from playing cards. Also identified as cartomancy.

Caspiel

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

casting lots

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

Casujoiah

An angel, ruler of the sign Capricorn. Sometimes 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. Also known as cat's eye.

catoptromancy

Divination by mirrors. On occassion, called catoptromancy.

Catwampus

A mythical animal. Also referred to as Catwampus.

Cauld-lad

A spirit that moves household. Items such as furniture, during the night. In some lore, occasionally identified as Cauld-lad.

Causub

A demon of snake charming. Referred to as Causub.

Caym

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

CC

Light deities, celestial twins. Also called CC.

celestial

One living in heaven. Occasionally called celestial.

Celestial Buddhas

Dhyanibuddhas In some references, called Celestial Buddhas.

Celestial City

A name for heaven in Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress. Occasionally referred to 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. At times, known 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. In some lore, occasionally identified as centauro-triton, ichthyocentaur, ichthyocentaur, ichthyotaurus, ichthyotaurus, Triton or Triton.

Cephalonia

A mysterious island that could be found only by chance even by those who had once been there. Also commonly called Cephalonia, Lost Island, The, Lost Island, The, The Lost Island or The Lost Island.

ceraunoscopy

Divination from the sound of thunder. Also called ceraunoscopy.

ceromancy

Divination from hot wax dropping. Into water. Also known as ceromancy.

Cethor

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

Chadakiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Libra. Also identified as Chadakiel, Zuriel or Zuriel.

Chamo

A demon said to take possession of humans. On occassion, called 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 identified as chaomancy.

Chaos

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chariot

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chataka

A mystic bird that drinks. Only rainwater. At times, known as chataka.

Chatloup

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

cheirognomy

Divination from lines on the hands. In some lore, occasionally referred to as cheirognomy, cheiromancy, cheiromancy, chirognomy, chiromancy, palmistry, palmistry, ch(e)iromancy or ch(e)iromancy.

Cheleb

A devil who works evil in the day. Also identified as Cheleb, Deber or Deber.

Chemor

A demon. Occasionally identified as Chemor.

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Chevasche

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

Chi-Rho

A sacred symbol. Also commonly referred to as Chi-Rho.

Chomiel

A demon serving Demoriel. In some lore, occasionally known as Chomiel.

chrisoletus

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

chrysolite

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

cieromancy

Divination by drawing lots. In some accounts, identified as cieromancy.

Cimeries

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

Circle of the Sun

A megalith consisting of 5 stones with a central altar. At times, identified as Circle of the Sun.

City of Lanterns

A realm said to exist beyond the zodiac. Sometimes known as City of Lanterns.

clairaudience

The supposed power of hearing. The paranormal. Occasionally called clairaudience.

clairvoyance

The supposed power of seeing the paranormal: visionary power. Occasionally referred to as clairvoyance.

Clavicles of Solomon

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

cledonomancy

Divination from the involuntary. Actions and utterances of humans. In some lore, occasionally referred to as cledonomancy.

cleromancy

Divination by lot, such as falling dice. Also referred to as cleromancy.

Cocao

A demon associated with the planet. Mercury and Wednesday. In some references, known as Cocao, Cochab, Cochab, Cochabiel or Cochabiel.

cock

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cockatrice

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Cocqcigrues

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

Colopation

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

colours

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colt-pixy

A mischievous fairy. Also identified as colt-pixy.

comparative mythology

The study of mythologies to elucidate. Differences and common ground. At times, known as comparative mythology.

conjuration

The raising of demons or spirits of the dead: black magic. Known as conjuration.

Constantius

One of the Seven Sleepers. Occasionally identified as Constantius.

control

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

Coph

A mythical African king. Husband of Penelophon. In some accounts, referred to as Coph, Qoph, Qoph, Koph or Zoph.

coral

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corna

A magic word used to avert evil. Occasionally referred to as corna.

cornucopia

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Corson

One of the cardinal demons (south). On occassion, identified as Corson.

coscinomancy

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Cosmic Egg

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Cottys

Cottus Occasionally referred to as Cottys, Cottus, Cottus or Kottos.

Cozbi

A demon taking possession of humans. Also known as Cozbi.

creation

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Cresil

A demon of slovenliness. Also commonly referred to as Cresil.

criminatores

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

crithomancy

Divination using meal strewn over victims for sacrifice. Also known as crithomancy.

crocodile

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crow

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crown

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Cruithneachan

A monk who taught St Columba when he was a boy. Also identified as Cruithneachan.

cryptaesthesia

Paranormal perception: clairvoyance. Occasionally referred to as cryptaesthesia.

crystallomancy

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

Cu Chorb

An ancestor of the kings of Leinster. Father of Cairbre Cluitheachair, Cormnac Lusc, Meas Corb and Nia Corb. In some references, identified as Cu Chorb.

cubomancy

Divination using dice. Sometimes identified as cubomancy.

Cuniali

A demon. Sometimes identified as Cuniali.

cunning man

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

cunning woman

A witch. Occasionally known as cunning woman, witch, witch or malewarlock.

curis

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

Curson

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Cusion

A demon. At times, identified as Cusion.

cynanthropy

The ability to turn oneself into a dog. Referred to 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. In some lore, occasionally referred to as cynocephali, hemicyne or hemicyne.

Dabriol

An angel associated with the south and Monday. In some accounts, referred to as Dabriol.

dactylomancy

Divination using finger rings. Also called dactylomancy.

daemon

A good spirit intermediate between man and god: a demon. On occassion, called 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 lore, occasionally identified as Dagare.

Dagda

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

Dagon

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

daimonia

Pagan idols or evil beasts. Also identified as daimonia.

Damael

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

dancing water

A magic liquid said to make women. Young, beautiful and rich. On occassion, known as dancing water.

Danel

A demon. Sometimes called Danel, Daniel, Daniel, Dn'il or King Daniel.

Dantalian

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Dapnael

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Sometimes identified as Dapnael.

Dardariel

A demon. In some lore, occasionally called Dardariel.

Darquiel

A demon associated with the south and Monday. In some lore, occasionally known as Darquiel.

Davy Jones

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

Davy Jones' locker

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

De Animalibus

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

De Orbe Novo

A 15th C. Book of the mythology of the Americas, written by Peter Martyr. Sometimes called De Orbe Novo.

Deamial

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

Deber

In some accounts, a devil who works. Evil at night. Occasionally referred to as Deber, Cheleb or Cheleb.

Decarabia

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deer

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Deliel

A demon. Also identified as Deliel.

dema-deities

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

Demiurge

A creator: a Gnostic god. Son of Abattu. Also commonly known 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. 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. Also known as demoness.

demoniac

One possessed by a devil. In some lore, occasionally known as demoniac.

demoniacism

Possession by a devil. Also called demoniacism.

demonianism

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

demoniast

One who believes in or deals with demons. In some references, called demoniast, demonist, demonist or demonolater.

demonifuge

A spell or charm said to ward off demons. In some accounts, referred to as demonifuge, stones, stones or sacred stones.

demonise

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

demonism

Devil-worship. Also commonly called demonism, demonality, demonality, demonolatry, demonolatry, demonomy or demonomy.

demonist

One who believes in or worships demons. Sometimes known as demonist, demoniast, demoniast or demonolater.

demonocracy

Rule by devils: the power of devils. At times, known as demonocracy.

demonography

Writing about demons. In some references, called demonography.

demonolater

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

demonologist

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

demonology

The study of devils, etc. Also called demonology.

demonomagy

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

demonomancy

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demonomania

A state in which one feels possessed. By devils. In some accounts, referred to as demonomania.

demonopath

One who suffers from the belief that his actions are controlled. By demons. In some lore, occasionally identified as demonopath.

demonopathy

Illness, mental or physical, caused by the belief that one's actions are controlled by demons. Occasionally referred to as demonopathy.

demonry

Influence by demons. Also identified as demonry.

Demoriel

A demon, emperor of the north. Also commonly referred to as Demoriel.

Deumus

A demon. This being is depicted as a man with four horns and the legs of a cockerel. Sometimes referred to as Deumus, Dumo or Dumo.

deuteroscopy

Divination: second sight. Also known as deuteroscopy.

Devel

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

devil

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Devil of Silver

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Devil on Two Sticks

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devus

A name for a supreme deity. Also referred to as devus.

dharani

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diablerie

Sorcery: the black art. Also identified as diablerie, diablery or diablery.

diabolos

A devil: in some accounts, a demon. Separate from Satan. At times, referred to as diabolos.

diakka

A group of unclean spirits. Also called diakka.

Dimoriél

One of the cardinal demons (north). Also referred to as Dimoriél.

Din

A demon. Occasionally called Din.

Dingbell

A female version of the gremlin. Occasionally called Dingbell, Fifinella or Fifinella.

Dionysius

One of the Seven Sleepers. Occasionally 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. Sometimes called Dirachiel.

Diriel

A demon, a duke serving Demoriél. Also identified as Diriel.

divination

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divine

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

diviner

One who foretells the future: one who locates hidden things using. Supernatural powers. In some references, 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. In some references, known as dobbie, dobby, dobby, dobie or dobie.

dog

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dog of the shaman

A name for the jaguar. In some references, known 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. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Domdaniel.

Dorothiel

A demon. On occassion, referred to as Dorothiel.

dragon

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Dragon of Rhodes

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Dragonel

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

dragoness

A female dragon. Also identified as dragoness.

dragonet

A small dragon. On occassion, called dragonet.

dragonise

Turn into a dragon. Also referred to as dragonise.

drake

dragon[sup]1[/sup] At times, known as drake, dragon, dragon, worm, Celestial Stag or also Celestial Stag.

Druid's Circle

A ring of standing stones such as Stonehenge. Occasionally referred to as Druid's Circle.

Druid's Egg

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druidry

Paganism. Identified as druidry.

Duke of the South Border

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dukkeripen

Fortune-telling. At times, referred to as dukkeripen.

eagle

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eagle stones

Magical stones said to be found in eagles. Nests. In some accounts, referred to as eagle stones, aetites, aetites, gagites or gagites.

Eanna Cinsealach

A king of Leinster. Father of Eochu. Sometimes known as Eanna Cinsealach.

Earthly Paradise

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earthquake

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ebony

A timber said to have magical properties. Identified as ebony.

Echdae

Husband of Aine, in some accounts. In some references, 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. Also commonly known as ectenic force.

ectoplasm

Spirit-matter supposed to emanate from a spiritualist. Medium during a seance. Occasionally called ectoplasm, ectosarc or ectosarc.

Ee-A-O

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

Egibiel

A moon-demon. Sometimes known as Egibiel.

Egyn

One of the cardinal demons (north). On occassion, known as Egyn, Egim, Egim, Egin or Egin.

eidolon

A phantom: spirit apparition: soul. Occasionally called eidolon, eidola, eidola, plureidola or plureidola.

Eirenus

A demon associated with the destruction of idols. In some references, known as Eirenus, Eirneus or Eirneus.

Eirnilus

A demon associated with fruit. On occassion, known as Eirnilus.

Eistibus

A demon of divination. Also commonly called Eistibus.

elaeomancy

Divination from the reflections in the surface of oil. At times, called 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. Also 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. Occasionally identified as elementaries.

elements

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elephant

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elf-dance

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elf-locks

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elf-shot

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Elferon

Son of Elfideos. Brother of Oberon. At times, known as Elferon.

Eliot

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Eliphamasai

A demon. At times, called 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. Sometimes 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. Also referred to as Eloai.

Elomnia

A demon. Also identified as Elomnia.

emerald

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

Emerald Tablet

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Emoniel

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Emoniel.

empusa

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empyromancy

Divination from the behaviour of various things placed on a fire. Also referred to as empyromancy, pyromancy or pyromancy.

Enediel

A moon-demon. Occasionally identified as Enediel.

enfield

A monster, part wolf, part fox, part greyhound. At times, called enfield.

Ennoia

Consorts of Gnostic gods. Occasionally identified as Ennoia.

Enochian call

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

Enochian demons

Demons mentioned in the Book of Enoch. As fallen angels. Also known as Enochian demons.

Entheos

Indwelling divine power: inspiration. Occasionally known as Entheos.

entity

A disembodied spirit: a demon. At times, identified as entity.

envotement

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epimacus

A heraldic griffin. Sometimes called epimacus.

epopt

One introduced to the Eleusinian. Mysteries. Occasionally referred to as epopt.

Erechtheum

A temple in Athens devoted to Erechtheus and others. In some accounts, identified as Erechtheum, Erekhtheion, Erekhtheion, Greek, Greek, Elagabalus, Elagabalus, Eupheme, Erekhthion or Erekhthion.

Ergodiel

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

Ertrael

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

eten

A giant. Referred to as eten, ettin or ettin.

Eudaf

A king of Britain. Son of Caradoc. Father of Cynan, Elen and Gadeon. On occassion, known as Eudaf, Evdaf, Evdaf, Octavius or Octavius.

euhemerism

The explanation of mythology from history with gods as men writ large. Sometimes identified as euhemerism.

Eupheme

A goddess of eloquence, nurse to the Muses. Mother of Crotus by Pan. At times, identified as Eupheme, Greek, Greek, Elagabalus, Elagabalus or Erechtheum.

Euronymous

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

European Sibyl

A mediaeval prophetess. Also called European Sibyl.

Eurydice

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Eurynomus

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Ever Breath

Son of Selepus. Father of Epistrophus and Mynes. Also known 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 called evocation.

Ewayne

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

exorcism

The rite used to expel spirits said to have taken possession of humans. In some lore, occasionally referred to as exorcism.

extra-sensory perception

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

eye

The eye of a cockerel is said to guard. Against witchcraft; that of a newt. Guards against disease. Sometimes called eye.

Fabas

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Fabas.

fable

A fictitious story: a myth. Sometimes called fable.

faerie

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fairy

A diminutive supernatural being. Some say that these immortal beings are the children of Adam and Lilith. Also called 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. At times, referred to as fairy loaves.

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fairy rings

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fairy sparks

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

fairy stone

A lucky charm. This stone brings good fortune to its owner but, if it is touched by another person, it loses its effectiveness. In some accounts, identified 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. Also commonly called Farris.

fascination

A charm which enabled the wearer to see things not visible to others. In some accounts, referred to as fascination.

fascinum

A phallic amulet. At times, identified as fascinum.

Feast of Souls

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

Fecor

A demon guarding underground. Treasure. At times, referred to as Fecor, Gaziel, Gaziel or Anarazel.

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fetch-candle

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fetish

Something revered irrationally. An object supposed to invoke the services of a spirit inside it. Also commonly referred to 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] Also referred to as Ficna, Fiachna or Fiachna.

Fifinella

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fig faun

A desert monster or demon said to live on figs. Also referred to 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. Occasionally known as 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. At times, referred to as fish-god.

Flauros

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Fleberdigibet

A demon of the dance. On occassion, referred to as Fleberdigibet, Flibbertigibbet or Flibbertigibbet.

Flood

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Floron

A demon. Sometimes identified as Floron.

Forcalor

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Forcas

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. Sometimes referred to as Forcas, Focas or Focas.

Forneus

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Four Astrological Ages

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Four Astrological Quarters

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fox

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Frateretto

A demon of the dance. Also identified as Frateretto.

Friagne

An angel of the fifth heaven, governing the east. Sometimes identified as Friagne.

Friar Rush

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

Frimost

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

Frimutel

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Frostri

Frosti In some references, identified as Frostri, Frosti, Frosti, Frostre, Frosti or Frosti.

Furcas

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Furfur

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furiae

The seventh order of demons, ruled. By Abaddon. Occasionally called 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. In some references, referred to as Gabriel.

Gag Noz

An empty boat which appears in Finistere, said to portend death. Occasionally referred to 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. Also commonly known 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 references, identified as Ganymedes, Ganymede, Ganymede, Ganumedes or Roman Catamitus.

Gaonim

A good demon. In some lore, occasionally called Gaonim.

Garman

Son of Gias. He abducted the goddess Mesca and seduced her. In some lore, occasionally known as Garman, Irish or Irish.

gastromancy

Divination with large glasses or from stomach noises. Occasionally called gastromancy.

Gate of Dreams

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Gaziel

A demon guarding. Underground treasures. Occasionally identified as Gaziel, Fecor, Fecor or Anarazel.

Gebiel

A demon of the air. Occasionally known as Gebiel.

Gediel

A demon of the south-west. On occassion, identified as Gediel.

Gedobonai

A demon of the air. At times, known as Gedobonai.

Gelial

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

Gelonairos

A demon of the air. Known as Gelonairos.

Gemini

The third sign of the zodiac, the Twins. In some lore, occasionally known as Gemini, Twins or Twins.

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Geniel

A moon-demon. In some lore, occasionally identified as Geniel.

Genon

A spirit of fruitfulness. In some accounts, called Genon.

geolatry

Earth-worship. In some lore, occasionally referred to as geolatry.

geomancy

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

geomantic demons

Spirits associated with geomancy. Occasionally referred to as geomantic demons.

Geradial

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

Gereinon

A spirit of fruitfulness. Occasionally referred to as Gereinon.

Geron

A spirit of fruitfulness. Referred to 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. At times, known as ghost, phantom, phantom, fantom, shade, shade, shadow, spectre, spectre, revenant, revenant or undead.

ghoul

A demon preying on the dead: a fiend. In some references, referred to as ghoul, ghool, ghool, ghul, ghul, ghoula, ghulah, si'la, malequtrub, Persian ghol, Arab ghul, Arab ghul or ghol.

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Giel

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

ginseng

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

Giwish

Gish Also known as Giwish, Gish or Gish.

Glauron

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

Glendoveer

A good spirit. Also identified 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. In some accounts, referred to as glossolalia, xenoglossia, xenoglossia or xenoglossy.

gnome

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goblin

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god-eyes

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goety

Black magic: miracle-working. At times, known as goety, black magic, black magic, necromancy, witchcraft or goetia.

Golden Calf

A hairy demon. At times, known as Golden Calf.

Golden Gate

The gate to heaven. At times, identified as Golden Gate.

Good Folk, The

The fairies. In some references, referred to 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 references, referred to as Gospel of the Witches, Aradia, Aradia, Book of Shadows or Book of Shadows.

Grabbersnitch

The English version of Grafficane. Occasionally called Grabbersnitch, Grafficane or Grafficane.

gramary

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

Great Bear

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Great Beast, The

Book of magic by Aleister Crowley, published in 1915. Sometimes identified 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) Also called Great Sabbat, Sabbat, Sabbat, Sabbath, vauderie, vaudoiserie, Witches' Sabbath or vaud(ois)erie.

Greissmodel

An evil demon. Known as Greissmodel.

gremlin

A spirit causing mechanical trouble. In some lore, occasionally referred to as gremlin, femaleDingbelle or femaleDingbelle.

Gressil

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Gressil.

Griessmodal

An evil spirit in the form of a spaniel. In some accounts, called Griessmodal.

Grimalkin

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

grimoire

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

Grismodal

A demon. Also identified as Grismodal.

grylli

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

Guebres

Fire-worshippers. Occasionally referred to as Guebres, Ghebers or Ghebers.

Guland

A demon associated with Saturday. At times, called Guland, Nabam or Nabam.

Gusayn

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Guttlehog

The English version of Ciriato. Sometimes known 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. Occasionally identified as Guzhak, Persian, Persian or Ahura Mazda.

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Haatan

A demon said to hide treasure. In some lore, occasionally identified as Haatan.

Habondia

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

Hadur

A Hungarian deity, light personified. In some accounts, known as Hadur, European or European.

haematomancy

Divination based on the way blood. Runs from a victim. At times, identified as haematomancy.

haemony

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

hag

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hag-knots

Tangled hair in a horse's mane, said to be caused by witches. In some lore, occasionally known as hag-knots.

hag-stone

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Hagenti

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Haggit

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Hahab

A demon associated with royalty. At times, known as Hahab.

Hahabi

A demon of fear. Also identified as Hahabi.

Halache

A demon associated with sympathy. On occassion, called Halache.

Hallows

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Halphas

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hamadryad

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

Hamaliel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Virgo, the virgin. Sometimes called Hamaliel, Schaltiel or Schaltiel.

Hanael

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Capricorn, the goat. On occassion, 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. Also commonly referred to as hariolate.

hariolation

Divination. In some references, known as hariolation.

Harlequin

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Haruna

Harun In some accounts, identified as Haruna, Harun or Harun.

haruspicate

Fortell the future. Occasionally referred to as haruspicate.

haruspication

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

Hasmodai

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

Hatiphas

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

Haven

A demon of dignity. Occasionally referred to as Haven.

hawk

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heaven

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Hecadoth

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

Heiglot

A demon of snowstorms. In some references, identified as Heiglot.

heliolatry

Sun-worship. Known as heliolatry.

heliotrope

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

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Hell-money

Paper money burnt as an offering to the dead. Occasionally identified as Hell-money.

Hellison

A spirit of fruitfulness. Sometimes referred to as Hellison.

henbane

A plant said to have magical powers. At times, referred to as henbane.

hepatoscopy

Divination by inspection of animals'. Livers or entrails. Occasionally identified as hepatoscopy.

Herfather

A name for Odin. Also known as Herfather, Herfadir, Herfadir, Her-Tyr or Odin.

Hergart

Sister of Herwig. Wife of Hartmut. At times, identified as Hergart.

hermetic powder

A powder said to be able to effect. Cures at a distance. Sometimes referred to as hermetic powder.

Herodiades

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

hex

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

hexagram

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

hieromancy

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

Hiniel

An angel of the fifth heaven, associated with the north and Tuesday. In some references, identified as Hiniel.

hippocampus

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

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hippolatry

The worship of horses. In some references, referred to as hippolatry.

hippolectryon

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

hircocervus

A monster, part goat, part stag. Identified as hircocervus, tragelaph or tragelaph.

Hismael

A demon of the planet Jupiter. Also called Hismael.

Hizarbin

A sea-demon. Identified as Hizarbin.

hob

A brownie: a frightful apparition. Occasionally known as hob.

hobbidance

A malevolent sprite. On occassion, known as hobbidance, Hoberdidance or Hoberdidance.

hobgoblin

A mischievous sprite such as a brownie. Also called hobgoblin.

Hogos

A demon associated with the planet. Venus and Friday. At times, known as Hogos, Nogah or Nogah.

Hollenfurt

The flight of witches. At times, identified as Hollenfurt.

holocaust

The sacrificial burning of victims. Referred to as holocaust.

homunculus

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Hoodoo

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

Horant

A warrior and musician at Hettel's. Court. He, with Frute and Wat, abducted Hilde who married Hettel. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Horant.

Horned God

The god of witches. Sometimes identified 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 called horoscope.

horse

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hound marine

A sea monster, part dog, part fish. Occasionally referred to as hound marine.

Hughie

A mythical god of surfers. Occasionally identified as Hughie.

hummingbird

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Hutgin

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

Hydriel

A water-demon. On occassion, known as Hydriel.

hydromancy

Divination using water. In some lore, occasionally identified as hydromancy.

hyena

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Iah

A demon. Sometimes known as Iah.

iatromancy

Divination by incubation. Sometimes referred to as iatromancy.

ibex

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ichthyomancy

Divination using the entrails of fish. Also commonly known as ichthyomancy.

Icosiel

A demon of the air. Sometimes identified as Icosiel.

idolomancy

Divination by using idols. Also referred to as idolomancy.

immortal

A god. In some references, referred to as immortal.

immortality

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

imp

A sprite: a wicked spirit. At times, called imp.

incarnation

A manifestation of a god: the possession of a medium by a spirit. Referred to as incarnation.

incubation

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

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infernal

Pertaining to the underworld. Occasionally known 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. Also identified as Infernal Court.

infernalia

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

inferno

Hell. Occasionally called inferno.

infestation

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

Infideles

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

Ingun

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

Ingwaz

(see Inguz] Sometimes called Ingwaz, Inguz or Inguz.

invultuation

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

Iophiel

One of the 7 Intelligences, ruler of the planet Jupiter. Sometimes referred to as Iophiel.

Ipos

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Ischin

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Isle of Arran

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

Isle of Destiny

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

ithyphallic

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Iuvart

A demon. Identified as Iuvart.

Iynx

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jade

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

Jael

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Libra. Known as Jael.

Jala-Hastin

(see Jalebha] Also called Jala-Hastin, Jalebha or Jalebha.

Janiceps

A two-headed monster. Sometimes called Janiceps.

Jazeriel

A moon-demon. Sometimes identified as Jazeriel.

Jefischa

A demon of the hours of the day. In some references, referred to as Jefischa.

Jeraspunt

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

Jerobaal

A demon said to take possession of humans. Occasionally called Jerobaal.

jet

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

Joannes

One of the Seven Sleepers. In some accounts, identified as Joannes.

Jomiael

A demon. Identified as Jomiael.

Jubanladace

A good demon. He is depicted with a flaming sword. At times, called Jubanladace.

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Jupiter's beard

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

Juvant

A demon of reincarnation. Occasionally called Juvant.

Kalab

A demon of sacred vessels. In some lore, occasionally known as Kalab.

kalamaka

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

Kalau

Evil spirits causing illness and death. Occasionally called 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. Also referred to as Kasdeya.

Kataris

A demon associated with dogs. Occasionally referred to as Kataris.

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Kedemel

A demon of the planet Venus. Also commonly known 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. In some lore, occasionally 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. Sometimes identified as kinocetus.

Kiriel

A moon-demon. Called Kiriel, Ciriel or Ciriel.

Kne

A demon. At times, known as Kne.

Kobal

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

Konjin

(see Ushitoro-no-Konjin} Sometimes called Konjin, Ushitoro-no-Konjin or Ushitoro-no-Konjin.

Labed

A demon. In some lore, occasionally called Labed.

Labezerin

A demon associated with success. In some references, called Labezerin.

Labus

A demon of the Inquisition. On occassion, called Labus.

Lampadomancy

Divination from flames. Occasionally identified as Lampadomancy.

Langal

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Also commonly called Langal.

language

Legend has it that Adam and Eve spoke. Persian, the serpent spoke Arabic and Gabriel spoke Turkish. Sometimes called language.

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Lebes

An angel of fruitfulness. Occasionally identified as Lebes.

lecanomancy

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

Lechies

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leeting

A gathering of witches at Hallowe'en. Occasionally called leeting, lating or lating.

lemon

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Lemuria

A supposed lost continent, the birthplace of man. Occasionally 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 referred to as lepanthropy.

Lerajie

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Leviathan

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levitation

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ley lines

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

libanomancy

Divination from burning incense. Occasionally referred to as libanomancy.

liberou

A form of werewolf. Sometimes called liberou, leperou, leperou, legarau, werewolf, West Indian legarau or West Indian legarau.

Libra

The seventh sign of the Zodiac, the balance or scales. In some accounts, known as Libra, Balance, Balance, scales, scales, Jugum, Jugum, Arab Mizan or Arab Mizan.

Librabis

A demon associated with hidden gold. On occassion, known 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. In some lore, occasionally known as lindworm.

lion

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lithomancy

Divination using stones. Known 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 known as Lotus Eaters, The.

Lucifer

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

Lucifuge Rocofale

A demon said to reveal. Hidden treasure. In some references, referred to as Lucifuge Rocofale.

Luridan

A demon, ruler of the north. On occassion, called Luridan, Belelah or Belelah.

lycanthrope

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

lycanthropy

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Macariel

A demon who carries secrets. Also known as Macariel.

madabi

A form of sympathetic magic. Occasionally identified as madabi.

Madim

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

Mael

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

maggot

An evil being which eats the brain, causing madness. On occassion, called maggot.

magianism

Eastern sorcery. In some accounts, referred to as magianism, magism or magism.

magic

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magic carpet

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magic square

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magical birth

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magician

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

magicism

A magical act. In some accounts, called magicism.

magistellus

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

magnetic mountain

A mountain which drew the nails from passing ships. In some lore, occasionally called magnetic mountain.

Magot

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Magot.

magpie

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Magus

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Maha-ben-ach

An ancient Eastern sun-god. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Maha-ben-ach.

Mahomet

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

Mahonin

A demon said to be a fallen angel. Also commonly referred to as Mahonin.

Malacoda

A demon in Danté's Inferno. Also commonly referred to as Malacoda, Belzecue or Belzecue.

Malchidael

A demon, ruler of Aries. Also commonly called Malchidael, Malkidiel, Malkidiel, Sarahiel or Sarahiel.

Malchus

One of the Seven Sleepers. In some accounts, identified as Malchus.

Malebranche

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

malefici

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

maleficium

The art of the witch: doing harm. By magic. In some accounts, known as maleficium.

maleficus

A sorcerer: a witch. Sometimes known as maleficus, malefici, malefici or singmaleficus.

Malephar

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Malgaras

A demon of the west. On occassion, identified as Malgaras.

Malkin

A demon. Also commonly known as Malkin.

Malpas

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Mammon

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

mandrake

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manism

Worship of the manes, spirits of the dead: ancestor-worship. Also commonly called manism.

manna

Food miraculously supplied. Identified as manna, Man, Man, Chokmah, man, man or Chang.

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Marbas

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

marcou

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

Marnes

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

marquis

A rank in the hierarchy of demons. In some lore, occasionally referred to as marquis.

Martinet

A demon controlling a sorcerer. Sometimes called Martinet.

Martinianus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Occasionally called Martinianus.

Mascarum

A demon associated with death. Identified as Mascarum, Mascarvin or Mascarvin.

mascot

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

Maseriel

A demon of the west. In some references, referred to as Maseriel.

Masgabriel

An angel of the fourth heaven. Associated with north and Sunday. Occasionally referred to as Masgabriel.

Mastema

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Master of Breath

(see Esaugetuh Emissee] In some accounts, called Master of Breath, Esaugetuh Emissee or Esaugetuh Emissee.

Mastho

A demon of delusion. Also referred to as Mastho.

Mastiphal

A demon, prince of darkness. In some accounts, known as Mastiphal.

materialisation

The appearance of a ghost. On occassion, referred to as materialisation.

Mathiel

An angel of the fifth heaven associated with the north. In some references, known as Mathiel.

Matter of Rome, The

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

Matuyel

An angel of the fourth heaven. Associated with north and Sunday. At times, identified as Matuyel.

Maximianus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Called Maximianus.

Maynom

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

medicine-man

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medium

One acting as an intermediary between this world and the spirit world. Occasionally called medium.

mediumism

The phenomenon alleged to be brought about by the action of a medium. Also commonly referred to as mediumism.

Mehod

A demon. On occassion, called Mehod.

Melchom

a demon acting as a treasurer in hell In some lore, occasionally referred to as Melchom.

Menadiel

A demon who can be trusted with secrets. Also commonly identified as Menadiel.

Mendrion

A demon of the horns of the day. Also commonly identified as Mendrion.

merchild

A monster in the form of a child/fish. Referred to as merchild.

Merizim

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

merlion

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

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merman

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

Merodach

A demon. Known as Merodach.

Meroudys

(see Herodis] At times, identified as Meroudys, Herodis or Herodis.

merpeople

Monsters, part human, part fish. In some references, called merpeople.

metals

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metamorphosis

Magical shape-changing. On occassion, identified as metamorphosis.

metascopy

Divination from lines on the forehead. On occassion, identified as metascopy.

metempsychosis

The passing of a soul into another. Body after death. In some references, called 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. Also referred to as Midas' head.

Mimameider

(see Mimameith Sometimes identified as Mimameider.

miracle

Something achieved by supernatural. Power. Sometimes called miracle.

miracle-worker

One who purports to work wonders. Known as miracle-worker.

Misran

A demon of persecution. Also called Misran.

Misroch

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

Mitraton

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

Mizgitari

A demon associated with eagles. Sometimes known as Mizgitari.

Mizkun

A demon of amulets. Occasionally referred to as Mizkun.

Mne Seraphim

A name for Bne Seraphim used by William Blake. Father of Thel. Occasionally known as Mne Seraphim, Bne Seraphim or Bne Seraphim.

Molaise

Friend of Maodhog. In some accounts, 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. Occasionally called 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. Occasionally referred to as monopode.

Monstorum Historia

A 17th C. Book about mythical birds and beasts. Called Monstorum Historia.

moon

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moon-dew

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

Morax

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

Morborgran

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

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Mother of Mind

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

Mount Celion

The site of the cave where the Seven. Sleepers were immured. Occasionally called Mount Celion.

Mount Himavat

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

Mu

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Muit

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

Mullin

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

Mullin, Jean

A demon, a lieutenant to Leonard. In some references, referred to as Mullin, Jean.

mumbo-jumbo

A bogy: an idol. Also commonly called 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. At times, called Museum.

myomancy

Divination from the movements of mice. On occassion, referred to as myomancy.

mystery-man

A magician: a medicine-man. At times, called mystery-man.

myth

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

mythicise

Invent or write stories of heroes and gods: explain a miracle, etc. as a myth. At times, identified as mythicise, mythise or mythise.

mythicism

Explanation of miracles as myths. Referred to as mythicism, mythism or mythism.

mythicist

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

mythogenesis

The origin of stories without foundation such as those of ancient. Heroes and gods. Also referred to as mythogenesis.

mythogony

The study of the origin of myths. Occasionally identified as mythogony.

mythographer

One who writes stories of heroes and gods. Occasionally called mythographer.

mythography

Representation of myths: a collection of myths: a description of myths. In some accounts, referred to as mythography.

mythologem

A mythological paradigm: a basic term of myths. Sometimes called mythologem.

mythologer

One who studies ancient. Stories of heroes, gods, etc.: one who sets out to explain such. Stories. Also called 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. At times, called mythologise.

mythology

The study of ancient stories of heroes, gods, etc. On occassion, called mythology, mythos, mythos, myth, mythus or mythus.

mythopoeist

One who invents stories without foundation or stories of heroes, gods, etc. Occasionally called mythopoeist.

mythopoem

A mythical poem. In some accounts, referred to as mythopoem.

mythopoet

One who writes mythical poetry. Occasionally called mythopoet.

mythopoetic

Myth-making. Sometimes identified as mythopoetic, mythopoeic or mythopoeic.

mythopoetry

Mythical poetry. Also referred to as mythopoetry.

mythopoiea

Myth-making. In some accounts, 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. Occasionally known as Nacoriel.

nada

Elemental sound considered as a source of creation. At times, referred to as nada.

Nahema

A demon. Sometimes referred to 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. Sometimes referred to as nailing.

Nal-gab

A good demon. Despite being described as a good demon, this being is said to teach witchcraft. Also commonly identified as Nal-gab.

Nantur

A demon associated with writing. Occasionally known as Nantur.

Nara

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Narcoriel

A demon. Also referred to as Narcoriel.

natural magic

Wonder-working by using knowledge of the forces of nature. In some lore, occasionally identified as natural magic.

nature-god

A god personifying some physical. Object or natural force. In some accounts, they are equated with the elementals. At times, called nature-god, nature-spirit or nature-spirit.

nature-myth

A story using the symbolism of natural phenomena. Also commonly called nature-myth.

Neabaz

A demon said to take possession of humans. Occasionally identified as Neabaz.

Nebak

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

Nebek

A monster in the form of a hairy tyger. At times, referred to as Nebek.

necromancer

A sorcerer. Also called necromancer.

necromancy

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necromanteion

A place where necromancy was practised. Sometimes called necromanteion.

nectar

The drink of the gods which conferred. Beauty and immortality. Identified as nectar.

needfire

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

Nelapa

An angel of the second heaven. Associated with the south. In some lore, occasionally called Nelapa.

nenuphas

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

Nergal

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Nether World

The underworld: the land of the dead. Sometimes referred to as Nether World.

Newt

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

Nexroth

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

Nicholas

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Niete

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

night hag

An incubus or succubus inducing. Terrifying dreams. Also identified as night hag, nightmare or nightmare.

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Nitibus

A demon of the stars. Called Nitibus.

Nitika

A demon associated with precious. Stones. Sometimes known as Nitika.

Njal's Saga

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

Nociel

A moon-demon. At times, identified as Nociel.

nodes

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Nucleolus

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

numen

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

numerology

Divination by numbers. Also commonly called numerology.

Nybras

A demon, director of revels and publicist in hell. Occasionally referred to as Nybras.

nympholepsy

The state of frenzy induced by nymphs. In some lore, occasionally called nympholepsy.

nymphs

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Nysrock

A demon acting as a chef in hell. Occasionally 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. On occassion, identified as Oaf.

oak

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Obidicut

The spirit of lust personified. In some lore, occasionally identified as Obidicut.

obley cakes

Cakes offered in various cultures to their deities. Known as obley cakes.

occult

Magical: supernatural. Also commonly called occult.

occult sciences

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

occultism

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

occultist

One who believes in the supernatural. In some accounts, known as occultist.

Och

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

odism

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

Odonel

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

Odras

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odyle

A hypothetical force said to be produced by a spiritualist medium. Also referred to 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 referred to as Oeillet.

oenomancy

A form of divination using wine. At times, called oenomancy.

ogdoad

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

Oghuz

An Aryan demon. Also called Oghuz, Persian Azhi Dahak or Persian Azhi Dahak.

ogre

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ogress

A female ogre. Also referred to as ogress.

Oillet

A demon of riches. Sometimes referred to as Oillet.

Ol

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Olivier

A demon of cruelty, one of the fallen archangels. On occassion, 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. Occasionally identified as omoplatoscopy, scapulimancy, scapulimancy or scapulomancy.

omphalomancy

Divination from knots in the umbilical cord. In some lore, occasionally known as omphalomancy.

Oneiromancer

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

oneiromancy

Divination from dreams. Also identified as oneiromancy, oneiroscopy or oneiroscopy.

onimancy

Divination from fingernails. In some accounts, identified as onimancy, onychomancy or onychomancy.

onocentaur

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

onyx

A stone said to ward off spells. Called onyx.

oomancy

Divination using eggs. Forecasts are made from the shape taken by albumen dropped into water. In some accounts, identified as oomancy.

ooroorak

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

ooscopy

Divination from burning egg. In some lore, occasionally called ooscopy.

ophalomancy

Divination based on knots in the umbilical cord. At times, known as ophalomancy.

Ophiel

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of Mercury. Occasionally identified as Ophiel, Oriphiel or Oriphiel.

Ophites

A Gnostic sect worshipping snakes. In some lore, occasionally identified as Ophites.

opinicus

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

Oraios

An androgynous Gnostic deity. An offspring of Yaldabaoth. In some lore, occasionally known as Oraios.

Ordo Templis Orientis

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

Orgon

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

Orias

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Oriel

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

Oriens

One of the Cardinal demons, in some accounts. At times, called Oriens, Orion or Orion.

Orifiel

A demon. Sometimes called 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 known as Ornithology.

ornithomancy

Divination from observing birds or their flight. Also called ornithomancy, augury, augury, auspice, auspicy, ornithoscopy or ornithoscopy.

Orobas

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orphrey

Embroidery (gold) on a vestment. In some lore, occasionally identified as orphrey.

Orphymel

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. Known as Orphymel.

Ort-hozjin

) Also referred to 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. Also identified as Orthon.

Osagebiel

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

Ose

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Ota

wife of Tuirgeis At times, known 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. Occasionally known as P'ti' Albert, Alberich, Alberich, Elbegast, Albert le Grand or Albert le Grand.

pack

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

Padiel

A demon of the east. Sometimes known as Padiel.

Paimon

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paladin

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Pamersiel

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

Pamiel

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Pamiel.

Pan-Ephialtes

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

Panalcarp

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

pantacle

A device which emits fluids used in magic rites. Occasionally known as pantacle.

pantheon

A complete mythology: gods collectively; A temple dedicated to all gods. At times, known as pantheon.

Papus

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

papyromancy

Divination from paper rolling. At times, referred to as papyromancy.

paradise

Home of the blessed dead. Also commonly 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. Called Pasiel.

Paymon

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

pearl

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pedomancy

Divination from the soles of the feet. Also referred to as pedomancy, podomancy or podomancy.

pegomancy

Divination from fountains and springs. Also known as pegomancy.

pelican

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penelopise

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

persica

A sacred rite in Gnosticism. Occasionally referred to as 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. Also identified as Phaldor.

Phaleg

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of Mars. Known as Phaleg.

Phalgus

A demon of judgement. Known as Phalgus.

phantasm

An apparition. Also commonly known as phantasm, phantasma, phantasma, phantasmata, phantasmata, plurphantasmata or plurphantasmata.

phantom

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

phantom fellow

A person under the control of a goblin. Also referred to as phantom fellow.

Pharzuph

A demon of fornication. Also commonly called Pharzuph.

Philandrus

(see Philandros] In some accounts, called Philandrus, Philandros or Philandros.

Philotanus

A demon of sodomy. In some references, called Philotanus.

philtre

A magic love-potion. In some references, identified as philtre, philter or philter.

Phlogabitus

A demon associated with adornments. Occasionally identified as Phlogabitus.

phoca

A monster in the form of a scaly. Sea animal. Occasionally called phoca.

Phoenix

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Phogor

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

Phorcus

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

Phorkus

(see Phorcos] In some accounts, referred to as Phorkus, Phorcos, Phorcos, Phorcys, Old man of the Sea, Phorcus or Phorkys.

Phorkys

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

Phren

The divine part of the Threefold Man. Called Phren.

phrenology

Divination by feeling the bumps on a person's head. Occasionally referred to as phrenology.

Phul

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the moon. In some lore, occasionally identified as Phul.

physiognomy

Divination from the shape of facial. Features. On occassion, called physiognomy.

pig

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pigwidgin

A dwarf: a fairy. Also identified as pigwidgin, pigwiggen or pigwiggen.

Pillan

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pinning

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

Pisces

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Pluto

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pneuma

The universal soul or spirit. Sometimes referred to as pneuma.

pochard

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

polydaemonism

Belief in supernatural powers. Sometimes known as polydaemonism, polydemonism, polydemonism, animalism, animalism, animism or polyd(a.

polymasty

A condition resulting in the formation of additional breasts, said to indicate. A witch. Sometimes identified as polymasty.

Polynices

(see Polyneices] Occasionally identified as Polynices, Polyneices, Polyneices, Polunikes or Polyneikes.

pontica

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

Portunes

Fairies about half-an-inch tall. Occasionally identified as Portunes.

possessed

Controlled by a spirit. At times, called possessed.

possession

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

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Powers

An order of angels. In the Cabbala they are known as seraphs. Sometimes referred to as Powers.

praestigiatores

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

Principalities

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

prodigy

A monster. In some references, identified as prodigy.

Pronoia

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Prose Merlin

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

Proserpine

A female demon. In black magic, one of the Grand Dignitaries, ruler of evil spirits. In some accounts, 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. Sometimes called Protarchontes.

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psychic force

A supposed force causing various spiritualistic phemomena. In some accounts, referred to as psychic force.

psychism

The doctrine that postulates a universal soul. Occasionally referred to as psychism.

psychogony

Origins and development of the soul or spirit. Occasionally identified as psychogony.

psychogram

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

psychography

Spirit-writing. In some accounts, called psychography.

psychokinesis

Movement of physical objects. Supposed to be caused by spirit agencies. Sometimes called psychokinesis.

psychometer

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

psychometry

Divination by touching objects. In some accounts, called psychometry.

psychopannychism

The belief that the soul sleeps between death and resurrection. In some lore, occasionally referred to as psychopannychism.

psychopannychist

One who believes that the soul sleeps. Between death and resurrection. Occasionally referred to 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 known as Ptolomaea.

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puck

A mischievous goblin. Also 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. Sometimes known as Pug.

purgatory

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

Purtupittus

(see Purtupita] Also commonly called Purtupittus.

pygmy

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pyralis

An insect supposed to live in fire. Occasionally referred to as pyralis.

Pyrichiel

A demon of fire. Sometimes referred to as Pyrichiel.

pyromancy

Divination from shapes seen in fire and the smoke rising from it. Also commonly identified as pyromancy, empyromancy or empyromancy.

Pytho

A demon of falsehood. In some lore, occasionally called 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. On occassion, known as Quedbaschemod.

queen

A presiding goddess. Also referred to as queen.

Queen Bee

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

Queen of the Night

A name for the moon. Also identified as Queen of the Night.

Queen of the Tides

A name for the moon. At times, called Queen of the Tides.

quirin

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Quivira

A mythical city with great treasure. Occasionally identified as Quivira.

rabbats

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

rag-bush

A bush on which pieces of cloth are hung to placate local spirits. Sometimes called rag-bush.

Raim

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rainbow

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rainmaker

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

Ralph

A printing-house imp. On occassion, identified as Ralph.

ram

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Rama-umi

A good demon, said to teach magic. In some accounts, referred to as Rama-umi.

Ramuel

An angel of the fifth heaven, associated with the north and Tuesday. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Ramuel, Rahumel or Rahumel.

Raphael

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Rasphuia

A demon. Also identified as Rasphuia.

rat

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Ratnaheruka

One of the 5 Herukabuddhas. Sometimes referred to as Ratnaheruka, Ratnasambhava, Ratnasambhava, Aparajita, Jambhala, Prasannatara, Ratnapani, Hindu Yama or Japanese Hosho.

raven

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rawhead-and-bloody-bones

Bogeys. On occassion, referred to as rawhead-and-bloody-bones.

Raysiel

A demon of the north. On occassion, identified as Raysiel.

Razanil

A demon. Also commonly called Razanil.

Red Champion

A name of the god of witches. In some references, known as Red Champion, Robin, Robin, Witch God or Witch God.

Red City

The city of fallen angels: hell. In some references, referred to as Red City.

Red Land

A name for paradise in Aztec and Egyptian lore. On occassion, called Red Land.

red magic

Bloody diabolic practices. Sometimes called red magic.

reem

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Relah

A demon. Sometimes identified as Relah.

remora

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

Renaut

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Requiel

A moon-demon. Also known as Requiel.

Reussen

A kingdom comprising Poland and Russia. Occasionally identified as Reussen.

revenant

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rhabdomancy

Divination using rods: dowsing. Sometimes called rhabdomancy, dowsing, dowsing, xylomancy or xylomancy.

rhapsodomancy

Divination from random. Samples of poetry. Also 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. Sometimes referred to as Rimstein.

Rintrah

A demon of anger. Also commonly identified as Rintrah.

Risnuch

A demon associated with agriculture. Occasionally referred to as Risnuch.

Rolomandri

Elementals, fire spirits in some accounts. Referred to as Rolomandri.

Roneve

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

Rosabis

A demon of metals. Occasionally identified as Rosabis.

Rosier

A demon of love, said to be an opponent of St Basil. Called Rosier.

Roster

A demon. In some lore, occasionally known 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. Referred to as ruby.

runecraft

Knowledge of magic inscriptions. Also called runecraft.

Sabaoth

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Sabbat

A meeting of witches at midnight. Called 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. In some lore, occasionally known as Sabrus.

Sachluph

A demon asscociated with plants. Sometimes called Sachluph.

Sacra

An ancient name for Ireland. In some references, called Sacra.

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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 In some accounts, called sacred cities, Bethlehem, Bethlehem, Jerusalem Jerusalem Mecca, Jerusalem Jerusalem Mecca, Medina Benares or Medina Benares.

Sacred Marriage

The union of Zeus and his sister Hera; The union of any two deities: the union of a deity with a mortal. At times, referred to 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. Also referred to 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 referred to as sacred stones, stones, stones or demonifuge.

sacrifice

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saga

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sagaman

One who recounts epic tales. Sometimes referred to as sagaman.

sage

A wise man: a wizard. Occasionally identified as sage, femalesaga or femalesaga.

Sagittarius

The ninth sign of the Zodiac, the archer. In some accounts, called Sagittarius, Archer, Archer, Centaur, Centaur, Arab Qaus or Arab Qaus.

Sair

A demon associated with minerals. Sometimes identified as Sair.

salamander

A monster in the form of a lizard living in fire: an elemental fire-spirit. Also called salamander.

Salilus

A demon said to open doors. Also referred to 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 called Samael, Red Dragon or Red Dragon.

Sameval

A demon. Occasionally known as Sameval.

Samil

A demon of the hours of the day. In some accounts, known as Samil.

Sanctum Regnum

A book about a form of ceremonial. Magic, listing the spirits of the signs of the Zodiac. Referred to as Sanctum Regnum.

Sarahiel

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Aries, the ram. In some lore, occasionally identified as Sarahiel, Malchidael, Malchidael or Malkidiel.

Sarakuyel

A demon. Occasionally identified as Sarakuyel.

Sarindiel

A demon. Also commonly referred to as Sarindiel.

Saritiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Sagittarius. In some references, called Saritiel, Adnachiel, Adnachiel or Advachiel.

Sarquamiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Sometimes identified as Sarquamiel.

Sartziel

A demon, ruler of the sign Scorpio, the scorpion. At times, known as Sartziel, Barbiel or Barbiel.

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satyral

A monster with parts of man, lion and antelope. In some lore, occasionally referred to as satyral.

satyress

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

Sazquiel

A demon of the hours of the days. Occasionally identified as Sazquiel.

Scala Coeli

A 12th C. Book by Honorius describing. Many mythical animals. Occasionally identified as Scala Coeli.

scapulimancy

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

Scaramallion

The English version of Scarmiglione. Identified as Scaramallion, Scarmiglione or Scarmiglione.

Scarmiglione

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

scatomancy

Divination from inspecting faeces. Sometimes identified as scatomancy.

Schachlil

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

Schaltiel

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

Schedbarchemoth

A demon of the moon. Sometimes known as Schedbarchemoth.

Scheliel

A moon-demon. In some lore, occasionally known as Scheliel.

Schethalim

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Schethalim.

Schiekron

A demon associated with lust. Referred to as Schiekron.

Schirim

A demon in the form of a goat. On occassion, known as Schirim.

Schlemihl

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

Scoithfhionn

A wife of Finn mac Cool, some say. On occassion, called Scoithfhionn.

scopellism

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

Scorpio

The eighth sign of the Zodiac, the scorpion. Sometimes referred to 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. Also known 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. In some accounts, referred to as sea-dog.

sea-dragon

A monster, part dragon, part fish. Sometimes identified as sea-dragon.

sea-horse

A monster in the form of a horse with a fish's tail. In some references, identified as sea-horse.

sea-king

The king of the mer-people. In some references, referred to as sea-king.

sea-lion

A monster, part lion, part fish. Also identified as sea-lion.

sea-nymph

A minor sea-goddess. Also commonly known as sea-nymph.

sea-serpent

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

sea-unicorn

A monster, part unicorn, part fish. Also called sea-unicorn.

sea-wolf

A monster, part wolf, part fish. Referred to as sea-wolf.

seal

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

Seere

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Sellen

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

Semaquiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Capricorn, the goat. Occasionally known as Semaquiel, Hanael or Hanael.

semblance

An apparition. At times, identified as semblance.

Semiazas

A demon leader. In some references, referred to as Semiazas, Samyasa, Samyasa, Samyaza or Samyaza.

Septentronial Signs

The first 6 signs of the Zodiac. Referred to as Septentronial Signs.

seraph

A flying serpent. On occassion, identified as seraph.

Serapion

One of the Seven Sleepers. Also commonly referred to as Serapion.

Seratiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Leo, the lion. In some references, referred to as Seratiel, Verchiel or Verchiel.

serpent-god

A deified snake. In some lore, occasionally identified as serpent-god.

serpent-goddess

A deified snake. Also referred to as serpent-goddess.

serra

A griffin-like monster, said to breathe. Fire. In some accounts, this beast has the head of a lion and the tail of a fox. On occassion, called serra.

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Sezarbil

A demon. At times, called Sezarbil.

Shabiri

A demon said to cause blindness in those who drink the water he lives in. At times, known as Shabiri.

shade

A disembodied soul: a spirit; A ghost. At times, known as shade, ghost, ghost, phantom, spectre, revenant, shadow or shadow.

shape

A spirit or apparition. In some references, referred to 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. Sometimes known as shape-changer.

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Shebtaiel

A deity in white magic. Also commonly identified as Shebtaiel.

Shell

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

Shemhaziel

A fallen angel. In some references, referred to as Shemhaziel.

shilstone

A shrine used in sun-worship. Identified as shilstone.

shin

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

Sialul

A demon associated with property. In some references, called Sialul.

Sibillia

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

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Sihon

An evil demon, said to be king of the Amorites. Occasionally identified as Sihon.

Silcharde

A demon. Occasionally known as Silcharde.

silvestres

Elementals, spirits of the air, in some accounts. Called silvestres.

Sinbuck

A demon. Also known as Sinbuck.

Sisera

A demon of desire. Occasionally known as Sisera.

Sislau

A demon of poisons. Sometimes referred to as Sislau.

Sizajazel

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Sagittarius, the archer. Sometimes called Sizajazel.

smallback

A name for death. Also commonly identified as smallback.

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Socothbenoth

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

solarism

Over-reliance on sun-myths as an explanation of mythology. At times, referred to as solarism.

Solas

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Solday

A demon associated with the planet. Saturn and Saturday. Occasionally known as Solday, Shabbathai or Shabbathai.

Soleviel

A demon. Also known as Soleviel, Soleuiel, Soleuiel, Soleueil or Soleueil.

Solitary Youth

Son of the Vagrant Youth by a princess of Orkney. Occasionally called Solitary Youth, Macaomh an Vaignis, Macaomh an Vaignis, Mac(h)aomh an Uaignis or Mac(h)aomh an Uaignis.

somatomancy

Divination using parts of the human body. Also commonly called somatomancy.

Sondennath

An evil demon, depicted as a huntsman. On occassion, referred to as Sondennath, Sondenach or Sondenach.

Sonneillon

A demon of hate opposed to St Stephen. Also referred to as Sonneillon, Sonnillon or Sonnillon.

Sons of the Dark

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

soothsay

Foretell the future: a prediction. In some references, referred to as soothsay.

soothsayer

One who foretells future events. In some references, identified as soothsayer.

Sorath

A demon of the sun. On occassion, called Sorath.

sorcerer

One who performs magic or witchcraft. At times, referred to as sorcerer.

sorcery

Divination aided by evil spirits; Magic: witchcraft. At times, identified as sorcery.

sortes

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sortilege

Divination by drawing lots; Foretelling the future. Sometimes identified as sortilege, divination, divination, lot, mantology, `, bokusen, sortilegy or sortilegy.

sortition

The casting of lots by such means. As throwing dice, spinning pointers, etc. On occassion, called sortition.

Sosol

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal. Sign Scorpio. Occasionally called Sosol.

soul

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soul worship

The worship of ghosts. Occasionally referred to as soul worship.

spagyric

Pertaining to alchemy. Known as spagyric.

spatulomancy

Divination from burning shoulderblades. At times, known as spatulomancy.

spectre

A ghost. In some lore, occasionally identified as spectre, ghost, ghost, phantom, shade or revenant.

spell

An incantation used by witches, etc. to entrance. In some lore, occasionally known as spell.

sphinx

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sphondulomancy

Divination from spindles. Also referred to as sphondulomancy.

spirit

A ghost: a disembodied soul; the breath of life. In some references, referred to as spirit.

spirit world

The land of the dead. At times, known as spirit world.

spiritualism

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

spiritus mendaciorum

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

spodomancy

Divination from ashes. Called spodomancy, tephromancy or tephromancy.

spook

A ghost. Also known as spook.

sprite

A brownie, elf, gnome or goblin. Sometimes known as sprite.

stag

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Stone of Destiny

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stones

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stryge

A ghost or vampire. On occassion, referred to as stryge.

Succor Benoth

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succubus

A demon in the form of a female which attacks sleeping men and has intercourse with them. In some references, called succubus, succubi, succubi, succubos, succubos, plursuccubi or plursuccubi.

Suclagus

A fire-demon. Occasionally called Suclagus.

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Suphlatus

A dust-demon. Sometimes called Suphlatus.

Susabo

A demon associated with voyages. Referred to as Susabo.

swan-shift

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

sword

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Sybacco

A devil with horns and 3 eyes. In some lore, occasionally identified as Sybacco.

sylph

An elemental spirit of the air. In some accounts, they now live on Mars or Venus. At times, referred to as sylph.

sylphid

A little sylph: a wife or daughter of a sylph. Known as sylphid, sylphide or sylphide.

sympathetic magic

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

synochitis

A stone said to have the power to conjure up demons and compel them to answer questions. Also called synochitis.

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table-rapping

Knocking sounds said to impart. Communications from the spirit-world. Also commonly identified as table-rapping.

table-turning

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

taboo

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

Tabris

A demon of free will. Known as Tabris.

Tacritan

A demon of earth-magic. Identified as Tacritan.

Tagil

A moon-demon. Occasionally identified as Tagil.

Taipan

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Referred to as Taipan.

talisman

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talking heads

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Tamayori

One of the Eight Imperial Deities. Sometimes called Tamayori, Tama-yori or Tama-yori.

Tamiel

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

Tanlibik

A demon associated with fascination. Sometimes known as Tanlibik.

Taphthartharath

A demon of the planet Mercury. Sometimes called Taphthartharath.

Tar-baby

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

Tarab

A demon of extortion. Sometimes known as Tarab.

tarot cards

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

Tartach

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

Tascar

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

Taurus

The second symbol of the Zodiac, the bull. Occasionally known as Taurus, Arab Thaur or Arab Thaur.

Tautabaoth

A Gnostic angel with a bear's head. In some references, identified as Tautabaoth.

tempestor

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

tenebrio

A night spirit. Sometimes referred to as tenebrio.

tentatores

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

Terrashot

A fabulous animal. Known as Terrashot, Funeral Mountain, Funeral Mountain or terrashot.

tetragrammaton

A sacred four-letter word such as Jove, JHWH, Zeus, etc. Called tetragrammaton.

Thagrinus

A demon of confusion. Also known as Thagrinus.

Thalaba

In Eastern legends, the personification of fertility or the sun. On occassion, known as Thalaba.

Tharmas

A demon of the senses. One of the 4 zoa, in the works of William Blake. Also referred to as Tharmas.

thaumaturge

A miracle-worker. In some lore, occasionally identified as thaumaturge, thaumaturgus or thaumaturgus.

theomachist

One at war with the gods. Called theomachist.

theomachy

War of the gods. Sometimes called theomachy.

theomancy

Divination by oracles: divine inspiration. Known as theomancy.

theomorphic

Having the form of a god. Also referred to as theomorphic.

theomorphism

The state or condition of having. The form of a god. Also identified as theomorphism.

Theow

A monster in the form of a wolf with cloven feet. On occassion, referred to as Theow.

theriomorphism

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

theurgist

A miracle-worker. Identified as theurgist.

theurgy

Divine intervention: miracle-working. In some references, identified as theurgy, theurgia or theurgia.

Theutus

A demon of gambling. In some accounts, identified 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. Occasionally identified as Tingra.

Tiriel

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toad

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Tocobatto

A demon of the dance. Also commonly known as Tocobatto.

Toglas

A demon of treasure. Sometimes referred to as Toglas.

tortoise

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Torvatus

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

Totec

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

totem

A revered animal or object; A symbol of a tribe, etc. Sometimes 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. Occasionally known as tragelaph, hircocervus or hircocervus.

tragopan

A monster in the form of an eagle. With horns. Sometimes 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. Sometimes called trigon.

Triple Goddess

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tripudium

Divination from observation of the hopping of feeding birds or of the bits of food they drop. On occassion, identified as tripudium.

trogodice

A monster reindeer with forward-curving horns. Also identified as trogodice.

Tual

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Taurus, the bull. In some references, referred to as Tual.

Tukiphat

A demon. Occasionally known as Tukiphat.

Turel

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

tut

A phantom (Lincs). Occasionally referred to as tut.

tutelary

A guardian in the form of a god, saint or spirit. At times, identified as tutelary, tutelar or tutelar.

Tutivillus

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twins

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tyger

A monster, part lion, part wolf. Also commonly identified as tyger.

Tzakmaqiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal. Sign, Aquarius. Occasionally called Tzakmaqiel, Gambiel or Gambiel.

ubiquity

The supposed power to be present. At different places at the same. Time. In some references, identified as ubiquity.

Ukobach

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

Ultima Thule

The supposed end of the world. On occassion, identified as Ultima Thule, Thule, Thule, Thoule, Thyle or Ultima.

ultores scelorum

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

umbra

A ghost. Occasionally called 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. In some accounts, identified as universal magic.

Unumbote

A creator-god in Togo. In some references, known as Unumbote, Unumbotta, Unumbotta, African, African, Neith or Tehenut.

Uphir

A demon said to act as physician to devils. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Uphir, Ufir or Ufir.

Urakabarameel

A demon. Sometimes identified as Urakabarameel.

urchin-show

A manifestation of goblins, etc. Identified as urchin-show.

Urian

A devil, ruler of witches. Occasionally identified as Urian, Urien, Urien, Uriam, Urian, Urience, Uriens or Uryens.

Uricus

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

Uriel

A demon. Also known as Uriel, Nariel or Nariel.

Urizen

A demon associated with reason: one of the 4 zoa, in the works of William Blake. In some lore, occasionally called Urizen.

Urthong

A demon associated with imagination: one of the 4 zoa in the works of William Blake. Sometimes known as Urthong.

Usiel

A demon associated with buried treasure. On occassion, referred to as Usiel.

Uthechair

Father of Celtchair. Occasionally referred to as Uthechair, Uitheachar, Uitheachar, Uthecar or Uthecar.

Vabam

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Vabam.

Vacabiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Pisces, the fish. In some lore, occasionally called Vacabiel, Barchiel, Barchiel, Bachiel, Baciel, Bac(h)iel, Bauchiel or Bauchiel.

Vachmiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Sometimes called Vachmiel.

Vadriel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some references, referred to as Vadriel.

vagina dentata

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Valac

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Valanu

A good demon, said to teach the arts of magic. Occasionally known as Valanu.

vampire

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vampirism

The state or condition of being a blood-sucking monster: belief in bloood-sucking monsters. On occassion, called vampirism.

vaporise

To turn oneself into vapour. This is said to be one of the powers of a witch. On occassion, referred to as vaporise.

Vapula

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is said to impart knowledge of science and philosophy and appears as a winged lion. Also commonly identified as Vapula.

Vasa Iniquitatis

The third order of demons, spirits of iniquity, ruled by Belial. In some lore, occasionally identified as 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. On occassion, identified as Vassago.

Veguaniel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some references, identified as Veguaniel.

Veltis

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. This demon was reputedly exorcised by St Margaret. Occasionally identified as Veltis.

Vepar

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Veratiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Sometimes identified as Veratiel.

Verchiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign, Leo the lion. Sometimes referred to as Verchiel, Seratiel or Seratiel.

Verdelet

A demon acting as master of ceremonies in hell who carried. Witches to Sabbat. Also identified as Verdelet.

verjuice

A potion used by witches. This concoction is said to turn human beings into animals. Also commonly known as verjuice.

vermiculate

A witch's amulet. Referred to as vermiculate.

Veronica

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Verrier

A demon of disobedience. Called Verrier.

Verrine

A demon of impatience. On occassion, identified as Verrine.

versipelle

A werewolf. Occasionally referred to as versipelle, werewolf, werewolf, Chin-Grelin, Galipande, Gallou, Garelant, Gerulf, leperou, Neure, Neures, wairon, wehr wolf, werwolf, werwulff, Leperou, Liberou, loublin, weht wolf or Haiti legerau.

versipellous

Pertaining to lycanthropy. At times, called versipellous.

Vetis

A demon sent to corrupt the holy. At times, called 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. Also commonly identified as Virgo, Virgin, Virgin, Arab Sumbula or Arab Sumbula.

visitant

A supernatural visitor: a spirit. Also referred to as visitant.

visitation

A divine dispensation: a visit from a god: the appearance of a ghost. In some accounts, identified as visitation.

Vodyanoi

Water spirits. Also known as Vodyanoi, Vodyanik, Vodyanik, Rusalka, plurVodyanoi, Finnish Cacce-haldde or Lapp Kul.

Voil

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Virgo, the virgin. In some references, known as Voil.

Vual

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Vulcans

Elementals, fire spirits in some accounts. Occasionally called Vulcans.

vulture

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Wall

A demon, a duke in hell. Occasionally identified 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 known as Walpurgis Night.

Wand of Jacob

A rod which was said to have the power to conjure up or repel demons. On occassion, identified as Wand of Jacob.

warlock

A magician: a demon. Also commonly known as warlock, femalewitch or femalewitch.

Wasboga

A demon. In some lore, occasionally called Wasboga.

water-bull

An amphibious monster in the form of a bull. Also known as water-bull, Scottish tarbh uisge or Scottish tarbh uisge.

waterman

Mythical being living in water. Also commonly 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. In some lore, occasionally identified as whirlpool.

whistler

A mythical bird whose whistle was fatal to all who heard it. In some lore, occasionally known as whistler.

white magic

Wonder-working without the aid of evil spirits, with beneficial intent; A form of witchcraft. Also commonly called white magic.

white witch

A witch practising white magic. Occasionally called white witch, Orwen, Orwen or White Witch.

wicca

An old name for a male witch. Occasionally called wicca.

Wicca

A cult practising witchcraft. Sometimes known as Wicca.

Wiccan

A member of the Wicca cult. In some lore, occasionally called Wiccan.

Wild Herdsman

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witch

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witch-finder

One who smells out witches. Also commonly called witch-finder.

witch mark

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witchcraft

The art of the witch: the exercise of supernatural powers: sorcery; Wizardry. Occasionally identified as witchcraft, faticaria, faticaria, black magic, black magic, necromancy, goetia, goety, the black art, the black art, witchery or witchery.

witchknot

A knot in the hair of horses, etc. Resulting from witchcraft. Sometimes referred to 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. Sometimes referred to as wivern, wyvern or wyvern.

wizard

One skilled in magic. In some accounts, known as wizard, cunning man or cunning man.

wodehouse

A monster in the form of a man. Covered with green hair. On occassion, identified as wodehouse.

wolf

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Wolunkwa

A name for the Rainbow Snake. In some lore, occasionally identified as Wolunkwa.

Wonambi

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Occasionally referred to as Wonambi, Worombi or Worombi.

wood-spirit

A spirit living in the forest. At times, called wood-spirit.

woodhouse

A satyr or faun: a minor woodland. God: a god of shepherds. Also known as woodhouse, ooser, ooser, woodwose, woodwose, wooser, wooser, (w)ooser or (w)ooser.

worm

An old name for a dragon or serpent. Called worm, dragon, dragon, drake, Celestial Stag or also Celestial Stag.

wraith

An apparition: the spirit of one dead or alive. In some references, 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. In some references, called xenogenesis.

xenoglossia

Knowledge of languages never learned. This phenomenon is said to be observed in some cases of possession. In some references, called xenoglossia, glossolalia, glossolalia, xenoglossy or xenoglossy.

Xezbeth

A demon of falsehood. Identified as Xezbeth, Al Kassab, Al Kassab, Shezbeth, Shezbeth, Arab Al-kazzab or Arab Al-kazzab.

Xoblah

A demon. Occasionally called Xoblah.

xylomancy

Divination using wooden rods or twigs. Also commonly referred to as xylomancy, rhabdomancy, rhabdomancy or dowsing.

Yah-li-Yah

A good demon associated with virgins. Known as Yah-li-Yah.

yali

A mythical lion-like beast. Also called yali, yale, yale, African eale or Welsh bagwyn.

Yero

A name for the Rainbow Snake. At times, identified as Yero, Yaro, Yaro or Yero.

Ypotrill

A monster, said to be part camel, part. Goat. Called Ypotrill.

Yshiel

A demon. On occassion, referred to as Yshiel.

Zaazuash

A demon. Sometimes called Zaazuash.

Zaebos

A demon of hell. He is depicted as a crocodile with a man's head. Also commonly identified as Zaebos.

Zagan

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Zahun

A demon associated with scandal. At times, called Zahun.

Zalburis

A demon associated with healing. Occasionally known as Zalburis.

Zaleos

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is depicted as a soldier riding a crocodile. On occassion, called Zaleos, Saleos or Saleos.

Zaren

An avenging demon. Also commonly known as Zaren.

Zarobi

A demon associated with precipices. In some accounts, referred to as Zarobi.

Zavebe

A demon. In some references, identified as Zavebe.

Zazel

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Zedex

A demon associated with the planet. Jupiter and Thursday. In some references, called Zedex, Tzedec, Tzedec, Tzedek or Tzedek.

Zeffar

A demon associated with irrevocable. Choices. Also referred to as Zeffar.

Zeirna

A demon associated with infirmity. Occasionally referred to as Zeirna.

Zelah

A demon. In some accounts, known as Zelah.

Zemen

A demon associated with the sun and Sunday. At times, called Zemen, Shemesh, Shemesh or Samas.

Zepar

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Zeveac

A demon associated with the moon and Monday. At times, known as Zeveac, Lebanah or Lebanah.

Zinimar

One of the cardinal demons (north). In some references, called Zinimar.

Zizuph

A demon associated with mysteries. On occassion, referred to as Zizuph.

Zodiac

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Zoe

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zoomancy

Divination from watching animals. At times, referred to as zoomancy.

zoomorph

An image of a god in the form of an animal. Also called zoomorph.

zoomorphism

Representing god in animal form. Sometimes known as zoomorphism, zoomorphy or zoomorphy.

zootheism

The attribution to animals of divine qualities. Referred to as zootheism.

Zophas

A demon associated with pentacles. Also called Zophas.

Zorasabel

A demon of the east. In some accounts, identified as Zorasabel.

Zuphlas

A demon associated with forests. Sometimes known as Zuphlas.

Zuriel

A demon ruling the Zodiacal sign. Libra, the scales. In some accounts, called Zuriel, Chadakiel or Chadakiel.
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