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

Abaddon

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

Abasdarhon

A demon. On occassion, identified as Abasdarhon.

Abdiel

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

Abduxuel

A moon demon. Also known as Abduxuel.

Abigor

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Abraxas

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Abraxas stones

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

Abrinael

A moon demon. Known as Abrinael.

Abrulges

A demon. Occasionally identified as Abrulges.

Aceroba

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Aceroba.

Acharon

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

Achlahayr

A demon. Occasionally called Achlahayr.

acrostic

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Acteror

A demon. In some references, called Acteror.

ada

A magic word uttered to avert bad luck. In some accounts, identified as ada.

Adam's Jewel

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

Adam's Peak

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adderstone

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Adjuchas

A rock demon. Occasionally referred to as Adjuchas.

Adnachiel

The ruling spirit of the constellation. Sagittarius. Called Adnachiel, Advachiel, Advachiel, Saritiel or Saritiel.

Adonides

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

Adrameleck

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

Adriel

A moon demon. Referred to as Adriel.

Adversary, The

A name for the Devil, Satan. On occassion, referred to as Adversary, The.

Aeglun

A demon of lightning. In some accounts, known as Aeglun.

aeon

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Aeon

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aeriae potestates

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

Aerials

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

aerolite

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

aeromancy

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

Aethnicus

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

Aetneans

Elementals, fire spirits, in some accounts. Occasionally called Aetneans.

Afgod

A false god; an effigy. In some lore, occasionally called Afgod.

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Agacella

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

Agaliarept

A demon of hell. Known as Agaliarept.

Agares

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agaric

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agate

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Agathion

A demon or witch's familiar that may live in metal rings or in bottles. On occassion, referred to 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 referred to as Agimon.

Agla

A magic word used to drive the Devil away. Also commonly called Agla.

Aglaophotis

A demon. Sometimes called Aglaophotis.

Aglas

A demon. At times, referred to as Aglas.

Agor

A demon. Occasionally called Agor.

Agra

A demon. At times, identified as Agra.

Agrippa

A book of spells. Also commonly identified as Agrippa.

Agu'gux

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

Ahura Mazda

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Aiel

An angel, ruler of the sign Aries. Occasionally referred to as Aiel.

ailuranthropy

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

Aiwass

A spirit said to have dictated a book of magic. Occasionally known as Aiwass.

Akercock

A demon attendant on Belphegor. In some accounts, known as Akercock.

Akibeel

One of the 7 Ischin who taught man the meaning of signs. Also commonly identified as Akibeel.

Alastor

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Alberich

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albino

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

alchemy

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

Alchochoder

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

alder

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Aldhelm

Author of Book of Monsters. In some references, known as Aldhelm.

Aldinach

A demon causing storms and earthquakes. At times, known as Aldinach.

alectryomancy

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

Aleph-tau

Eternity: beginning and end; author of the universe. Called Aleph-tau.

aleuromancy

Divination from burning flour or from messages concealed in balls of dough. Also called aleuromancy.

Alfild

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

Algol

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Alhoniel

A moon demon. Also known as Alhoniel.

Alimiel

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

alkahest

A mythical universal solvent. In some accounts, identified as alkahest.

All-father

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alligator

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Allocer

A demon, a duke of hell. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. On occassion, called Allocer, Alloen, Alloen, Alloien, Alloien, Alocer, Alocer, Allo(i)en or Allo(i)en.

allotheism

The worship of strange gods. At times, known as allotheism.

Alma

Soul personified. In some lore, occasionally identified as Alma.

almond

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alomancy

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

Alouqua

A female demon or succubus. In some references, called Alouqua.

Alphariza

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. In some accounts, referred to as Alphariza.

Alphin

A dove spirit. In some accounts, known as Alphin.

Alphyn

A monster with knotted tail. At times, called Alphyn.

Alquife

A famous enchanter. Also commonly called Alquife.

Alraun

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

Alrinach

A demon causing shipwrecks, sometimes seen in the form of an old woman. Occasionally known as Alrinach.

alrune

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alter ego

Second self; spirit double. Occasionally known 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. In some references, identified as Amaimon, Amaymon, Amaymon, Amoymon, Amoymon, Maimon, Maimon, Maymon, Maymon or Mammon.

Amasarac

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Amasarac.

Amazarak

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

amber

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Ambriel

A demon, ruler of the sign of Gemini. In some lore, occasionally known as Ambriel.

Ambuscias

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

Amenadial

A demon of the West. Also commonly called Amenadial, Ament, Ament or Mut.

Amers

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

amethyst

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Aminadab

A name for Satan. On occassion, called Aminadab.

ammonite

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Amnedial

A moon demon. Also known as Amnedial.

amniomancy

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

Amnixiel

A moon demon. Also commonly referred to as Amnixiel.

Amon

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amphisbaena

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

amulet

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Amutiel

A moon demon. Sometimes referred to as Amutiel.

Amy

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amygdalus

The almond tree. This tree was held to be sacred by the Phrygians. In some references, identified as amygdalus.

anachithidus

A stone said to have the power to conjure up demons and ghosts. In some references, called anachithidus.

anachitis

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

Anael

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

Anak

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Anane

A demon. In some accounts, called Anane.

Ananizapta

A magical phrase used to repel demons. Sometimes identified as Ananizapta, Ananyzapta or Ananyzapta.

Anarazel

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

ancestor worship

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Ancient One

A title for God. Sometimes called 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. Also commonly identified as androsphinx.

anemone

The flower of Adonis. Identified as anemone.

angelica

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Angels of the Elements

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Angels of the Twelve Signs

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Anguipede

A name for Abraxas as 'snake-footed'. Sometimes called Anguipede.

Aniel

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

animalism

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

animals

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animism

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

Ansitif

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

ant-lion

A beast like a lion with the rear part. Like a huge ant. This beast, it was said, could eat neither flesh nor plants. In some lore, occasionally called ant-lion.

anthropomancy

Divination using human entrails. Occasionally identified as anthropomancy.

Antichrist

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

Antichthon

A supposed world beyond the sun. Occasionally referred to as Antichthon.

Antilia

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

antiphates

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ape

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apophatic

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

apotropaism

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apparition

A spirit appearance of a ghost: a supernatural vision. Called apparition.

Apples of Stakhar

Mythical apples, sweet on one side, bitter on the other. Sometimes called Apples of Stakhar.

Aprilists

Worshippers of the Bull. On occassion, known as Aprilists.

Apus

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aquarelle

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Aquarius

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

Aquiel

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

Arariel

A guardian spirit of the waters. Referred to as Arariel.

Aration

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Arcan

A demon king. On occassion, called Arcan.

arch-magic

Powerful magic such as that required to restore the dead to life. In some lore, occasionally identified as arch-magic.

Archaeus

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

archer god

A god armed with bow and arrows, such as the Greek Eros or the Roman Cupid. Sometimes referred to 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. At times, identified as archimage.

Ardesial

A moon demon. In some references, called Ardesial.

Argasill

A monster in the form of an antelope. Called Argasill.

Ariel

A spirit of the air: a water spirit. Occasionally called Ariel.

Aries

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Arizial

A demon. At times, identified as Arizial.

Armadiel

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

Armeis

A demon. Also referred to as Armeis.

Armilus

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

armomancy

Divination from the shoulders of beasts. In some references, called armomancy.

Armon

An astral spirit of fruitfulness. On occassion, called Armon.

arrow

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Arthuriad

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

Asaradel

An angel, one of the 7 Ischin who taught men the motions of the moon. At times, identified as Asaradel.

Ascaroth

A demon of informers and spies. Also known as Ascaroth.

Aseliel

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

Aseroth

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

ash

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Ashmodel

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

Ashtaroth

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Asiel

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

Asima

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

Asinari

Ass worshippers. Occasionally known as Asinari.

Asinor

Ruler of one of the 7. Supposed firmaments. Also referred to as Asinor.

Asmodel

An astral spirit of the constellation Taurus. Sometimes referred to as Asmodel.

Asmodeus

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aspidomancy

A form of divination calling up demons. In some references, known as aspidomancy.

Aspirates

Minor deities. Also commonly referred to as Aspirates.

Astabhuja-Kurnkulla

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

Astasian demons

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

astragalomancy

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

astral body

The spirit body, opposite of the physical body. In some lore, occasionally referred to as astral body.

astral spirits

The spirits of the stars. At times, referred to as astral spirits.

astral world

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astrology

Divination from the planets or the Zodiac. In some accounts, called astrology.

astromancy

Divination from the stars. Sometimes identified as astromancy.

Asyriel

A demon. Occasionally known as Asyriel.

Ataliel

A moon demon. Sometimes called Ataliel.

Athanaton

A leader of the demons of the East. In some references, known as Athanaton.

Attaconi

A race of people said to live beyond. The Himalayas. Also commonly called Attaconi.

auf

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augury

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

Aunt Nancy

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

aura

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Ausiul

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

Author

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

automatic writing

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Awanaisa

Son of Eblis. Occasionally called Awanaisa, Gro Mama, Gro Mama, Aida, Mama fo Dou, Mama fo Gro, Waisa, Asase or African Asa'ase.

axe

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

Axe Age

One of the 4 ages referred to in the Eddas. On occassion, called Axe Age.

axinomancy

Divination from the motions of agate on a hot axe. In some accounts, 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). On occassion, called axle tree, Backbone of Osiris or Backbone of Osiris.

Ayil

A demon of Sagittarius. On occassion, known as Ayil.

Az

A Manichaean female demon. In some references, referred to as Az.

Azaradel

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

Azariel

A moon demon. On occassion, identified as Azariel.

Azeruel

A moon demon. On occassion, known as Azeruel.

Azeuph

A demon. Also commonly identified as Azeuph.

Azibeel

A demon. Called Azibeel.

Aziel

A moon demon. Sometimes known as Aziel.

Baabal

A demon. On occassion, identified as Baabal.

Baal

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Baal-Berith

A demon of blasphemy, secretary in hell. Also commonly 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. Occasionally identified as Baalism.

Baalite

A worshipper of Baal. Also called Baalite.

Babel

An angel of the second heaven, controlling the South and Wednesday. In some references, identified as Babel.

baccharis

A herb used in magic rites. In some accounts, known as baccharis.

Bachanael

An angel of the first heaven, controlling the west and Monday. Occasionally known as Bachanael.

bacularia

A witch who rides on a broomstick. Also called bacularia.

Badiol

A demon. Referred to as Badiol.

Baglis

A demon of measures. Sometimes 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 referred to as Balay.

Balidet

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

Balkin

An evil spirit serving the demon Luridan. At times, known as Balkin.

Balkis

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Ballisaugon

An evil demon, patron of thieves. Also known as Ballisaugon.

Balor

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Baltazo

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

Baphomet

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

Baragulla

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

Baratron

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

Barbarot

An angel of the second heaven, controlling the East and Wednesday. Occasionally called 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. Called Barbatos.

Barbazel

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

Barbiel

A demon of the sign Scorpio, the scorpion. Also known as Barbiel, Sartziel or Sartziel.

Barbil

A demon. Sometimes called 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 called Barcus.

Bargas

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Bargas.

Barginiel

A demon of the hours of the day. Sometimes referred to as Barginiel.

Bariel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some lore, occasionally identified as Bariel.

Barkayal

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

barker

A person who has been possessed by a dog-spirit. On occassion, called barker.

Barku

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

Barley King

A vegetation deity. This deity is ritually castrated and killed at the end of the harvest. In some references, identified as Barley King.

Barma

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

Barman

An evil demon said to take possession of humans. Occasionally called Barman.

Barmiel

A demon of surrender in war. Sometimes known as Barmiel.

Baron

A demon. In some references, known as Baron.

baru

A magician: an occultist. Sometimes identified as baru.

Baruchas

A demon who passes on secret knowledge. Also commonly identified as Baruchas.

Bathala

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

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Batraal

A demon. Also known as Batraal.

Beaemot

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

Bealphares

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

Bearded Demon, The

A demon said to know the secret of the transmutation of metals. In some lore, occasionally called Bearded Demon, The.

Beatitude

A name of one of the Aeons. On occassion, called Beatitude.

Bechard

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

bee

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Beelzebub

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beetle

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befana

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Belah

A demon. In some accounts, referred to 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. At times, known as Beleth, Bileth, Bileth, Byleth, Byleth, Bileth, Bileth or Bilet.

Belial

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Belias

A demon prince. In some accounts, known as Belias.

belinomancy

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Belphegor

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Beng

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

Bensozia

A mediaeval she-devil. In some lore, occasionally called Bensozia, Benzozia or Benzozia.

Berbis

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Berbis.

Bergthora

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Berith

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Berkaial

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

bestiary

A mediaeval book of animals both real and mythical. In some accounts, referred to as bestiary.

Bethage

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

Bethor

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the planet Jupiter. Sometimes referred to as Bethor.

Bethseda

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

Bethuel

A moon demon. Also called Bethuel.

bezoar

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bibliomancy

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

Bifrons

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Bileth

A demon. A minister of Arcan, some say. On occassion, called Bileth, Beleth, Beleth, Bileth, Byleth or Bileth.

bilocation

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

Bird of Paradise

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Bird of the Gods

A name for the hummingbird. In some accounts, called Bird of the Gods, hummingbird, hummingbird or Revival Bird.

birds

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Black Dog

A goblin hound. Sometimes called Black Dog.

black magic

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Black Mass

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

Blood-bag shooting

A ceremony involving the ritual. Shooting of a deity. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Blood-bag shooting.

Bloody-bones

A hobgoblin. Sometimes identified as Bloody-bones.

Bne Seraphim

A demon of the planet Venus. Also commonly referred to as Bne Seraphim, Mne Seraphim or Mne Seraphim.

boanthropy

The supposed ability to turn oneself. Into a cow or a bull. On occassion, referred to as boanthropy.

boar

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Boel

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

bogey

A goblin. Sometimes called bogey, bogle, bogle, bogy or bogy.

boggard

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

Bonoham

A demon. Occasionally called Bonoham.

Book of Monsters

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

Book of Spirits

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

Borachiel

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

Boralim

A demon of the south. Also called Boralim.

Boras

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Boras.

Boreyne

A monster, part lion, part eagle. In some references, referred to as Boreyne.

botanomancy

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Botis

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Botrager

A monster, a lion with a helmet. Sometimes referred to as Botrager.

bottle-imp

An imp contained in a bottle. Also 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. Known as Breath of Love, Magic Breath or Magic Breath.

Broth of the Sabbat

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Bruxae

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Bucaphi

A demon of witches. Also commonly called Bucaphi.

bucentaur

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

Bucon

A demon of hatred. Occasionally called Bucon.

Budarjim

A demon. Occasionally identified as Budarjim.

Buddhist cross

The swastika. In some accounts, referred to as Buddhist cross.

Buder

A demon. Sometimes called Buder.

Buer

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Bufar

A demon. At times, identified as Bufar.

bug

A bogey: a goblin. Also called bug, Bog, Bog, Bug or Bug.

bugaboo

A bogey. On occassion, identified as bugaboo.

bugbear

A bogey or boggart that eats children. A goblin bear. In some references, identified as bugbear.

bull

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bull marine

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

bullbeggar

A hobgoblin. In some lore, occasionally referred to as bullbeggar.

Bune

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Buniels

A demon. On occassion, called Buniels.

Buriel

A demon. Also commonly identified as Buriel.

Butator

A demon, expert in calculation. On occassion, called Butator.

butterfly

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Bydiel

A demon of secrets. Occasionally referred to as Bydiel, Bidiel or Bidiel.

Caacrinolaas

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Cabariel

A demon. Occasionally called Cabariel.

Cabiel

A moon demon. Referred to as Cabiel.

cacodaemon

An evil spirit. On occassion, known as cacodaemon, cacodemon or cacodemon.

Cael

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

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Cahor

A demon of deception. In some accounts, 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. In some references, called caladrius.

Calygreyhound

A monster in the form of a horned. Cat. Also identified as Calygreyhound.

Camaysar

A demon. In some references, identified as Camaysar.

cambion

A child born of a liaison between an incubus or a succubus and a human. In some lore, occasionally identified as cambion, campion or campion.

camelopardel

A monster giraffe with horns. In some references, called camelopardel.

Camuel

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

Cancer

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capnomancy

Divination from (patterns in) smoke. Occasionally referred to as capnomancy.

Capricorn

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Captiel

An astral spirit. Also identified as Captiel.

captromancy

Divination using mirrors. Also 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. Identified as Caretyne.

carnelian

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Carnesiel

A demon of the East. In some lore, occasionally known as Carnesiel.

Carnivenn

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

Carreau

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

cartomancy

Divination from playing cards. At times, known as cartomancy.

Caspiel

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

casting lots

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

Casujoiah

An angel, ruler of the sign Capricorn. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Casujoiah.

cat

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cat's eye

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

catoptromancy

Divination by mirrors. Also called catoptromancy.

Catwampus

A mythical animal. Occasionally identified as Catwampus.

Cauld-lad

A spirit that moves household. Items such as furniture, during the night. Occasionally referred to as Cauld-lad.

Causub

A demon of snake charming. In some accounts, 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. Also commonly identified as Caym.

CC

Light deities, celestial twins. In some references, called CC.

celestial

One living in heaven. In some references, identified as celestial.

Celestial Buddhas

Dhyanibuddhas Also commonly identified as Celestial Buddhas.

Celestial City

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

Celestial Stag

In China and Japan, the sun, regarded as a dragon. In some references, called Celestial Stag, dragon, dragon, drake, worm or also Celestial Stag.

Celestial Twins

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centauro-triton

A triton with the forelegs and hoofs of a horse as well as the usual human. Body and fish's tail. Sometimes known 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. Identified as Cephalonia, Lost Island, The, Lost Island, The, The Lost Island or The Lost Island.

ceraunoscopy

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

ceromancy

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

Cethor

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

Chadakiel

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

Chamo

A demon said to take possession of humans. In some references, called Chamo.

Chamos

A demon of flattery. In black magic he was Chamberlain of the Royal Household. Also commonly called Chamos.

chaomancy

Divination by aerial apparitions. Sometimes referred to as chaomancy.

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chariot

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chataka

A mystic bird that drinks. Only rainwater. Occasionally known as chataka.

Chatloup

A monster, part wolf, cat and goat. Called Chatloup.

cheirognomy

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

Cheleb

A devil who works evil in the day. Sometimes called Cheleb, Deber or Deber.

Chemor

A demon. In some accounts, identified as Chemor.

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Chevasche

A sorceress said to suck babies' blood. In some accounts, known as Chevasche.

Chi-Rho

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

Chomiel

A demon serving Demoriel. Also called Chomiel.

chrisoletus

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

chrysolite

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

cieromancy

Divination by drawing lots. Known as cieromancy.

Cimeries

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

Circle of the Sun

A megalith consisting of 5 stones with a central altar. In some accounts, identified as Circle of the Sun.

City of Lanterns

A realm said to exist beyond the zodiac. Also referred to as City of Lanterns.

clairaudience

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

clairvoyance

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

Clavicles of Solomon

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

cledonomancy

Divination from the involuntary. Actions and utterances of humans. Also called cledonomancy.

cleromancy

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

Cocao

A demon associated with the planet. Mercury and Wednesday. On occassion, identified as Cocao, Cochab, Cochab, Cochabiel or Cochabiel.

cock

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cockatrice

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Cocqcigrues

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

Colopation

A demon said to throw open prisons. Occasionally known as Colopation.

colours

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colt-pixy

A mischievous fairy. In some accounts, identified as colt-pixy.

comparative mythology

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

conjuration

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

Constantius

One of the Seven Sleepers. Also referred to as Constantius.

control

A spirit alleged to direct a medium. During a seance. In some references, referred to as control.

Coph

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

coral

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corna

A magic word used to avert evil. In some references, identified as corna.

cornucopia

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Corson

One of the cardinal demons (south). In some accounts, referred to as Corson.

coscinomancy

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Cosmic Egg

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Cottys

Cottus Sometimes identified as Cottys, Cottus, Cottus or Kottos.

Cozbi

A demon taking possession of humans. In some references, known as Cozbi.

creation

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Cresil

A demon of slovenliness. Referred to as Cresil.

criminatores

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

crithomancy

Divination using meal strewn over victims for sacrifice. At times, 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. Referred to as Cruithneachan.

cryptaesthesia

Paranormal perception: clairvoyance. Also known as cryptaesthesia.

crystallomancy

Divination with transparent bodies such as crystals. In some references, identified 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. Sometimes identified as Cu Chorb.

cubomancy

Divination using dice. On occassion, called cubomancy.

Cuniali

A demon. Also commonly identified as Cuniali.

cunning man

A wizard. Occasionally referred to as cunning man, wizard or wizard.

cunning woman

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

curis

The axis of the earth. A phallus. A rod, spear, etc. used for stirring. At creation. In some references, identified as curis.

Curson

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Cusion

A demon. Also commonly known as Cusion.

cynanthropy

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

cynocephali

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

Dabriol

An angel associated with the south and Monday. Also commonly known as Dabriol.

dactylomancy

Divination using finger rings. Referred to as dactylomancy.

daemon

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

Dagan

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Dagare

A deity invoked in white magic. At times, known as Dagare.

Dagda

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

Dagon

A demon said to take possession of humans. Sometimes known as Dagon, Dagan, Dagan, Deogan, On, Doghan, Dagan, Dagan, Odacon, Onnes, Daguna, Oannes, Dagan, Dagan, Siton, Baal-Dagon, 'corn-lord', Dagan or Dagan.

daimonia

Pagan idols or evil beasts. At times, known as daimonia.

Damael

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

dancing water

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

Danel

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

Dantalian

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Dapnael

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

Dardariel

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

Darquiel

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

Davy Jones

A seaman's term for the devil or sea spirit. Occasionally called Davy Jones.

Davy Jones' locker

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

De Animalibus

A book of mythical animals written by Isidore, a Spanish bishop. Sometimes referred to as De Animalibus.

De Orbe Novo

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

Deamial

An angel associated with the east and Monday. Also called Deamial.

Deber

In some accounts, a devil who works. Evil at night. Also identified as Deber, Cheleb or Cheleb.

Decarabia

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deer

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Deliel

A demon. Identified as Deliel.

dema-deities

Demi-gods worshipped in early. Planter communities. Occasionally called dema-deities.

Demiurge

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

Demogorgon

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demon

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Demon's Head

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

demoness

A female evil spirit or devil. At times, called demoness.

demoniac

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

demoniacism

Possession by a devil. In some references, known as demoniacism.

demonianism

The belief that humans can be possessed by devils. Occasionally identified as demonianism.

demoniast

One who believes in or deals with demons. Occasionally identified as demoniast, demonist, demonist or demonolater.

demonifuge

A spell or charm said to ward off demons. Referred to as demonifuge, stones, stones or sacred stones.

demonise

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

demonism

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

demonist

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

demonocracy

Rule by devils: the power of devils. Also commonly referred to as demonocracy.

demonography

Writing about demons. Also called demonography.

demonolater

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

demonologist

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

demonology

The study of devils, etc. Occasionally known as demonology.

demonomagy

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

demonomancy

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demonomania

A state in which one feels possessed. By devils. On occassion, called demonomania.

demonopath

One who suffers from the belief that his actions are controlled. By demons. Called demonopath.

demonopathy

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

demonry

Influence by demons. Also referred to as demonry.

Demoriel

A demon, emperor of the north. In some accounts, known as Demoriel.

Deumus

A demon. This being is depicted as a man with four horns and the legs of a cockerel. In some lore, occasionally identified as Deumus, Dumo or Dumo.

deuteroscopy

Divination: second sight. On occassion, called deuteroscopy.

Devel

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

devil

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Devil of Silver

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Devil on Two Sticks

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devus

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

dharani

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diablerie

Sorcery: the black art. At times, called diablerie, diablery or diablery.

diabolos

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

diakka

A group of unclean spirits. In some accounts, identified as diakka.

Dimoriél

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

Din

A demon. Sometimes known as Din.

Dingbell

A female version of the gremlin. On occassion, referred to as Dingbell, Fifinella or Fifinella.

Dionysius

One of the Seven Sleepers. Sometimes 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. At times, called Dirachiel.

Diriel

A demon, a duke serving Demoriél. In some references, referred to as Diriel.

divination

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divine

Foretell future events: locate hidden. Things using supernatural powers. Sometimes referred to as divine.

diviner

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

divining rod

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

dobbie

A brownie: a house elf. In some lore, occasionally called dobbie, dobby, dobby, dobie or dobie.

dog

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dog of the shaman

A name for the jaguar. Occasionally 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. Also commonly known as Domdaniel.

Dorothiel

A demon. Sometimes identified as Dorothiel.

dragon

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Dragon of Rhodes

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Dragonel

The English version of Draghignazzo. Referred to as Dragonel, Draghignazzo or Draghignazzo.

dragoness

A female dragon. On occassion, identified as dragoness.

dragonet

A small dragon. In some references, identified as dragonet.

dragonise

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

drake

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

Druid's Circle

A ring of standing stones such as Stonehenge. Sometimes identified as Druid's Circle.

Druid's Egg

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druidry

Paganism. Referred to as druidry.

Duke of the South Border

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dukkeripen

Fortune-telling. Also identified as dukkeripen.

eagle

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eagle stones

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

Eanna Cinsealach

A king of Leinster. Father of Eochu. In some references, called Eanna Cinsealach.

Earthly Paradise

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earthquake

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ebony

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

Echdae

Husband of Aine, in some accounts. Occasionally known 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. Referred to as ectenic force.

ectoplasm

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

Ee-A-O

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

Egibiel

A moon-demon. Also commonly identified as Egibiel.

Egyn

One of the cardinal demons (north). At times, identified as Egyn, Egim, Egim, Egin or Egin.

eidolon

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

Eirenus

A demon associated with the destruction of idols. On occassion, called Eirenus, Eirneus or Eirneus.

Eirnilus

A demon associated with fruit. In some accounts, referred to as Eirnilus.

Eistibus

A demon of divination. Referred to as Eistibus.

elaeomancy

Divination from the reflections in the surface of oil. In some references, referred to as elaeomancy.

elecampane

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

elemental

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elementalism

The doctrine that divinities are elemental powers: the worship of elemental spirits. In some lore, occasionally called elementalism.

elementaries

Disembodied spirits, often malevolent. At times, identified as elementaries.

elements

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elephant

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elf-dance

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elf-locks

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elf-shot

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Elferon

Son of Elfideos. Brother of Oberon. In some references, called Elferon.

Eliot

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Eliphamasai

A demon. Occasionally 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. In some references, known 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. Occasionally referred to as Eloai.

Elomnia

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

emerald

A precious stone said to guard against evil spirits. On occassion, referred to as emerald.

Emerald Tablet

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Emoniel

A demon. In some lore, occasionally called Emoniel.

empusa

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empyromancy

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

Enediel

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

enfield

A monster, part wolf, part fox, part greyhound. In some lore, occasionally known as enfield.

Ennoia

Consorts of Gnostic gods. In some references, referred to as Ennoia.

Enochian call

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

Enochian demons

Demons mentioned in the Book of Enoch. As fallen angels. Referred to as Enochian demons.

Entheos

Indwelling divine power: inspiration. In some references, referred to as Entheos.

entity

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

envotement

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epimacus

A heraldic griffin. In some references, known as epimacus.

epopt

One introduced to the Eleusinian. Mysteries. In some accounts, called epopt.

Erechtheum

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

Ergodiel

A moon-demon. In some references, called Ergodiel.

Ertrael

A demon. In some accounts, known as Ertrael.

eten

A giant. At times, known 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. In some references, identified as euhemerism.

Eupheme

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

Euronymous

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

European Sibyl

A mediaeval prophetess. Occasionally called European Sibyl.

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Eurynomus

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Ever Breath

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

Ewayne

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

exorcism

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

extra-sensory perception

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

eye

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

Fabas

A demon. Occasionally known as Fabas.

fable

A fictitious story: a myth. Called fable.

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fairy

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

fairy loaves

Fossil sea-urchins. It is said that these fossils are made by fairies. Identified 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. Sometimes identified as fairy sparks.

fairy stone

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

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fairyland

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familiar

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Farris

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

fascination

A charm which enabled the wearer to see things not visible to others. Also referred to as fascination.

fascinum

A phallic amulet. In some references, known as fascinum.

Feast of Souls

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

Fecor

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

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fetch-candle

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fetish

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

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Fianna

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Ficna

Fiachna[sup]1[/sup] On occassion, known as Ficna, Fiachna or Fiachna.

Fifinella

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fig faun

A desert monster or demon said to live on figs. Called 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. On occassion, identified 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. Occasionally known as Fleberdigibet, Flibbertigibbet or Flibbertigibbet.

Flood

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Floron

A demon. Occasionally known as Floron.

Forcalor

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Forcas

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. At times, known as Forcas, Focas or Focas.

Forneus

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Four Astrological Ages

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Four Astrological Quarters

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fox

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Frateretto

A demon of the dance. Occasionally referred to as Frateretto.

Friagne

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

Friar Rush

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

Frimost

A demon associated with Tuesday. In some accounts, known as Frimost, Nambroth or Nambroth.

Frimutel

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Frostri

Frosti Also known 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. Also commonly known as furiae, Furies, Furies, Benignant Ones, Erinnyes, Erinnys, Erinues, Erinyes, Eumenides, Furiae, Kindly Ones, Solemn Ones, Ara(e), Erin(n)yes, Erunnys, Eumenides, Maniai, Norse Waelcyrge, Roman Dirae, Furiae or Semnai Theai.

Gaap

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Gabriel

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

Gag Noz

An empty boat which appears in Finistere, said to portend death. Also commonly identified as Gag Noz, Boat of the Night or Boat of the Night.

gagates

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Galdel

A demon: an angel of the fifth heaven, governing the south. Also commonly identified as Galdel.

Gambiel

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

Gamigin

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Ganymedes

Ganza. A mythical wild goose. Also commonly called Ganymedes, Ganymede, Ganymede, Ganumedes or Roman Catamitus.

Gaonim

A good demon. Also identified as Gaonim.

Garman

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

gastromancy

Divination with large glasses or from stomach noises. At times, referred to as gastromancy.

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Gaziel

A demon guarding. Underground treasures. Sometimes referred to as Gaziel, Fecor, Fecor or Anarazel.

Gebiel

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

Gediel

A demon of the south-west. Also commonly called Gediel.

Gedobonai

A demon of the air. Known as Gedobonai.

Gelial

A moon-demon. Also commonly identified as Gelial.

Gelonairos

A demon of the air. Also commonly called Gelonairos.

Gemini

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

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Geniel

A moon-demon. Referred to as Geniel.

Genon

A spirit of fruitfulness. Called Genon.

geolatry

Earth-worship. Also called geolatry.

geomancy

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

geomantic demons

Spirits associated with geomancy. At times, known as geomantic demons.

Geradial

A spirit, ruler of the Astasian demons. Identified as Geradial.

Gereinon

A spirit of fruitfulness. Occasionally known as Gereinon.

Geron

A spirit of fruitfulness. Sometimes 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. In some accounts, identified as ghost, phantom, phantom, fantom, shade, shade, shadow, spectre, spectre, revenant, revenant or undead.

ghoul

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

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Giel

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

ginseng

A herb which, in the east, is said to contain the elixir of life. In some references, known as ginseng.

Giwish

Gish Sometimes referred to as Giwish, Gish or Gish.

Glauron

A demon of the air governing. The north. Occasionally known as Glauron.

Glendoveer

A good spirit. Occasionally 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. Also known 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. In some lore, occasionally called goety, black magic, black magic, necromancy, witchcraft or goetia.

Golden Calf

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

Golden Gate

The gate to heaven. Occasionally called Golden Gate.

Good Folk, The

The fairies. On occassion, called Good Folk, The, Good Neighbours, Good Neighbours, Good Folk, Good People, Good People, Little People, Little People, Faylinn, Faylinn, Little People, Wee Folk, The Good Folk or The Little People.

Gospel of the Witches

A book of demonology and witchcraft. Written by C G Leland and published in 1899. In some references, identified as Gospel of the Witches, Aradia, Aradia, Book of Shadows or Book of Shadows.

Grabbersnitch

The English version of Grafficane. Called Grabbersnitch, Grafficane or Grafficane.

gramary

Enchantment or magic. Sometimes called gramary, gramarye or gramarye.

Great Bear

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Great Beast, The

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

Great Goddess

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Great Mother

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Great Negro

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Great Sabbat

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

Greissmodel

An evil demon. On occassion, identified as Greissmodel.

gremlin

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

Gressil

A demon. Occasionally identified as Gressil.

Griessmodal

An evil spirit in the form of a spaniel. On occassion, referred to as Griessmodal.

Grimalkin

A witch's familiar in the form of a cat; A demon. At times, called Grimalkin, Graymalkin or Graymalkin.

grimoire

A book of magic spells used to call. Up spirits. In some lore, occasionally identified as grimoire.

Grismodal

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

grylli

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

Guebres

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

Guland

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

Gusayn

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Guttlehog

The English version of Ciriato. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Guttlehog, Ciriato, Ciriato or Ciriatto.

Guzhak

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

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Haatan

A demon said to hide treasure. Occasionally identified as Haatan.

Habondia

A queen of spirits, witches, etc. Occasionally referred to as Habondia.

Hadur

A Hungarian deity, light personified. Identified as Hadur, European or European.

haematomancy

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

haemony

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

hag

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hag-knots

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

hag-stone

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Hagenti

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Haggit

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Hahab

A demon associated with royalty. On occassion, referred to as Hahab.

Hahabi

A demon of fear. Sometimes called Hahabi.

Halache

A demon associated with sympathy. Sometimes 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. Also called 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. Also called 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. Called Hand of Glory.

hare

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hariolate

Foretell the future. Also referred to as hariolate.

hariolation

Divination. Occasionally known as hariolation.

Harlequin

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Haruna

Harun Referred to as Haruna, Harun or Harun.

haruspicate

Fortell the future. Occasionally known as haruspicate.

haruspication

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

Hasmodai

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

Hatiphas

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

Haven

A demon of dignity. Known as Haven.

hawk

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heaven

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Hecadoth

A demon. Occasionally identified as Hecadoth.

Heiglot

A demon of snowstorms. On occassion, identified as Heiglot.

heliolatry

Sun-worship. Also referred to as heliolatry.

heliotrope

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

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Hell-money

Paper money burnt as an offering to the dead. Sometimes known as Hell-money.

Hellison

A spirit of fruitfulness. At times, known as Hellison.

henbane

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

hepatoscopy

Divination by inspection of animals'. Livers or entrails. In some references, called hepatoscopy.

Herfather

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

Hergart

Sister of Herwig. Wife of Hartmut. In some lore, occasionally known as Hergart.

hermetic powder

A powder said to be able to effect. Cures at a distance. Occasionally known as hermetic powder.

Herodiades

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

hex

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

hexagram

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

hieromancy

Divination from objects used in sacrifice. In some lore, occasionally called hieromancy, hieroscopy or hieroscopy.

Hiniel

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

hippocampus

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

hippogriff

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hippolatry

The worship of horses. Sometimes referred to as hippolatry.

hippolectryon

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

hircocervus

A monster, part goat, part stag. Occasionally called hircocervus, tragelaph or tragelaph.

Hismael

A demon of the planet Jupiter. Occasionally referred to as Hismael.

Hizarbin

A sea-demon. In some references, known as Hizarbin.

hob

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

hobbidance

A malevolent sprite. In some references, known as hobbidance, Hoberdidance or Hoberdidance.

hobgoblin

A mischievous sprite such as a brownie. Also commonly identified as hobgoblin.

Hogos

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

Hollenfurt

The flight of witches. Occasionally known as Hollenfurt.

holocaust

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

homunculus

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Hoodoo

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

Horant

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

Horned God

The god of witches. Also called 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. On occassion, called horoscope.

horse

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hound marine

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

Hughie

A mythical god of surfers. Occasionally called Hughie.

hummingbird

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Hutgin

A demon. In black magic he was ambassador to Italy. In some references, referred to as Hutgin.

Hydriel

A water-demon. At times, called Hydriel.

hydromancy

Divination using water. Also commonly known as hydromancy.

hyena

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Iah

A demon. Referred to as Iah.

iatromancy

Divination by incubation. Sometimes identified as iatromancy.

ibex

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ichthyomancy

Divination using the entrails of fish. At times, known as ichthyomancy.

Icosiel

A demon of the air. In some references, identified as Icosiel.

idolomancy

Divination by using idols. Sometimes called idolomancy.

immortal

A god. Sometimes referred to as immortal.

immortality

The state of eternal existence; Exemption from death. In some lore, occasionally known as immortality.

imp

A sprite: a wicked spirit. In some lore, occasionally referred to as 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. Occasionally known as incubation.

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infernal

Pertaining to the underworld. Occasionally identified 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. In some references, referred to as Infernal Court.

infernalia

A collection of writing relating to hell. Also commonly identified as infernalia.

inferno

Hell. Also identified as inferno.

infestation

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

Infideles

A 12th C. Order of the damned, the unbelievers. Occasionally referred to as Infideles.

Ingun

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

Ingwaz

(see Inguz] Also referred to as Ingwaz, Inguz or Inguz.

invultuation

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

Iophiel

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

Ipos

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Irish

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Ischin

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Isle of Arran

In some accounts, this Scottish island. Is regarded as Emain Ablach. Sometimes called Isle of Arran, Arran or Arran.

Isle of Destiny

(see Inis Fail] In some accounts, called Isle of Destiny, Inis Fail, Inis Fail, Inishail or Innis Fail.

ithyphallic

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Iuvart

A demon. Also commonly 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. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Jael.

Jala-Hastin

(see Jalebha] In some lore, occasionally called Jala-Hastin, Jalebha or Jalebha.

Janiceps

A two-headed monster. Identified as Janiceps.

Jazeriel

A moon-demon. Occasionally called Jazeriel.

Jefischa

A demon of the hours of the day. Occasionally known 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. Also known as Jerobaal.

jet

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

Joannes

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

Jomiael

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

Jubanladace

A good demon. He is depicted with a flaming sword. Also commonly referred to as Jubanladace.

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Jupiter's beard

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

Juvant

A demon of reincarnation. Occasionally called Juvant.

Kalab

A demon of sacred vessels. Known as Kalab.

kalamaka

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

Kalau

Evil spirits causing illness and death. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Kalau, Kala, Kala, Kalak, Kamak or Ninvit.

karcist

One who can call up demons and spirits. At times, identified as karcist.

Karia

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

Kasdeya

A devil of destruction. In some accounts, referred to as Kasdeya.

Kataris

A demon associated with dogs. In some lore, occasionally called Kataris.

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Kedemel

A demon of the planet Venus. In some references, referred to as Kedemel.

kilcrop

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

King of the World

(see Daire Donn. In some references, referred to as King of the World, Chinggis Khan, Chinggis Khan, Borjigin, Tumujin, Daire Donn, Daire Donn, Sinsar, Dara Donn, Battle of Fionn's Strand, Mandhatri or Mandhatri.

kinocetus

A stone said to have the power to repel demons. On occassion, called kinocetus.

Kiriel

A moon-demon. Occasionally known as Kiriel, Ciriel or Ciriel.

Kne

A demon. Sometimes identified as Kne.

Kobal

A demon in charge of entertainment in hell as stage manager. At times, referred to as Kobal.

Konjin

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

Labed

A demon. Sometimes called Labed.

Labezerin

A demon associated with success. In some lore, occasionally known as Labezerin.

Labus

A demon of the Inquisition. Identified as Labus.

Lampadomancy

Divination from flames. On occassion, known as Lampadomancy.

Langal

A name for the Rainbow Snake. In some references, called Langal.

language

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

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Lebes

An angel of fruitfulness. Occasionally referred to as Lebes.

lecanomancy

Divination by the reflections in the surfaces of dishes or bowls of water. Also called lecanomancy.

Lechies

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leeting

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

lemon

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Lemuria

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

Leo

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Leonard

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leopard

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lepanthropy

The supposed power to turn oneself. Into a hare. 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. In some accounts, referred to as ley lines.

libanomancy

Divination from burning incense. In some references, referred to as libanomancy.

liberou

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

Libra

The seventh sign of the Zodiac, the balance or scales. Also called 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. On occassion, known as lindworm.

lion

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lithomancy

Divination using stones. Also commonly identified 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. At times, referred to as Lotus Eaters, The.

Lucifer

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

Lucifuge Rocofale

A demon said to reveal. Hidden treasure. Sometimes known as Lucifuge Rocofale.

Luridan

A demon, ruler of the north. Also identified as Luridan, Belelah or Belelah.

lycanthrope

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

lycanthropy

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Macariel

A demon who carries secrets. Sometimes called Macariel.

madabi

A form of sympathetic magic. At times, identified as madabi.

Madim

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

Mael

An angel of the first heaven, associated with the north. Also called Mael.

maggot

An evil being which eats the brain, causing madness. Also commonly identified as maggot.

magianism

Eastern sorcery. At times, 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. Occasionally identified as magician, Hunapu, Hunapu, Hun Ahpo, Hun Apu, Hunahpu, Hunaphu, Magician, Master, Hun A(h)pu, Magician, Man Maker, Man Maker or Magician.

magicism

A magical act. Sometimes called magicism.

magistellus

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

magnetic mountain

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

Magot

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

magpie

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Magus

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Maha-ben-ach

An ancient Eastern sun-god. On occassion, called Maha-ben-ach.

Mahomet

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

Mahonin

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

Malacoda

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

Malchidael

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

Malchus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Sometimes called Malchus.

Malebranche

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

malefici

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

maleficium

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

maleficus

A sorcerer: a witch. Occasionally referred to as maleficus, malefici, malefici or singmaleficus.

Malephar

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Malgaras

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

Malkin

A demon. Also called 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. Occasionally called manism.

manna

Food miraculously supplied. Sometimes called manna, Man, Man, Chokmah, man, man or Chang.

manticora

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Marbas

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is envisaged in the form of a lion. In some references, referred to as Marbas, Barbas, Barbas or Barbason.

marcou

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

Marnes

A demon. Also commonly identified as Marnes.

marquis

A rank in the hierarchy of demons. Also commonly called marquis.

Martinet

A demon controlling a sorcerer. Identified as Martinet.

Martinianus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Called Martinianus.

Mascarum

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

mascot

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

Maseriel

A demon of the west. Also referred to as Maseriel.

Masgabriel

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

Mastema

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Master of Breath

(see Esaugetuh Emissee] Sometimes known as Master of Breath, Esaugetuh Emissee or Esaugetuh Emissee.

Mastho

A demon of delusion. In some lore, occasionally known as Mastho.

Mastiphal

A demon, prince of darkness. In some accounts, called Mastiphal.

materialisation

The appearance of a ghost. Also called materialisation.

Mathiel

An angel of the fifth heaven associated with the north. At times, called Mathiel.

Matter of Rome, The

The classical myths of Greece and Rome. On occassion, known as Matter of Rome, The.

Matuyel

An angel of the fourth heaven. Associated with north and Sunday. Occasionally known as Matuyel.

Maximianus

One of the Seven Sleepers. Occasionally identified as Maximianus.

Maynom

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

medicine-man

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medium

One acting as an intermediary between this world and the spirit world. Also known as medium.

mediumism

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

Mehod

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

Melchom

a demon acting as a treasurer in hell In some accounts, known as Melchom.

Menadiel

A demon who can be trusted with secrets. In some accounts, identified as Menadiel.

Mendrion

A demon of the horns of the day. In some accounts, called Mendrion.

merchild

A monster in the form of a child/fish. In some accounts, called merchild.

Merizim

A demon of pestilence. In some references, identified as Merizim, Merihim or Merihim.

merlion

A monster, part lion, part fish. In some accounts, known as merlion.

mermaid

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merman

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

Merodach

A demon. Identified as Merodach.

Meroudys

(see Herodis] Sometimes known as Meroudys, Herodis or Herodis.

merpeople

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

metals

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metamorphosis

Magical shape-changing. Also commonly identified as metamorphosis.

metascopy

Divination from lines on the forehead. At times, known as metascopy.

metempsychosis

The passing of a soul into another. Body after death. At times, identified as metempsychosis, transfiguration, transfiguration, transmigration or transmigration.

metis

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Midas' head

A monster in the form of a man's head. With the ears of an ass. Also called Midas' head.

Mimameider

(see Mimameith Referred to as Mimameider.

miracle

Something achieved by supernatural. Power. Sometimes identified as miracle.

miracle-worker

One who purports to work wonders. In some accounts, referred to as miracle-worker.

Misran

A demon of persecution. In some accounts, known as Misran.

Misroch

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

Mitraton

An angel of the second heaven, associated with the west. In some lore, occasionally called Mitraton.

Mizgitari

A demon associated with eagles. Sometimes identified as Mizgitari.

Mizkun

A demon of amulets. Also called Mizkun.

Mne Seraphim

A name for Bne Seraphim used by William Blake. Father of Thel. On occassion, referred to as Mne Seraphim, Bne Seraphim or Bne Seraphim.

Molaise

Friend of Maodhog. Also referred to as Molaise.

Moloch

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monad

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

Moneneque

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

monkey

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monopode

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

Monstorum Historia

A 17th C. Book about mythical birds and beasts. In some accounts, referred to as Monstorum Historia.

moon

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moon-dew

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

Morax

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

Morborgran

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

Mother Earth

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Mother of Mind

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

Mount Celion

The site of the cave where the Seven. Sleepers were immured. Referred to as Mount Celion.

Mount Himavat

The place where Manu's boat landed after the flood. On occassion, known as Mount Himavat, Hindu, Hindu, sacred animals, Naubandhana or Naubandhana.

Mu

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Muit

A name for the Rainbow Snake. At times, known 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. Referred to as Mullin.

Mullin, Jean

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

mumbo-jumbo

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

Muriel

A demon, ruler of the sign Cancer, the crab. Sometimes known 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. Also commonly referred to as Museum.

myomancy

Divination from the movements of mice. Also referred to as myomancy.

mystery-man

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

myth

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

mythicise

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

mythicism

Explanation of miracles as myths. Also 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. In some lore, occasionally referred to as mythogenesis.

mythogony

The study of the origin of myths. Occasionally referred to as mythogony.

mythographer

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

mythography

Representation of myths: a collection of myths: a description of myths. At times, identified as mythography.

mythologem

A mythological paradigm: a basic term of myths. In some lore, occasionally known as mythologem.

mythologer

One who studies ancient. Stories of heroes, gods, etc.: one who sets out to explain such. Stories. In some references, 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. In some lore, occasionally called mythologise.

mythology

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

mythopoeist

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

mythopoem

A mythical poem. Sometimes called mythopoem.

mythopoet

One who writes mythical poetry. Identified as mythopoet.

mythopoetic

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

mythopoetry

Mythical poetry. In some references, known as mythopoetry.

mythopoiea

Myth-making. Also referred to as mythopoiea.

Naberius

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Nachiel

One of the 7 Intelligences. Ruler of the sun. At times, referred to as Nachiel.

Nacoriel

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

nada

Elemental sound considered as a source of creation. Also referred to as nada.

Nahema

A demon. On occassion, called 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 called nailing.

Nal-gab

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

Nantur

A demon associated with writing. Also referred to as Nantur.

Nara

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Narcoriel

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

natural magic

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

nature-god

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

nature-myth

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

Neabaz

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

Nebak

A demon. Occasionally known as Nebak.

Nebek

A monster in the form of a hairy tyger. Also commonly called Nebek.

necromancer

A sorcerer. Also commonly called necromancer.

necromancy

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necromanteion

A place where necromancy was practised. Occasionally identified as necromanteion.

nectar

The drink of the gods which conferred. Beauty and immortality. Occasionally referred to as nectar.

needfire

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

Nelapa

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

nenuphas

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

Nergal

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Nether World

The underworld: the land of the dead. At times, identified as Nether World.

Newt

A demon. In some lore, occasionally identified as Newt, Eut, Eut, Ewt or Ewt.

Nexroth

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

Nicholas

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Niete

A flower. A Mayan princess. Daughter of Kan. Sister of Aac, Cay, Coh and Moo. In some accounts, called Niete.

night hag

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

night-raven

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Nitibus

A demon of the stars. In some lore, occasionally called Nitibus.

Nitika

A demon associated with precious. Stones. In some references, identified as Nitika.

Njal's Saga

The story of the feud between the Njalssons and the Sigfussons. On occassion, called Njal's Saga, Njali Saga or Njali Saga.

Nociel

A moon-demon. Occasionally identified as Nociel.

nodes

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Nucleolus

A mystic name for the Holy Spirit. In some accounts, identified as Nucleolus.

numen

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

numerology

Divination by numbers. In some accounts, identified as numerology.

Nybras

A demon, director of revels and publicist in hell. Sometimes called Nybras.

nympholepsy

The state of frenzy induced by nymphs. Occasionally known as nympholepsy.

nymphs

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Nysrock

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

Oaf

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

oak

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Obidicut

The spirit of lust personified. Sometimes referred to as Obidicut.

obley cakes

Cakes offered in various cultures to their deities. Also called obley cakes.

occult

Magical: supernatural. Identified as occult.

occult sciences

Those disciplines which deal with magic, the supernatural, etc. In some accounts, referred to as occult sciences.

occultism

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

occultist

One who believes in the supernatural. At times, identified as occultist.

Och

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the sun. At times, called Och.

odism

Belief in a hypothetical force, the odyle. Sometimes referred to as odism, odylism or odylism.

Odonel

A demon. Sometimes referred to as Odonel.

Odras

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odyle

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

Oedipus Rex

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

Oeillet

A demon which tempts monks to break. Their vows. On occassion, identified as Oeillet.

oenomancy

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

ogdoad

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

Oghuz

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

ogre

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ogress

A female ogre. Also identified as ogress.

Oillet

A demon of riches. Referred to as Oillet.

Ol

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Olivier

A demon of cruelty, one of the fallen archangels. Also referred to as Olivier, Oliver, Oliver or Olivier.

Olympian

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omen

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omoplatoscopy

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

omphalomancy

Divination from knots in the umbilical cord. Also commonly referred to as omphalomancy.

Oneiromancer

One who interprets and makes. Prophecies from dreams. In some accounts, identified as Oneiromancer, oneiroscopist, oneiroscopist or oneiromancer.

oneiromancy

Divination from dreams. Also called oneiromancy, oneiroscopy or oneiroscopy.

onimancy

Divination from fingernails. Also called onimancy, onychomancy or onychomancy.

onocentaur

A monster, part man, part ass. On occassion, known as onocentaur.

onyx

A stone said to ward off spells. At times, identified as onyx.

oomancy

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

ooroorak

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

ooscopy

Divination from burning egg. Also identified as ooscopy.

ophalomancy

Divination based on knots in the umbilical cord. Also commonly identified as ophalomancy.

Ophiel

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

Ophites

A Gnostic sect worshipping snakes. Occasionally identified as Ophites.

opinicus

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

Oraios

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

Ordo Templis Orientis

A 19th C. Religious cult founded by Aleister Crowley. At times, referred to as Ordo Templis Orientis.

Orgon

A demon associated with the west. In some accounts, identified as Orgon.

Orias

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Oriel

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

Oriens

One of the Cardinal demons, in some accounts. On occassion, called Oriens, Orion or Orion.

Orifiel

A demon. Also identified as Orifiel.

Orion

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Ornithology

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

ornithomancy

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

Orobas

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orphrey

Embroidery (gold) on a vestment. Occasionally identified as orphrey.

Orphymel

Ruler of one of the 7 supposed firmaments. In some accounts, referred to as Orphymel.

Ort-hozjin

) In some lore, occasionally identified as Ort-hozjin, Port-hozjin, Port-hozjin, Port-kuguza, Port-kuvo, Port-oza or Ort-jozjin.

Orthon

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

Osagebiel

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

Ose

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Ota

wife of Tuirgeis In some lore, occasionally called 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. Sometimes 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 lore, occasionally called pack.

Padiel

A demon of the east. Sometimes known as Padiel.

Paimon

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paladin

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Pamersiel

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Pamersiel.

Pamiel

A demon. Occasionally known as Pamiel.

Pan-Ephialtes

A demon causing nightmares. In some accounts, called Pan-Ephialtes, Prince of Incubi or Prince of Incubi.

Panalcarp

An evil demon. This being is depicted as a twoheaded crocodile. Also identified as Panalcarp.

pantacle

A device which emits fluids used in magic rites. Also commonly referred to as pantacle.

pantheon

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

Papus

A demon. At times, referred to as Papus.

papyromancy

Divination from paper rolling. On occassion, called papyromancy.

paradise

Home of the blessed dead. Sometimes known 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. Sometimes called Pasiel.

Paymon

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

pearl

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pedomancy

Divination from the soles of the feet. Identified as pedomancy, podomancy or podomancy.

pegomancy

Divination from fountains and springs. Sometimes called pegomancy.

pelican

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penelopise

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

pentacle

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perispirit

A supposed fluid linking body and soul. It is said that, after death, this fluid can appear as a ghost. In some references, identified as perispirit.

persica

A sacred rite in Gnosticism. Called persica.

Phakael

A spirit associated with the Zodiacal. Sign Cancer, the crab. In some references, known as Phakael, Muriel, Muriel, Phakiel or Phakiel.

Phaldor

A demon associated with oracles. Known as Phaldor.

Phaleg

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of Mars. In some references, referred to as Phaleg.

Phalgus

A demon of judgement. Occasionally referred to as Phalgus.

phantasm

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

phantom

A ghost or apparition: experience of a vision. In some lore, occasionally identified as phantom, fantom, fantom, ghost, ghost, shade, spectre or revenant.

phantom fellow

A person under the control of a goblin. Occasionally known as phantom fellow.

Pharzuph

A demon of fornication. Sometimes identified as Pharzuph.

Philandrus

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

Philotanus

A demon of sodomy. Sometimes called Philotanus.

philtre

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

Phlogabitus

A demon associated with adornments. Also called Phlogabitus.

phoca

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

Phoenix

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Phogor

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

Phorcus

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

Phorkus

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

Phorkys

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

Phren

The divine part of the Threefold Man. In some references, called Phren.

phrenology

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

Phul

One of the 7 Olympic Spirits, ruler of the moon. Sometimes known as Phul.

physiognomy

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

pig

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pigwidgin

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

Pillan

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pinning

The black magic rite of pushing a pin. Into damp soil to prevent a man. From urinating. In some lore, occasionally identified as pinning.

Pisces

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Pluto

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pneuma

The universal soul or spirit. Also called pneuma.

pochard

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

polydaemonism

Belief in supernatural powers. Occasionally 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. In some references, known as polymasty.

Polynices

(see Polyneices] 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 identified as pontica.

Portunes

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

possessed

Controlled by a spirit. At times, known as possessed.

possession

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

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Powers

An order of angels. In the Cabbala they are known as seraphs. On occassion, known as Powers.

praestigiatores

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

Principalities

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

prodigy

A monster. On occassion, identified as prodigy.

Pronoia

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Prose Merlin

Stories in English and French about the life of Merlin. Called Prose Merlin.

Proserpine

A female demon. In black magic, one of the Grand Dignitaries, ruler of evil spirits. In some lore, occasionally referred to 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 referred to as Protarchontes.

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psychic force

A supposed force causing various spiritualistic phemomena. Sometimes referred to as psychic force.

psychism

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

psychogony

Origins and development of the soul or spirit. On occassion, known as psychogony.

psychogram

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

psychography

Spirit-writing. Sometimes identified as psychography.

psychokinesis

Movement of physical objects. Supposed to be caused by spirit agencies. At times, identified as psychokinesis.

psychometer

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

psychometry

Divination by touching objects. Occasionally referred to as psychometry.

psychopannychism

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

psychopannychist

One who believes that the soul sleeps. Between death and resurrection. On occassion, identified as psychopannychist.

Ptolomaea

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

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puck

A mischievous goblin. Sometimes 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. Occasionally called Pug.

purgatory

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

Purtupittus

(see Purtupita] Occasionally identified as Purtupittus.

pygmy

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pyralis

An insect supposed to live in fire. At times, identified as pyralis.

Pyrichiel

A demon of fire. In some references, called Pyrichiel.

pyromancy

Divination from shapes seen in fire and the smoke rising from it. In some accounts, known as pyromancy, empyromancy or empyromancy.

Pytho

A demon of falsehood. On occassion, called Pytho, Delphi, Delphi, Cirrha or Pytho.

python

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pythoness

A prophetess: a witch. Occasionally referred to 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. Sometimes referred to as Quedbaschemod.

queen

A presiding goddess. In some lore, occasionally identified as queen.

Queen Bee

A name given to the Great. Mother goddess. Occasionally called Queen Bee, Great Mother or Great Mother.

Queen of Love

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

Queen of the Night

A name for the moon. In some accounts, known as Queen of the Night.

Queen of the Tides

A name for the moon. At times, referred to as Queen of the Tides.

quirin

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Quivira

A mythical city with great treasure. Sometimes referred to as Quivira.

rabbats

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

rag-bush

A bush on which pieces of cloth are hung to placate local spirits. Occasionally identified as rag-bush.

Raim

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rainbow

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Rainbow Snake

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rainmaker

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

Ralph

A printing-house imp. On occassion, referred to as Ralph.

ram

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Rama-umi

A good demon, said to teach magic. In some lore, occasionally known as Rama-umi.

Ramuel

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

Raphael

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Rasphuia

A demon. Also commonly referred to as Rasphuia.

rat

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Ratnaheruka

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

raven

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rawhead-and-bloody-bones

Bogeys. Also commonly known as rawhead-and-bloody-bones.

Raysiel

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

Razanil

A demon. Occasionally called Razanil.

Red Champion

A name of the god of witches. On occassion, called Red Champion, Robin, Robin, Witch God or Witch God.

Red City

The city of fallen angels: hell. Sometimes known as Red City.

Red Land

A name for paradise in Aztec and Egyptian lore. In some lore, occasionally identified as Red Land.

red magic

Bloody diabolic practices. On occassion, called red magic.

reem

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Relah

A demon. Also referred to as Relah.

remora

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

Renaut

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Requiel

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

Reussen

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

revenant

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rhabdomancy

Divination using rods: dowsing. Also identified as rhabdomancy, dowsing, dowsing, xylomancy or xylomancy.

rhapsodomancy

Divination from random. Samples of poetry. Also commonly known as rhapsodomancy, bibliomancy, bibliomancy or sortes.

Rimmon

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Rimstein

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

Rintrah

A demon of anger. On occassion, identified as Rintrah.

Risnuch

A demon associated with agriculture. Also commonly identified as Risnuch.

Rolomandri

Elementals, fire spirits in some accounts. Occasionally referred to as Rolomandri.

Roneve

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

Rosabis

A demon of metals. At times, identified as Rosabis.

Rosier

A demon of love, said to be an opponent of St Basil. Sometimes identified as Rosier.

Roster

A demon. Sometimes called 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, referred to as rowan, mountain ash, mountain ash, quicken tree, quicken tree, witchen or witchen.

ruby

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

runecraft

Knowledge of magic inscriptions. Also referred to as runecraft.

Sabaoth

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Sabbat

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

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Sabrus

A demon. Known as Sabrus.

Sachluph

A demon asscociated with plants. In some accounts, referred to as Sachluph.

Sacra

An ancient name for Ireland. Sometimes referred to as Sacra.

sacred animals

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sacred birds

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sacred cities

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

Sacred Marriage

The union of Zeus and his sister Hera; The union of any two deities: the union of a deity with a mortal. At times, called Sacred Marriage.

sacred meal

A meal at which a deity is deemed to be present: a rite in which a deity is symbolically devoured. In some accounts, identified as sacred meal.

sacred mountains

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sacred numbers

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sacred plants

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sacred serpents

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sacred springs

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sacred stones

Rocks or stones said to possess some supernatural power or to be connected with some deity. Sometimes called sacred stones, stones, stones or demonifuge.

sacrifice

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sagaman

One who recounts epic tales. Also known as sagaman.

sage

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

Sagittarius

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

Sair

A demon associated with minerals. At times, identified as Sair.

salamander

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

Salilus

A demon said to open doors. 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. Also called Sameval.

Samil

A demon of the hours of the day. Sometimes referred to as Samil.

Sanctum Regnum

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

Sarahiel

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Aries, the ram. Also commonly referred to as Sarahiel, Malchidael, Malchidael or Malkidiel.

Sarakuyel

A demon. Sometimes identified as Sarakuyel.

Sarindiel

A demon. Also identified as Sarindiel.

Saritiel

A demon, ruler of the sign Sagittarius. Also commonly identified as Saritiel, Adnachiel, Adnachiel or Advachiel.

Sarquamiel

A demon of the hours of the day. In some references, known as Sarquamiel.

Sartziel

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

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satyral

A monster with parts of man, lion and antelope. Also identified as satyral.

satyress

A female version of a satyr. In some accounts, known as satyress, satyr, satyr, femsatyra, Roman faun, Silvan, satyra or satyra.

Sazquiel

A demon of the hours of the days. On occassion, called Sazquiel.

Scala Coeli

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

scapulimancy

Divination from shoulder blades. Known as scapulimancy, omoplatoscopy, omoplatoscopy, scapulomancy or scapulomancy.

Scaramallion

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

Scarmiglione

A demon in Dante's Inferno. In some accounts, referred to as Scarmiglione, Scaramallion or Scaramallion.

scatomancy

Divination from inspecting faeces. In some lore, occasionally called scatomancy.

Schachlil

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

Schaltiel

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

Schedbarchemoth

A demon of the moon. In some lore, occasionally identified as Schedbarchemoth.

Scheliel

A moon-demon. Occasionally referred to as Scheliel.

Schethalim

A demon. In some references, known as Schethalim.

Schiekron

A demon associated with lust. Identified as Schiekron.

Schirim

A demon in the form of a goat. Also commonly called Schirim.

Schlemihl

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

Scoithfhionn

A wife of Finn mac Cool, some say. Also known as Scoithfhionn.

scopellism

In black magic, curses written on paper attached to stones thrown. Into gardens, etc. In some lore, occasionally identified as scopellism.

Scorpio

The eighth sign of the Zodiac, the scorpion. Also called Scorpio, Scorpion, Scorpion, Akkadian Girtab, Akkadian Girtab, Akrabh, Arab Aqrab, Arab Aqrab, Hebrew Akrabh, Hebrew Akrabh or Girtab.

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scrying

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

sea-dog

A monster in the form of a dog with fins and a beaver's tail. In some lore, occasionally identified as sea-dog.

sea-dragon

A monster, part dragon, part fish. In some references, identified as sea-dragon.

sea-horse

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

sea-king

The king of the mer-people. Also called sea-king.

sea-lion

A monster, part lion, part fish. Occasionally known as sea-lion.

sea-nymph

A minor sea-goddess. Known as sea-nymph.

sea-serpent

A monster in the form of a marine. Animal. At times, known as sea-serpent.

sea-unicorn

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

sea-wolf

A monster, part wolf, part fish. Also commonly known as sea-wolf.

seal

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

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Sellen

A demon. Referred to as Sellen.

Semaquiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Capricorn, the goat. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Semaquiel, Hanael or Hanael.

semblance

An apparition. In some accounts, identified as semblance.

Semiazas

A demon leader. Also identified as Semiazas, Samyasa, Samyasa, Samyaza or Samyaza.

Septentronial Signs

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

seraph

A flying serpent. Also called seraph.

Serapion

One of the Seven Sleepers. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Serapion.

Seratiel

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

serpent-god

A deified snake. In some references, referred to as serpent-god.

serpent-goddess

A deified snake. Occasionally called serpent-goddess.

serra

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

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Sezarbil

A demon. Known as Sezarbil.

Shabiri

A demon said to cause blindness in those who drink the water he lives in. In some lore, occasionally known as Shabiri.

shade

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

shape

A spirit or apparition. Also commonly called shape.

shape-changer

A being made from fire and air, capable of assuming any form, including that of a human, and of mating with mortals. In some accounts, called shape-changer.

Shax

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Shebtaiel

A deity in white magic. Occasionally identified as Shebtaiel.

Shell

A demon, one of those who populate. The 7 firmaments. Occasionally called Shell.

Shemhaziel

A fallen angel. On occassion, known as Shemhaziel.

shilstone

A shrine used in sun-worship. Sometimes referred to as shilstone.

shin

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

Sialul

A demon associated with property. Also commonly known as Sialul.

Sibillia

A fairy queen. At times, called Sibillia.

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Sihon

An evil demon, said to be king of the Amorites. In some accounts, known as Sihon.

Silcharde

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Silcharde.

silvestres

Elementals, spirits of the air, in some accounts. In some lore, occasionally called silvestres.

Sinbuck

A demon. On occassion, identified as Sinbuck.

Sisera

A demon of desire. In some lore, occasionally known as Sisera.

Sislau

A demon of poisons. Occasionally referred to as Sislau.

Sizajazel

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

smallback

A name for death. Sometimes identified as smallback.

snake

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Socothbenoth

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

solarism

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

Solas

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Solday

A demon associated with the planet. Saturn and Saturday. Sometimes called Solday, Shabbathai or Shabbathai.

Soleviel

A demon. Also commonly identified as Soleviel, Soleuiel, Soleuiel, Soleueil or Soleueil.

Solitary Youth

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

somatomancy

Divination using parts of the human body. Sometimes known as somatomancy.

Sondennath

An evil demon, depicted as a huntsman. At times, referred to as Sondennath, Sondenach or Sondenach.

Sonneillon

A demon of hate opposed to St Stephen. In some lore, occasionally called Sonneillon, Sonnillon or Sonnillon.

Sons of the Dark

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

soothsay

Foretell the future: a prediction. On occassion, called soothsay.

soothsayer

One who foretells future events. Called soothsayer.

Sorath

A demon of the sun. Sometimes identified as Sorath.

sorcerer

One who performs magic or witchcraft. Also referred to as sorcerer.

sorcery

Divination aided by evil spirits; Magic: witchcraft. In some lore, occasionally referred to as sorcery.

sortes

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sortilege

Divination by drawing lots; Foretelling the future. In some references, called sortilege, divination, divination, lot, mantology, `, bokusen, sortilegy or sortilegy.

sortition

The casting of lots by such means. As throwing dice, spinning pointers, etc. In some lore, occasionally identified as sortition.

Sosol

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

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soul worship

The worship of ghosts. Occasionally known as soul worship.

spagyric

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

spatulomancy

Divination from burning shoulderblades. Occasionally called spatulomancy.

spectre

A ghost. On occassion, identified as spectre, ghost, ghost, phantom, shade or revenant.

spell

An incantation used by witches, etc. to entrance. In some references, called spell.

sphinx

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sphondulomancy

Divination from spindles. In some references, identified as sphondulomancy.

spirit

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

spirit world

The land of the dead. Sometimes known as spirit world.

spiritualism

The belief that we can communicate. With the spirit world, generally through the agency of a medium. In some references, called spiritualism.

spiritus mendaciorum

The second order of demons, the spirits of falsehood, ruled by Pytho. Called spiritus mendaciorum.

spodomancy

Divination from ashes. Sometimes referred to as spodomancy, tephromancy or tephromancy.

spook

A ghost. Sometimes called spook.

sprite

A brownie, elf, gnome or goblin. Sometimes called 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, called 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. Also commonly referred to as succubus, succubi, succubi, succubos, succubos, plursuccubi or plursuccubi.

Suclagus

A fire-demon. In some references, identified as Suclagus.

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Suphlatus

A dust-demon. On occassion, identified as Suphlatus.

Susabo

A demon associated with voyages. Occasionally referred to as Susabo.

swan-shift

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

sword

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Sybacco

A devil with horns and 3 eyes. Also 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. In some references, known as sylphid, sylphide or sylphide.

sympathetic magic

Wonder-working involving mimicry of real phenomena. Sometimes called 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.

Sytry

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table-rapping

Knocking sounds said to impart. Communications from the spirit-world. On occassion, referred to as table-rapping.

table-turning

Movements of a table said to imply. The presence of departed spirits. On occassion, referred to as table-turning.

taboo

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

Tabris

A demon of free will. Occasionally identified as Tabris.

Tacritan

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

Tagil

A moon-demon. Also known as Tagil.

Taipan

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Also commonly identified as Taipan.

talisman

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talking heads

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Tamayori

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

Tamiel

A demon, one of the 7 Ischin. He reputedly taught men the science of astronomy. In some accounts, identified as Tamiel, Tamial or Tamial.

Tanlibik

A demon associated with fascination. Also identified as Tanlibik.

Taphthartharath

A demon of the planet Mercury. Also called Taphthartharath.

Tar-baby

A sticky figure featured in many cultures. In some references, 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 identified as tarot cards, taroc(co), taroc(co), tarok, tarok or tarot.

Tartach

A demon said to take possession of humans. Known as Tartach.

Tascar

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

Taurus

The second symbol of the Zodiac, the bull. In some lore, occasionally identified as Taurus, Arab Thaur or Arab Thaur.

Tautabaoth

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

tempestor

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

tenebrio

A night spirit. Also called tenebrio.

tentatores

The ninth order of demons, spirits of temptation ruled by Mammon. Occasionally referred to as tentatores, infidiatores or infidiatores.

Terrashot

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

tetragrammaton

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

Thagrinus

A demon of confusion. In some accounts, referred to as Thagrinus.

Thalaba

In Eastern legends, the personification of fertility or the sun. Occasionally referred to as Thalaba.

Tharmas

A demon of the senses. One of the 4 zoa, in the works of William Blake. In some lore, occasionally known as Tharmas.

thaumaturge

A miracle-worker. Sometimes identified as thaumaturge, thaumaturgus or thaumaturgus.

theomachist

One at war with the gods. At times, known as theomachist.

theomachy

War of the gods. Occasionally referred to as theomachy.

theomancy

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

theomorphic

Having the form of a god. In some accounts, known as theomorphic.

theomorphism

The state or condition of having. The form of a god. Sometimes identified as theomorphism.

Theow

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

theriomorphism

Belief in gods in the form of animals. Also known as theriomorphism.

theurgist

A miracle-worker. At times, referred to as theurgist.

theurgy

Divine intervention: miracle-working. In some lore, occasionally referred to as theurgy, theurgia or theurgia.

Theutus

A demon of gambling. Occasionally referred to as Theutus.

Threefold Man

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Thunderer

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tiger

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time

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Tingra

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

Tiriel

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toad

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Tocobatto

A demon of the dance. At times, identified as Tocobatto.

Toglas

A demon of treasure. On occassion, referred to as Toglas.

tortoise

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Torvatus

A demon who stirs up trouble. In some lore, occasionally known as Torvatus.

Totec

A Zapotec sun-god adopted into the Aztec pantheon. In some references, called Totec, Our Great Chief or Our Great Chief.

totem

A revered animal or object; A symbol of a tribe, etc. Occasionally known as totem.

totemism

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totemist

A person or group indicated by a totem. Also referred to as totemist.

tragelaph

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

tragopan

A monster in the form of an eagle. With horns. On occassion, called 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. Also commonly referred to as transformation.

transvection

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Tree of Life

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tree-worship

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triad

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Trickster

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trigon

The junction of 3 astrological signs. There are four such junctions said to represent the airy, earthly, fiery and watery aspects. Also commonly identified as trigon.

Triple Goddess

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tripudium

Divination from observation of the hopping of feeding birds or of the bits of food they drop. Sometimes called tripudium.

trogodice

A monster reindeer with forward-curving horns. Sometimes referred to as trogodice.

Tual

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Taurus, the bull. Occasionally called Tual.

Tukiphat

A demon. Also commonly referred to as Tukiphat.

Turel

A demon. Sometimes called Turel.

tut

A phantom (Lincs). On occassion, referred to as tut.

tutelary

A guardian in the form of a god, saint or spirit. Also commonly called tutelary, tutelar or tutelar.

Tutivillus

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twins

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tyger

A monster, part lion, part wolf. Also called tyger.

Tzakmaqiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal. Sign, Aquarius. Also referred to as Tzakmaqiel, Gambiel or Gambiel.

ubiquity

The supposed power to be present. At different places at the same. Time. At times, known as ubiquity.

Ukobach

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

Ultima Thule

The supposed end of the world. On occassion, called Ultima Thule, Thule, Thule, Thoule, Thyle or Ultima.

ultores scelorum

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

umbra

A ghost. On occassion, known as umbra.

underworld

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undine

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unicorn

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universal magic

White magic used to oppose black. Magic. At times, identified as universal magic.

Unumbote

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

Uphir

A demon said to act as physician to devils. Sometimes known as Uphir, Ufir or Ufir.

Urakabarameel

A demon. Also identified as Urakabarameel.

urchin-show

A manifestation of goblins, etc. Called urchin-show.

Urian

A devil, ruler of witches. Called Urian, Urien, Urien, Uriam, Urian, Urience, Uriens or Uryens.

Uricus

One of the cardinal demons (east). On occassion, identified as Uricus.

Uriel

A demon. Occasionally referred to as Uriel, Nariel or Nariel.

Urizen

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

Urthong

A demon associated with imagination: one of the 4 zoa in the works of William Blake. Sometimes called Urthong.

Usiel

A demon associated with buried treasure. In some accounts, identified as Usiel.

Uthechair

Father of Celtchair. In some lore, occasionally called Uthechair, Uitheachar, Uitheachar, Uthecar or Uthecar.

Vabam

A demon. On occassion, known as Vabam.

Vacabiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Pisces, the fish. At times, referred to as Vacabiel, Barchiel, Barchiel, Bachiel, Baciel, Bac(h)iel, Bauchiel or Bauchiel.

Vachmiel

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

Vadriel

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

vagina dentata

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Valac

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Valanu

A good demon, said to teach the arts of magic. Sometimes referred to as Valanu.

vampire

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vampirism

The state or condition of being a blood-sucking monster: belief in bloood-sucking monsters. In some lore, occasionally known as vampirism.

vaporise

To turn oneself into vapour. This is said to be one of the powers of a witch. In some references, 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. On occassion, identified as Vapula.

Vasa Iniquitatis

The third order of demons, spirits of iniquity, ruled by Belial. Sometimes 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. Sometimes referred to as Vassago.

Veguaniel

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

Veltis

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. This demon was reputedly exorcised by St Margaret. Also commonly identified as Veltis.

Vepar

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Veratiel

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

Verchiel

A demon, ruler of the Zodiacal sign, Leo the lion. Also called Verchiel, Seratiel or Seratiel.

Verdelet

A demon acting as master of ceremonies in hell who carried. Witches to Sabbat. Occasionally referred to as Verdelet.

verjuice

A potion used by witches. This concoction is said to turn human beings into animals. On occassion, called verjuice.

vermiculate

A witch's amulet. In some accounts, called vermiculate.

Veronica

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Verrier

A demon of disobedience. Occasionally referred to as Verrier.

Verrine

A demon of impatience. On occassion, called Verrine.

versipelle

A werewolf. In some lore, occasionally referred to as versipelle, werewolf, werewolf, Chin-Grelin, Galipande, Gallou, Garelant, Gerulf, leperou, Neure, Neures, wairon, wehr wolf, werwolf, werwulff, Leperou, Liberou, loublin, weht wolf or Haiti legerau.

versipellous

Pertaining to lycanthropy. Sometimes identified as versipellous.

Vetis

A demon sent to corrupt the holy. In some references, 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. In some references, known as Virgo, Virgin, Virgin, Arab Sumbula or Arab Sumbula.

visitant

A supernatural visitor: a spirit. Also called visitant.

visitation

A divine dispensation: a visit from a god: the appearance of a ghost. Sometimes called visitation.

Vodyanoi

Water spirits. Occasionally identified as Vodyanoi, Vodyanik, Vodyanik, Rusalka, plurVodyanoi, Finnish Cacce-haldde or Lapp Kul.

Voil

An angel, ruler of the Zodiacal sign. Virgo, the virgin. Sometimes identified as Voil.

Vual

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Vulcans

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

vulture

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Wall

A demon, a duke in hell. Sometimes 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. Also referred to as Walpurgis Night.

Wand of Jacob

A rod which was said to have the power to conjure up or repel demons. In some references, identified as Wand of Jacob.

warlock

A magician: a demon. Sometimes known as warlock, femalewitch or femalewitch.

Wasboga

A demon. Also identified as Wasboga.

water-bull

An amphibious monster in the form of a bull. On occassion, identified as water-bull, Scottish tarbh uisge or Scottish tarbh uisge.

waterman

Mythical being living in water. Also known as waterman.

weasel

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Well of Life

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werewolf

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whale

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whirlpool

A sea-monster like a whale. Also known as whirlpool.

whistler

A mythical bird whose whistle was fatal to all who heard it. Occasionally identified as whistler.

white magic

Wonder-working without the aid of evil spirits, with beneficial intent; A form of witchcraft. In some accounts, called white magic.

white witch

A witch practising white magic. Occasionally identified as white witch, Orwen, Orwen or White Witch.

wicca

An old name for a male witch. In some accounts, identified as wicca.

Wicca

A cult practising witchcraft. Occasionally called Wicca.

Wiccan

A member of the Wicca cult. In some accounts, identified as Wiccan.

Wild Herdsman

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witch

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witch-finder

One who smells out witches. Also called witch-finder.

witch mark

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witchcraft

The art of the witch: the exercise of supernatural powers: sorcery; Wizardry. At times, known as witchcraft, faticaria, faticaria, black magic, black magic, necromancy, goetia, goety, the black art, the black art, witchery or witchery.

witchknot

A knot in the hair of horses, etc. Resulting from witchcraft. Also commonly identified 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. Occasionally referred to as wivern, wyvern or wyvern.

wizard

One skilled in magic. At times, identified as wizard, cunning man or cunning man.

wodehouse

A monster in the form of a man. Covered with green hair. In some accounts, identified as wodehouse.

wolf

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Wolunkwa

A name for the Rainbow Snake. In some accounts, known as Wolunkwa.

Wonambi

A name for the Rainbow Snake. In some accounts, identified as Wonambi, Worombi or Worombi.

wood-spirit

A spirit living in the forest. Also identified as wood-spirit.

woodhouse

A satyr or faun: a minor woodland. God: a god of shepherds. Occasionally known as woodhouse, ooser, ooser, woodwose, woodwose, wooser, wooser, (w)ooser or (w)ooser.

worm

An old name for a dragon or serpent. In some references, called worm, dragon, dragon, drake, Celestial Stag or also Celestial Stag.

wraith

An apparition: the spirit of one dead or alive. Also called wraith, fetch, fetch, German doppelganger or German doppelganger.

Wu

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Xaphan

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xenogenesis

The power of enchantment, said to be given to witches: the generation of life from foul matter. Also commonly identified as xenogenesis.

xenoglossia

Knowledge of languages never learned. This phenomenon is said to be observed in some cases of possession. Sometimes identified as xenoglossia, glossolalia, glossolalia, xenoglossy or xenoglossy.

Xezbeth

A demon of falsehood. Also commonly referred to 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. On occassion, referred to as xylomancy, rhabdomancy, rhabdomancy or dowsing.

Yah-li-Yah

A good demon associated with virgins. In some lore, occasionally identified as Yah-li-Yah.

yali

A mythical lion-like beast. In some lore, occasionally known as yali, yale, yale, African eale or Welsh bagwyn.

Yero

A name for the Rainbow Snake. Known as Yero, Yaro, Yaro or Yero.

Ypotrill

A monster, said to be part camel, part. Goat. Sometimes identified as Ypotrill.

Yshiel

A demon. Occasionally 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 known as Zaebos.

Zagan

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Zahun

A demon associated with scandal. Also commonly known as Zahun.

Zalburis

A demon associated with healing. Sometimes referred to as Zalburis.

Zaleos

A demon. One of the 72 Spirits of Solomon. He is depicted as a soldier riding a crocodile. In some lore, occasionally known as Zaleos, Saleos or Saleos.

Zaren

An avenging demon. At times, referred to as Zaren.

Zarobi

A demon associated with precipices. Occasionally referred to as Zarobi.

Zavebe

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

Zazel

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Zedex

A demon associated with the planet. Jupiter and Thursday. Sometimes known as Zedex, Tzedec, Tzedec, Tzedek or Tzedek.

Zeffar

A demon associated with irrevocable. Choices. Also commonly referred to as Zeffar.

Zeirna

A demon associated with infirmity. On occassion, referred to as Zeirna.

Zelah

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

Zemen

A demon associated with the sun and Sunday. On occassion, referred to as Zemen, Shemesh, Shemesh or Samas.

Zepar

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Zeveac

A demon associated with the moon and Monday. Sometimes referred to as Zeveac, Lebanah or Lebanah.

Zinimar

One of the cardinal demons (north). In some lore, occasionally identified as Zinimar.

Zizuph

A demon associated with mysteries. Sometimes called Zizuph.

Zodiac

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Zoe

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zoomancy

Divination from watching animals. Also known as zoomancy.

zoomorph

An image of a god in the form of an animal. In some lore, occasionally called zoomorph.

zoomorphism

Representing god in animal form. Also commonly called zoomorphism, zoomorphy or zoomorphy.

zootheism

The attribution to animals of divine qualities. Occasionally referred to as zootheism.

Zophas

A demon associated with pentacles. In some references, referred to as Zophas.

Zorasabel

A demon of the east. Sometimes called Zorasabel.

Zuphlas

A demon associated with forests. Also called Zuphlas.

Zuriel

A demon ruling the Zodiacal sign. Libra, the scales. Also commonly known as Zuriel, Chadakiel or Chadakiel.
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