Aamon

Aamon (also Amon and Nahum), in demonology, is a Marquis of Hell who governs forty infernal legions. Aamon is a demon and the Grand Marquis of Hell and the seventh spirit of the Goetia.…

Abaddon

The Hebrew term Abaddon (Hebrew: אֲבַדּוֹן‎ Avaddon, meaning “doom”), and its Greek equivalent Apollyon (Greek: Ἀπολλύων, Apollýōn) appear in the Bible as both a place of destruction and an angel of the abyss. In…

Abezethibou

Abezethibou, Abezethibod, or Abezi-Thibod is a demon and fallen angel described in the pseudepigrapha Testament of Solomon. He followed Beelzebub upon his fall from heaven, and became an important demon in Hell. However, after…

Abraxas

Abraxas (Gk. ΑΒΡΑΞΑΣ, variant form Abrasax, ΑΒΡΑΣΑΞ) is a word of mystic meaning in the system of the Gnostic Basilides, being there applied to the “Great Archon” (Gk., megas archōn), the princeps of the…

Abyzou

In the myth and folklore of the Near East and Europe, Abyzou is the name of a female demon. Abyzou was blamed for miscarriages and infant mortality and was said to be motivated by…

Acheri

An Acheri is the ghost or spirit of a little girl who was either murdered or abused and left to die. She comes down from mountains and hilltops at night to bring sickness to…

Achlys

Achlys/ˈæklɪs/ (Ancient Greek: Ἀχλύς “mist” or “darkness”) is an ancient Greek goddess who symbolizes the mist of death. According to some ancient cosmogonies, Achlys was the eternal night before Chaos. 9629

Adrammelech

Adrammelech /əˈdræməˌlɛk/ (Biblical Hebrew: אַדְרַמֶּלֶךְ‎, romanized: ʾAḏrammeleḵ; Koinē Greek: Ἀδραμέλεχ Adramélekh) is an ancient Semitic god mentioned briefly by name in the Book of Kings, where he is described as a god of “Sepharvaim”.…

Aeshma

Aeshma (Avestan: aēṣ̌ma, Old Avestan: aēšəma) is the Younger Avestan name of Zoroastrianism’s demon of “wrath.” As a hypostatic entity, Aeshma is variously interpreted as “wrath,” “rage,” and “fury.” His standard epithet is “of…

Agares

Agares (also Agarat, Agaros, or Agarus) is a demon described in demonological grimoires. 9638

Agathodaemon

An agathodaemon (Ancient Greek: ἀγαθοδαίμων agathodaímōn) or agathos daemon (Greek: ἀγαθός δαίμων agathós daímōn, lit. “noble spirit”) was a spirit (daemon) of the vineyards and grainfields in ancient Greek religion. They were personal companion…

Agogwe

The agogwe is a purported small human-like biped reported in East Africa. It was reported to be 4 to 5 ft (1.2 to 1.5 m) tall with brown or russet hair. 3424

Agrat bat Mahlat

Agrat bat Mahlat (אגרת בת מחלת) is a demon in Jewish mythology. 9636

Aicha Kandicha

Aicha Kandicha (Moroccan Arabic: عيشة قنديشة‎, romanized: ʿayša qəndiša, referred to in some works as Qandisa) is a female mythological figure in northern Moroccan folklore. One of a number of folkloric characters who are…

Aka Manah

Aka Manah[pronunciation?] is the Avestan language name for the Zoroastrian daeva “Evil Mind”, “Evil Purpose”, “Evil Thinking”, or “Evil Intention”. Aka Manah is the demon of sensual desire that was sent by Ahriman to…