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List of Gods   : "devil"

NameOriginDescription
"Adrammelech" Middle East Adramelech, a high chancellor of hell and president of the high council of devils. He can sometimes appear with a mule or a peacock. Middle east
Demon name "Agares / Aguares" Greek Agares aka Aguares devil. Wierius' hierarchy states Agares is the demon of courage Grand Duke of the eastern regions of Hell, commander of thirty-one legions.
Spirit name "Ahriman / Arimanius / Angra Mainya," Zoroaster Aka Arimanius or Angra Mainya, stood high in the ranks of the enemies who opposed Ahura Mazda (aka Ohrmazd or Oromasdes). Ahriman is thought to be the first personification of "the devil"; the supreme evil spirit and lord of the darkness and death.
"Alichino" Roman Wing-drooped. A devil, in The Inferno of Dante.
"Amaimon" Hebrew One of the chief devils whose dominion is on the north side of the infernal gulf. He might be bound or restrained from doing hurt from the third hour till noon, and from the ninth hour till evening. Hebrew
"Balberith" Christian Ex-prince of the Order of Cherubim, now in Hell, Grand Pontiff and Master of Ceremonies, usually the one to countersign or notarize the signatures on any pact entered into between mortals and the devil, and so referred to a 'Scriptor of Hell.' Christian
Hero name "Bensozia" Greek chief deviless of a certain Sabbatic meeting held in France in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries. The Diana of the Ancient Gauls, and was also called Nocticula, Herodias, and "The moon."
God name "Blinded Angel" Catholic The devil Satan. According to Pope John Paul II the devil exists in perpetual darkness because he has blinded himself to the light and beauty of God. Catholic
Spirit name "Devil" Christian The supreme spirit of evil, the tempter and spiritual enemy of mankind, the foe of God and holiness. Jewish and Christian
"Devil's Advocate" Christian In the Catholic Church when a name is suggested for canonisation, some person is appointed to oppose the proposition, and is expected to give reasons why it should not take place. This person is technically called Advocatus Diaboli. Having said his say, the conclave decides the question.
"Devil's Arrows" Britain Three Druid stones near Boroughbridge. Britain
"Dunstan" Britain Patron saint of goldsmiths. He burnt the devil's nose with red hot tongs. Britain
"Frau Welt" German A female fairy mistress according to the medieval church, the devil.
"Gasueko" Basque The lord of darkness as that may prove a friendly and helpful, but he may also appear as a devil
Spirit name "Herensugue" Basque Seven-headed snake shaped devil spirit. Basque
God name "Hiisi Karelin" Finland A pre-Christian tree god that of course was demoted to mean devil, but in the eight minor sense
"Hornie" Scotland Auld Hornie. The devil, so called in Scotland. The allusion is to the horns with which Satan is generally represented.
"Iblis" Islamic The Islamic version of the Jewish / Christian devil
"Mahoun" Scotland Name of contempt for Mahomet, a Moslem, a Moor. In Scotland it used to mean devil.
"Mephistopheles" Christian Mephistophilis, Mephostophilus. A sneering, jeering, leering tempter. The character is that of a devil in Goethe's Faust. He is next in rank to Satan. Christian
"Mephistopheles/ Mephisto" Christian The devil as found in the literature for magic & necromancy from the middle ages
"Milk" Gilyaks / Siberia These are devils of exactly what I am not sure but you best not irritate them
Monster name "Nkadimpemba" Kongo The word coined by the missionaries in the Kongo to convey their ideas of that prong-tailed fire-loving monster they call the Christians' devil
"Obambou" Africa The devil of the Camma tribes of Africa. It is exorcised by noise like bees in flight.
Demon name "Old Scratch" Scandinavian The devil; so called from Schratz or Skratti, a demon of Scandinavian mythology.
Demon name "Ordog" Christian A demonic creature from Hungarian mythology. It personifies the dark aspects of the world. Later it is identified with the Christian devil.
God name "Ordog" Pre - Christian Hungarian Chthonic malevolent god. After Christianization he became syncretized with the devil....
God name "Perkele" Finland The devil. Originally Perkele was not the devil but a god of thunder and can be seen as an earlier form of Ukko. Related to Baltic Perkunas and Norse Thor.
God name "Picullus" Roman / Prussia will god that was taken over by the Christians as a their devil
God name "Picullus" Roman / Celtic / Prussian Chthonic underworld god. He becomes syncretized with the devil in Christian times....
"Satan" Christian The Christian devil, a mere figment of theological imagination.
Deities name "Tornarssuk (big tornak or shaman)" Inuit Supreme being. The master of the tornat, the group of controlling deities. He is essentially benevolent and can be communicated with through the individual tornak of a shaman. His home is in the underworld in the land of souls. He is described as being of vague appearance, possibly in the guise of a huge bear, though in Greenland Inuit tradition he lives in the sea, appearing as a large fat seal with long tentacles (i.e. possibly a cuttlefish). He devours the souls of those he can capture. With the introduction of Christianity he was syncretized with the devil....
"Vanapagan" Estonian Old Nick, "Old Heathen", the devil depicted as dumb giant farmer. Estonian
"Vanatuhi" Estonian Old Empty One, the devil. Estonian
"Velnias" Lithuanian The devil or evil personified. Lithuanian
God name "Verbti" Pre - Christian Albanian God of fire. He is associated with the north winds. Under Christian influence he becomes identified with the devil....