Lix Tetrax

  Solomon Dedicates the Temple at Jerusalem – James Tissot Lix Tetrax is the demon of the wind in the Testament of Solomon. The term Lix is a Greek term…

Lilith

  Sumerian Lilith, terra-cotta relief, ca 2000 BCE Lilith is thought be the demon of waste places who originally lived in the garden of the Sumerian goddess, Innana, queen of heaven….

Leviathan

  The Destruction of Leviathan – Gustave Dore   Historical Info The Apocryphal Book of Enoch gives the following description of this monster’s origins: ‘And that day will two monsters be parted,…

Fallen Angels

Hell Receiving Fallen Angels – Paradise Lost Illustration – Gustave Dore The story of a rebel force that defies a Deity has been a topic of great fascination for authors…

Belphegor

  Belphegor – Dictionnaire Infernal Dictionnaire Infernal – Collin de Plancy (1863) (paraphrased)  Known as the demon of discoveries and of ingenious inventions, Belphegor is said to appear as a young…

Behemoth

Behemoth, a spirit of the desert, possibly derives from the Egyptian for “water buffalo” or from the Egyptian deity, Taueret, about whom the Greek historian, Herodotus, wrote. The term “Behemoth”…

Beelzebub

Beelzebub in the Gospels   “Beelzebub and them that are with him shoot arrows.” – Illustration from Pilgrim’s Progress – John Bunyan Ba’al-zebub, also called Beelzebub or Beelzebul is known…

Azazel

Azazel – Dictionnaire Infernal Azazel is guardian of goats. On the 10th day of September, on the feast of the Expiation, it was Jewish custom to draw lots for two…

Astaroth

                      Goetia – S. L. MacGregor Mathers (1904) (quoted) Astaroth’s Goetic seal   The Twenty-ninth Spirit is Astaroth. He is a Mighty,…

Asmodeus/Asmoday

Goetia – S. L. MacGregor Mathers (1904) (quoted) Asmoday’s Goetic seal   The Thirty-second Spirit is Asmoday, or Asmodai. He is a Great King, Strong, and Powerful. He appeareth with Three…

Incubus

The incubus, also called “follet” in French, “alp” in German, “duende” in Spanish, and “folletto” in Italian, was an angel who fell because of lust for women according to many…