Ukobach

Dictionnaire Infernal – Collin de Plancy (1863) (paraphrased) Ukobach is a demon of an inferior order who maintains the oil in the infernal boilers. Some call him the inventor of frying…

Tzitzimime

The tzitzimime (“Monsters descending from above”) were celestial demons in Aztec mythology that continuously threaten to destroy the world. They are said to be the stars that battle the sun each dusk…

Tornarsuk

Dictionnaire Infernal – Collin de Plancy (1863) (paraphrased) Tornarsuk – Dictionnaire Infernal Torngarsuk is the chief and most powerful supernatural being in Greenland. He appears in the form of a bear,…

Tezcatlipoca

Tezcatlipoca (“smoking mirror”) represents conflict and change in Aztec mythology. As his name suggests, he is often portrayed with a smoking obsidian mirror at the back of his head and…

Tlaltecuhtli

Tlaltecuhtli (“Earth Lord”) was a large earth monster in Aztec mythology described as female, who desires flesh and has mouths at her elbows, knees, and other joints.   According to…

Succubus

Succubi are the female version of incubi, although the word is actually masculine in medieval Latin because demons were supposedly sexless. The feminine form is “succuba”. It was supposed that incubi outnumbered succubi…

Sitri

Goetia – S. L. MacGregor Mathers (1904) (quoted) Sitri’s Goetic Seal   The Twelfth Spirit is Sitri. He is a Great Prince and appeareth at first with a Leopard’s head and…

Shedim

In Babylonian and Assyrian religions, Shedim was a generic name like the Hebrew and Christian word ‘spirit.’ The word possibly derives from the root meaning ‘to be violent.’ They were…

Stolas

Goetia – S. L. MacGregor Mathers (1904) (quoted) Stolas’ Goetic Seal   The Thirty-sixth Spirit is Stolas, or Stolos. He is a Great and Powerful Prince, appearing in the Shape of…

Shax/Scox

Goetia – S. L. MacGregor Mathers (1904) (quoted) Shax’s Goetic Seal   The Forty-fourth Spirit is Shax, or Shaz (or Shass). He is a Great Marquis and appeareth in the Form…

Seraphim

When most people think of Seraphim, they think of angels, but earliest usages of the term refer to serpent demons. The concept of the serpent as a demon was well known…

Seere

Goetia – S. L. MacGregor Mathers (1904) (quoted) Seere’s Goetic Seal   The Seventieth Spirit is Seere, Sear, or Seir. He is a Mighty Prince, and Powerful, under AMAYMON, King of…