This is a list of notable demons that appear in works of fiction, not limited to writing or to entertainment purposes. For example, some are from video games and some are from Dante's Inferno. List of theological demons covers those from religion, theology, demonology, and mythology; the sacred and its study. Names of God , list of deities , and list of fictional deities cover God and gods in various ways. List of legendary creatures may also help explain what is not here. Some demons may be in both the fictional and theological lists. Many demons have names with several spellings but few are listed under more than one spelling. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Every listing should include a parenthetical reference, usually one with a blue link. Daemon mythology.
Sounding good and nice all the time is boring. It is fun to be evil and mischievous now and then. Applying the same logic to baby names, a deviation from the norm of naming your little one after an angel, or a Greek god provides you with a lot of choices. They are so different and unique that your child will stand out wherever they go. Think about a name to celebrate the dark, magical, and supernatural characters. Sinister baby names are neither stodgy nor boring.
In some cultures, these may be simply forces of nature like hurricanes. What is evil is often defined by what one believes. For many of the demons listed on this site, that is the case because my initial focus when creating this site was on Judeo-Christian concepts of evil. Some criteria I used to decide whether to include an entity on this list include:. Pseudomonarchia daemonum or Dictionnaire Infernal or is included in a magickal text e.
Home Thesaurus devil. Category: most common Unique synonym related antonym. Part of speech: noun adjective verb.