Tag: Creature

Daimon

Daimons are ministering beings (like angels) between god and humans, and sometimes souls of the dead. Name Meaning: Daimon means ‘divine being’ Folklore Origin: Greek Appearance: Resemble angels Some claim […]

Posted July 28, 2011

Kistune

(Author’s Note: This post is for C.R. Ward, who asked whether or not the huli jing was related to the kitsune.) A kitsune is a wild fox demon with the […]

Posted May 15, 2011

Jahi

Jahi is a female druji. Druji are a class of cheifly female evil beings, who are wicked and unrighteous demons of luxuy and vice. (Druj means “false-hood” and “deceit.”) Name […]

Posted May 14, 2011

Huli Jing

A huli jing (or fox fairy) is a malevolent spirit of the dead that returns from the grave as a demon. It seduces its victims and drains their life force […]

Posted May 11, 2011

Abaddon

Abaddon has been regarded as both the angel of death and destruction–sometimes equated with the likes of Satan–as well as the name of a place. In the Old Testament, Abaddon […]

Posted May 2, 2011

Zmag Ognjeni Vuk

Zmag Ognjeni Vuk (“Fiery Dragon Wolf”) is a fire breathing werewolf that battles dragons. Origin: Serbia, Bosnia Characteristics: Often referred to as a monster that terrorized the region despite its […]

Posted April 29, 2011

Xecotcovach

“Xecotcovach is the Mayan bird who tore out the eyes of the first men, who were destroyed in the flood sent by the god Hurakan. He was one of the […]

Posted April 28, 2011