Tag: succubus


Vila or Vili (plural) are fairies, who live as nymphs. Other Name(s): Wili, Samovily, Veela, Wila Folklore Origin: Slavic Folklore Creature Origin: They’re said to be the spirits of virgins […]

Posted August 25, 2011


Rusalka or Rusalki (plural) are water nymphs. Folklore Origin: Slavic Folklore Creature Origin: According to folklore they’re the souls/spirits of young women or girls who died an unatural death, such […]

Posted August 20, 2011

Leanan sídhe

Leanan sidhe is a fairy-lover and dark muse who continuously seeks out male companions to fulfill her sexually vampiric cravings. Other Name(s): Lhiannan shee, Lliannan-She, Leanan Sidhe Name Meaning(s): Barrow-lover […]

Posted August 13, 2011


A succubus is a female demon that initiates sexual intercourse with men (often while the men are asleep and vulnerable). Origin: Medieval Europe Characteristics: Beautiful and seductive. They have a […]

Posted June 28, 2011


Lamiae are female demons who attack children, drinking their blood and eating their flesh. They have the upper half of beautiful women and the lower half of serpents. Origin: Greek […]

Posted May 16, 2011


Empousai/Empusa (“forcers in”) are female demons who seduce men and then eat their flesh and drink their blood. They are the children of Hecate, goddess of the underworld, ghosts, and […]

Posted May 7, 2011

Babylonian Demon Trap

A Babylonian demon trap is a small bowl the size of a soup dish, made from terra cotta. It is inscribed with charms written in ink in a spiral from […]

Posted May 4, 2011