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shaytan — (mazikeen, shaitan, shedeem, shedim, sheytan) In Islamic lore, a type of djinn, thoroughly evil, created by Allah from smokeless fire. In Hebrew and Arabic mythology, they are evil spirits who have cock’s feet. The al shaytan (plural) work… … Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology
Shaitans — (SHE tans) Variations: Mazikeen, Shaytan, Shedeem, Shedim, Shehireem, Sheytan Shaitans ( to be born violent ) are vampiric beings from Arabic and Rabbinic lore, but from that lore, their pedigree is varied. Some claim that the shaitans are the… … Encyclopedia of vampire mythology