Names of Satan

There are many names which have used to refer to Satan over the centuries the following list is from the Satanic Bible by Anton LaVey.


SATAN – (Hebrew) adversary, opposite, accuser, Lord of fire, the inferno, the south

LUCIFER – (Roman) bringer of light, enlightenment, the air, the morning star, the east

BELIAL – (Hebrew) without a master, baseness of the earth, independence, the north

LEVIATHAN – (Hebrew) the serpent out of the deeps, the sea, the west


Abaddon – (Hebrew) the destroyer Adramelech – Samarian devil
Ahpuch – Mayan devil
Ahriman – Mazdean devil
Amon – Egyptian ram-headed god of life and reproduction
Apollyon – Greek synonym for Satan, the arch fiend
Asmodeus – Hebrew devil of sensuality and luxury, originally “creature of judgement”
Astaroth – Phoenician goddess of lasciviousness, equivalent of Babylonian Ishtar
Azazel – (Hebrew) taught man to make weapons of war, introduced cosmetics Baalberith – Canaanite Lord of the covenant who was later made a devil
Balaam – Hebrew Devil of avarice and greed
Baphomet – worshipped by the Templars as symbolic of Satan
Bast – Egyptian goddess of pleasure represented by the cat
Beelzebub – (Hebrew) Lord of the Flies, taken from symbolism of the scarab
Behemoth – Hebrew personification of Satan in the form of an elephant
Beherit – Syriac name for Satan
Bilé – Celtic god of Hell
Chemosh – national god of Moabites, later a devil
Cimeries – rides a black horse and rules Africa
Coyote – American Indian devil
Dagon – Philistine avenging devil of the sea
Damballa – Voodoo serpent god Demogorgon Greek name of the devil, it is said should not be known to mortals
Diabolus – (Greek) “flowing downwards” Dracula – Romanian name for devil
Emma-O – Japanese ruler of Hell
Euronymous – Greek prince of death Fenriz – son of Loki, depicted as a wolf
Gorgo – dim. of Demogorgon, Greek name of the devil
Haborym – Hebrew synonym for Satan Hecate – Greek goddess of the underworld and witchcraft
Ishtar – Babylonian goddess of fertility
Kali – (Hindu) daughter of Shiva, high priestess of the Thuggees
Lilith – Hebrew female devil, Adam’s first wife who taught him the ropes
Loki – Teutonic devil
Mammon – Aramaic god of wealth and profit
Mania – Etruscan goddess of Hell
Mantus – Etruscan god of Hell
Marduk – god of the city of Babylon
Mastema – Hebrew synonym for Satan
Melek Taus – Yezidi devil
Mephistopheles – (Greek) he who shuns the light, q. v. Faust
Metztli – Aztec goddess of the night
Mictian – Aztec god of death
Midgard – son of Loki, depicted as a serpent
Milcom – Ammonite devil
Moloch – Phoenician and Canaanite devil
Mormo – (Greek) King of the Ghouls, consort of Hecate
Naamah – Hebrew female devil of seduction
Nergal – Babylonian god of Hades
Nihasa – American Indian devil
Nija – Polish god of the underworld
O-Yama – Japanese name for Satan
Pan – Greek god of lust, later relegated to devildom
Pluto – Greek god of the underworld Proserpine – Greek queen of the underworld Pwcca – Welsh name for Satan
Rimmon – Syrian devil worshipped at Damascus
Sabazios – Phrygian origin, identified with Dionysos, snake worship
Saitan – Enochian equivalent of Satan Sammael – (Hebrew) “venom of God”
Samnu – Central Asian devil
Sedit – American Indian devil
Sekhmet – Egyptian goddess of vengeance Set – Egyptian devil
Shaitan – Arabic name for Satan
Shiva – (Hindu) the destroyer
Supay – Inca god of the underworld
T’an-mo – Chinese counterpart to the devil, covetousness, desire
Tchort – Russian name for Satan, “black god”
Tezcatlipoca – Aztec god of Hell
Thamuz – Sumerian god who later was relegated to devildom
Thoth – Egyptian god of magic
Tunrida – Scandinavian female devil
Typhon – Greek personification of Satan Yaotzin – Aztec god of Hell
Yen-lo-Wang – Chinese ruler of Hell


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