Pseudomonarchia daemonum - Johann Wier (1583) (quoted) Vine is a great king and an earle, he showeth himselfe as a lion, riding on a blacke horsse, and carrieth a viper in his hand, he gladlie buildeth large towres, he throweth downe stone walles, and maketh waters rough. At the commandement of the exorcist he answereth of things hidden, of witches, and of things present, past, … [Read more...]
Demon Description: Lion
Below you will find a list of demons that are associated with or can take the form of a lion.
Pseudomonarchia daemonum - Johann Wier (1583) (quoted) Valefar, alias Malephar [Malaphar], is a strong duke, comming foorth in the shape of a lion, and the head of a theefe [or "barking"], he is verie familiar with them to whom he maketh himself acquainted, till he hath brought them to the gallowes, and ruleth ten legions. Goetia - S. L. MacGregor Mathers (1904) (quoted) … [Read more...]
Pseudomonarchia daemonum - Johann Wier (1583) (quoted) Sabnacke, alias Salmac, is a great marquesse and a strong, he commeth foorth as an armed soldier with a lions head, sitting on a pale horsse, he dooth marvelouslie change mans forme and favor, he buildeth high towres full of weapons, and also castels and cities; he inflicteth men thirtie daies with wounds both rotten … [Read more...]
The picture of Purson in Mather's Goetia corresponds with Pruflas in the Dictionnaire Infernal. The Goetia does not include Pruflas in its list of demons. However, both Purson and Pruflas are listed in Wier's list, and only Pruflas is listed in de Plancy's list. (See comparison page for details.) Pseudomonarchia daemonum - Johann Wier (1583) (quoted) Purson [Pursan], … [Read more...]
Pseudomonarchia daemonum - Johann Wier (1583) (quoted) Orias is a great marquesse, and is seene as a lion riding on a strong horsse, with a serpents taile, and carrieth in his right hand two great serpents hissing, he knoweth the mansion of planets and perfectlie teacheth the vertues of the starres, he transformeth men, he giveth dignities, prelacies, and confirmations, and … [Read more...]