An evil spirit or devil, especially one thought to possess a person or act as a tormentor in hell.
"he was possessed by an evil demon."2. Notes
synonyms: devil, fiend, evil spirit, fallen angel.
- The European rowan (Sorbus aucuparia) has a long tradition in European mythology and folklore. It was thought to be a magical tree and give protection against malevolent beings.
- Felling night
- "Everyone knew that something bad had happened out on his farm last Cendling night, but since they were good friends they knew better than to press him for the details."
- "God’s body, what happened to you?”
- “Mother of God. Sit down, Carter. What happened to you? Sit down.”
- “Blackened body of God, Kote. You’ve seen these things before?”
- "names were important to him;"
- "I bet there aren’t six swords in this whole town."
- Chest of roah wood;
- "Crazy Martin, who had been trying to dig a well inside his own house for years now;"
- "times being what they were."