List of Ancient Demon Names

Demons are said to be evil, bad and frightful. They are said to bring darkness and fear with them to invoke a chill down our spines. Several ancient demons are said to have wreaked havoc and destruction since long. So do demons really exist? Are they fact or fiction? Whether you believe in them or not, you know for sure that there is a fear about them somewhere down in your heart... in your dreams...
| Wednesday, January 21, 2009

You hear something crawling near your bed and suddenly you wake up from your dreams only to relieve from the fact that you were in fact dreaming about an ancient demon that seldom comes in your dreams..

There have been several theroies about demons since olden ages. Some people claim to have seen them, some say they are generated out of the deception of mind and some are ready to go to any extent to prove their existence.

Some religions used to be that some of the demons were in fact Gods and some said they were demons nonetheless. Let us take a look at the names of some of the most famous and notorious demons from the ancient past.

The Demon Baal

Baal was supposed to be a powerful ancient Judeo-Christian demon. It was understood that he had the powers to make people wise. He also had the powers to make people invisible those who invoke him. It is also learnt that his powers rise take a toll during the month of October. Baal is said to have a hoarse and husky voice. He was also said to possess an army of 66 units under his sole command. Going by the early depictions his appearance was that of a man and animal combination.

Satan (or Shaitan as said in Arabic and Hindi)

Satan was said to be a powerful demon from the ancient world. Usually, Satan, an idol of stone and clay, used to come to life at the will of his evil worshippers. Satan has the distinction of bringing death and suffering to this world. There also theories that Satan was infact a son of God who started a rebellion against God Himself and this might be attributed to the belief of him being so mighty and a powerful demon. Several other theories also exist in other religious scriptures such as that in the Muslim Qur'an. According to Islamic belief and understanding, Satan was a jinn (or jinni) who had powers but wasn't an Angel or God's Son. Due to his human alike freewill he had choosen to rebel against God.

List of Some Other Demon Names

  • Amon
  • Abaddon
  • Abalam
  • Abraxas
  • Abyzou
  • Ad-Dajjal
  • Adramelech
  • Aeshma
  • Agaliarept
  • Agares
  • Agiel
  • Angra
  • Amon
  • Abalam
  • Abraxas
  • Aeshma
  • Agaliarept
  • Agares
  • Agiel
  • Aim
  • Akem
  • Ala
  • Alastor
  • Alloces
  • Allu
  • Amaymon
  • Amdusias
  • Ammut
  • Anzu
  • Amon
  • Andhaka
  • Andras
  • Andrealphus
  • Andromalius
  • Antichrist
  • Apep
  • Apollyon
  • Asag
  • Astaroth
  • Asura
  • Azazel
  • Balam
  • Balberith
  • Bali
  • Banshee
  • Baphomet
  • Barbas
  • Bathin
  • Beherit
  • Belial
  • Beleth
  • Bies
  • Boruta
  • Bukavac
  • Bune
  • Caim
  • Charun
  • Chemosh
  • Chupacabr
  • Corson
  • Crone
  • Culsu
  • Dagon
  • Dantalion
  • Danjal
  • Dasa
  • Davy Jones
  • Eligos
  • Euryale
  • Eurynome
  • Foras
  • Forneus
  • Furies
  • Furcas
  • Furfur
  • Gader'el
  • Gaki
  • Glasya-Labolas
  • Gorgon
  • Haagenti
  • Halphas
  • Haures
  • Humbaba
  • Ifrit
  • Incubus
  • Ipos
  • Iblis
  • Jinn
  • Kabhanda
  • Kitsune
  • Kobal
  • Kokb'ael
  • Kulak
  • La Llorona
  • Lamia
  • Legion
  • Lechies
  • Lempo
  • Mammon
  • Mara
  • Maricha
  • Marchosias
  • Medusa
  • Mictlantecuhtli
  • Mojo
  • Moloch
  • Murmur
  • Naamah
  • Naberius
  • Naberus
  • Naphula
  • Nekomata
  • Neqa'el
  • Ninurta
  • Nix
  • Nyai Loro Kidul
  • Obizoth
  • Onoskelis
  • Oray
  • Orcus Roman Mythology
  • Oriax
  • Orobas
  • Ose
  • Oni
  • Paimon
  • Pazuzu
  • Penemue
  • Phenex
  • Pithius
  • Pocong
  • Pontianak
  • Popobawa
  • Procell
  • Pruflas
  • Psoglav
  • Purson
  • Putana
  • Raging Demon
  • Rahab
  • Rahovart
  • Raiju
  • Rakshasa
  • Rangda
  • Raum
  • Ravana
  • Razakel
  • Ronove
  • Rosier
  • Rumjal
  • Rusalka
  • Sabnock
  • Saiko
  • Sallos
  • Salpsan
  • Samael
  • Satanachia
  • Scox
  • Seere
  • Semyazza
  • Set
  • Shaitan
  • Shax
  • Shedim
  • Shezmu
  • Sidragasum
  • Sitri
  • Stheno
  • Stolas
  • Stuhac
  • Succubus
  • Surgat
  • Tannin
  • Tartaruchi
  • Temeluchus
  • Teeraal
  • Tengu
  • Titivillus
  • Tuyul
  • Ukobach
  • Utukku
  • Valefar
  • Vapula
  • Vassago
  • Vepar
  • Verrine
  • Vine
  • Volac
  • Vual
  • Vucub Caquix
  • Wendigo
  • Xaphan
  • Yeqon
  • Yeter'el
  • Yokai
  • Yuki-Onna
  • Zaebos
  • Zagan
  • Zepar
  • Zmeu
  • Zin
  • Ziz
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Jay on Tuesday, November 13, 2012
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-_- ::sigh:: for those claiming demons are all fallen angels that is untrue! as for all of them being evil that is also untrue. i actually know several & mind you they are all well spoken, educated, & actually in all honesty quite charming :). just had to share that bc it makes me sick to hear such bs about them from religious lunatics. stop trying to force your religious nonsense onto people.
» Samael replies to Jay on Wednesday, December 12, 2012
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I believe that there are some demons out there, but i don't think any of them would be smart enough to use the internet
Jahntai Kelly on Sunday, August 26, 2012
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Why look for a power you can't control unless you have a sertian type of discipline. demons want to be with you for two reason one they need a host or two they are their to influence you.
Creep on Sunday, July 1, 2012
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I would like to point out that demons are not pagan gods. some may have been worshiped as gods long ago, and still are today, some demons, which were corrupted by opposing faiths.
Dante Reinhart on Thursday, June 21, 2012
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For the people that follow the lord, it is low of all of you to try and preach the word of god to people that don't believe its in their every right to worship what they want without any of your two senses and bible nonsense. i am educated in many different cults such as god but i choose my noris linege with the all father odin.
» Joe replies to Dante reinhart on Friday, August 3, 2012
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I pity those who don't believe in god
» Anon replies to Joe on Thursday, August 1, 2013
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I was baptised catholic but i honestly don't believe in god for all that matter. how i see it is everyone has their own belief or opinion. you can state your opinion or belief, not everyone is going to agree with what you have to say but there is no right or wrong unless it is a fact or statement.
Riaan on Sunday, March 25, 2012
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I am sure that gos exsists but..so do demons..they are among us..god has proven his pressence over and over again. pitty those who do not believe.
» Alex replies to Riaan on Sunday, December 16, 2012
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How has he done this? not trying to bash your god on porpoise but i do want to know
» Livi replies to Alex on Thursday, October 24, 2013
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God is rea.fallen angels are real demons are real.its sad that they don't believe.i'm a witness.but that day will come when everyone will be witnessing the true coming of god
Gods Sword on Saturday, March 17, 2012
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Tonight there were 33 ancients left..now there are 30. i look forward to the rest to attack in vain, as all the rest have.
Soldier Of The Cross on Tuesday, January 31, 2012
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I dont know if they exist or not. but one thing i promise is as long as there is breath in my lungs and a light in my spirit i will never surrender to them come and you will have the fight of your life .
Tyler on Sunday, January 8, 2012
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Human brains are hardwired to react a certain way to certain things, like with death or sickness or starvation. have you ever heard anyone say they want to be sick? excluding people who say it jokingly or only as an excuse to get out of school or work?
» Tyler replies to Tyler on Sunday, January 8, 2012
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No. you, good sir, are a far larger idiot than that yeah guy was, and his idiocy isn't that bad. not even going to bother going there. you all really need to grow up and use the brain you were born with. face reality.
» Tyler replies to Tyler on Sunday, January 8, 2012
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Some people are just plain dumb, and you have to deal with it. you have no business telling him how wrong he is especially considering how wrong you are. i really hope someone here understood a word i said, but if not, oh well. not my problem. anyone who understood what i said and agrees to any degree, feel free to shoot me an email. mesagamer012@yahoo.com
» Tyler replies to Tyler on Sunday, January 8, 2012
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Oh and by the way, jake? people who act the way you just did, are the reason that religious people are so strongly against anyone and anything that doesn't share their beliefs, to the letter.
Celeste on Thursday, December 22, 2011
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All mighty god i pray that you bind these spirits from doing harm to those who seek them. lord allow those who seek them out to be shown the right path. psalm 64
No One on Wednesday, September 7, 2011
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The demons really love the way you think. all of you..
» Luciferian Grey replies to No one on Friday, October 21, 2011
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If only you knew what demons really thought, or angels for that matter. .all are terrifying, we can only speculate, and it's not about being a "child" of lord lucifer or denouncing the westernised"god". it is actually making a mockery of the courts of all supreme beings, all seeing, hearing ,all-knowing. evermore and beyond infinity
Yeah on Tuesday, July 26, 2011
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Ok demons angels and god the whole shibang is the another myth like the greek gods. like who are you kidding oou i see demons and they whiper to me. no your not chosen you just crazy or really bored or your a guliable prick tryin to convert muslums. like leave them alone its they're religion let them have their belifes like damn
» Jake replies to Yeah on Tuesday, January 3, 2012
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Lol explain excorsims happending alot? lol you're dumb haha. god is real. if demons are real then god is. ghost, demons, jesus, satan are all real. get that through your head you're so jaded. you're a person that doesnt beleive in anything and hates the truth because you want to. just saying.... you are 99.9 percent wrong.
» Tyler replies to Jake on Sunday, January 8, 2012
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If someone was to believe that the one almighty "god" and the demons were real, then the next obvious step is exorcisms. whether they work or not is inconsequential.
» Tyler replies to Tyler on Sunday, January 8, 2012
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If the person receiving the exorcism believes that they are possessed, they will act accordingly. the human mind has a lot of power over the body. sort of how if you believe you are sick, you'll start getting minor symptoms.
Smitty on Sunday, February 13, 2011
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Looking for what the name lathiam would mean to any onyone?
» Precious replies to Smitty on Saturday, March 5, 2011
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Do not try to communicate with demons.it will make things worse, u need to threaten the demon with prayers to god and ask god to come and drag the evil spirit out of the person/home. do this as soon as possible or things will progress and once they do, they just continue getting worse and there's no turning around after the damage is already done.
Maja on Wednesday, January 26, 2011
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Rather interesting. but for you people who think you are/talk to demons..your all just idiots. get out of your parents basement.
» Unknown User replies to Maja on Saturday, February 12, 2011
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I double his comment
Runic on Wednesday, January 12, 2011
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I would like to raise the point that a banshee is not a demon. it's an irish/gaelic fae. traditional spelling would be beansidhe. they attactched themselves to families and would wail when the death of a family member approached.
Swq on Tuesday, January 4, 2011
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I have at least two demons. i don't have to invoke them, they are just often here. i want to know what their names are and how to speak with them. can anyone help me?
» Vallygirl replies to Swq on Thursday, January 6, 2011
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They have medication for your issue.. prozac maybe? or how about a trip to the funny farm.
Lorenzo666 on Saturday, September 11, 2010
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Demons or not i want them by my side
Dave on Tuesday, June 22, 2010
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I see the name nyarlathotep isn't here. surely it should be, for being one of the most famous of all names.
» ??? replies to Dave on Wednesday, November 24, 2010
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They only post what they want to i have been doing demon research for years there are many more out there then we will ever know
» Sara replies to ??? on Monday, April 30, 2012
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I need your help. ever heard of a demon named benal? it's ancient and i cannot find info on it.
Tammra Misiowiec on Tuesday, May 4, 2010
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I am searching for an ancient name called lizarah; demon. looking for its power over the soul
Satans Girl66 on Wednesday, November 18, 2009
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I would just like to provide you with some interesting information on real demons. they are pagan gods slandered by the church, they are very powerful and positive. http://www.angelfire.com/empire/serpentis666/alldemons.html the idea of demons as monsters is very insulting.