afreet, afrit; afrite

[aefri:t, -rait]
noun
demon, hudoben velikan (iz islamske mitologije)

English-Slovenian dictionary. 2013.

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  • Afrit — (AFF reet) Variations: Afreet, Afreeti, Afrite, Efreet, Efreeti, Efrit, Ifreet, Ifrit African and Muslim folklore alike speak of a vampiric spirit called the afrit, or afriti when found in numbers. Its name means blood drinking nomad. When a… …   Encyclopedia of vampire mythology

  • Afrite — Afrit Af rit, Afrite Af rite, Afreet Af reet, n. [Arab. ifr[=i]t.] (Moham. Myth.) A powerful evil jinnee, demon, or monstrous giant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Afreet — Afrit Af rit, Afrite Af rite, Afreet Af reet, n. [Arab. ifr[=i]t.] (Moham. Myth.) A powerful evil jinnee, demon, or monstrous giant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Afrit — Af rit, Afrite Af rite, Afreet Af reet, n. [Arab. ifr[=i]t.] (Moham. Myth.) A powerful evil jinnee, demon, or monstrous giant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • afrite — I. noun see afreet II. see afrit …   Useful english dictionary

  • ifrit — ▪ Islamic mythology also spelled  afreet,  afrit,  afrite , or  efreet , Arabic (male)  ʿifrīt , or (female)  ʿifrītah        in Islāmic mythology, a class of infernal jinn (spirits below the level of angels and devils) noted for their strength… …   Universalium


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