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Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian
legitimate protection, evil force, malevolence, pestilence


Author: Obsidian

(Babylonian) A demon of somewhat ambiguous malevolence: He was feared for his greed and strength, but was also recognized as a legitimate protection against pestilence. He has re-emerged in the modern world as the central evil force in the novel and movie "The Exorcist".

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