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Definition of the noun Angromainyus

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  1. The opposite of the God of Abraham. Erroneously thought of as Satan (meaning simply: "adversary") Angromainyus is the anti-God, or antitheses and has been from the beginning - even before creation. Often represented as a serpent, Angromainyus is death, disease and darkness. Angromainyus is not a fallen angel and therefore not subject to the overlordship of God as Satan is. Angromainyus is supposed to be in some form of inescapable prison, and bound for all eternity. It is said that if Angromainyus were to be released, then all creation would be un-done. The formula (instructions, spell or ritual) for which is contained in separate pieces in the various Grimoir books that have appeared over the centuries. ref from: "Fallen Angels in Jewish, Christian and Mohammedan Literature." by Leo Jung, Philadelphia: Dropsie College 1926.

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Google previewDictionary of Christian Biography and Literature (1911)

by Wace, Henry

the original good from whom nothing but good can proceed; on the other side original evil ( AngroMainyus), ...

Google previewDictionary of Angels (1967)

by Gustav Davidson

Angromainyus — an early form of Ahriman, the Zoroastrian equivalent of the Judaeo-Christian Satan, ...

Google previewThe popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1877)

by Popular encyclopedia

the author of all good, resides in the first ; in the other, Ahrimau (Angromainyus), the source of all evil, moral as well as physical. Around the throne of Ormuzd stand the seven Amshaspands (archangels), the princes of light. The Izeds, the genii of all that is good, of whatever kind, are subordinate to them; and to these the Fervers. In the same way the kingdom of darkness under Ahriman is arranged. H is throne is surrounded by the seven superior Dovs, the ...

Google previewThe National Encyclopedia of Reference (1915)

Authoritative, Practical, Complete : an American Library Embracing Science, Sociology, Philosophy, History, Fine Arts, Languages, Religion, Law, Literature, Useful Arts, and the Many Thousands of Subjects Into which They Branch by Charles Annandale, Francis Thomas Furey, Walter Hart Blumenthal

Ahriman (li'ri-man; in the Zend Angromainyus, 'spirit of evil or annihilation,'), according to the dualistic doctrine of Zoroaster, the origin or the personification of evil, sovereign of the Devas or evil spirits, lord of darkness and of death. being thus opposed to Ormuzd ( Ahuramazda), the spirit ...

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