Personal tools

Sitri

From Monstropedia

Jump to: navigation, search


In demonology, Sitri is a Great Prince of Hell.

Other spellings: Bitru, Sytry.

Contents

Rank

Sitri is a Great Prince of Hell who reigns over sixty legions of demons.

Appearance

Sitri is depicted with the face of a leopard and the wings of a griffin, but under the conjurer's request he changes into a very beautiful man.

Powers

Sitri causes men to love women and vice versa, and makes them to show themselves naked if it is desired. He also reveals secrets of women, mocking them.

Quotes

Sitri, alias Bitru, is a great prince, appeering with the face of a leopard, and having wings as a griffen: when he taketh humane shape, he is verie beautiful, he inflameth a man with a womans love, and also stirreth up women to love men, being commanded he willinglie deteineth secrets of women, laughing at them and mocking them, to make them luxuriouslie naked, and there obeie him sixtie legions. Pseudomonarchia daemonum - Johann Wier (1583)
Sitri seal
The Twelfth Spirit is Sitri. He is a Great Prince and appeareth at first with a Leopard's head and the Wings of a Gryphon, but after the command of the Master of the Exorcism he putteth on Human shape, and that very beautiful. He enflameth men with Women's love, and Women with Men's love; and causeth them also to show themselves naked if it be desired. He governeth 60 Legions of Spirits. Goetia - S. L. MacGregor Mathers (1904)