succubus


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succubus:

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, lascivious male demon said to possess mortal women as they sleep and to be responsible for the birth of demons, witches, and deformed children. According to one legend the incubus and his female counterpart, the succubus, were fallen angels.
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succubus

demon in the form of a woman. [Western Folklore: Briggs, 232]
See: Demon

succubus

1. a female demon fabled to have sexual intercourse with sleeping men
2. any evil demon
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The demonic succubus may destroy the Nazi commander in the Channel Islands, but she remains behind, awaiting the arrival of more fresh meat.
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He describes Lilith as an alluring succubus who enthralls Mr Vane even after he learns about her murdering children, including her own daughter, since she had been warned her child would cause her own downfall.
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Masculine shame; from succubus to the eternal feminine.
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