shedu

noun
she·​du | \ˈshā(ˌ)dü\
plural shedim\ -​ādə̇m \

Definition of shedu 

1 usually capitalized : one of various semidivine beings represented by ancient Assyrian sculptors as colossal human-headed bulls or lions

2 [ Hebrew shēdh, from Assyro-Babylonian shēdu ] : a traditional Jewish evil demon

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Assyro-Babylonian shēdu

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