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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