shedu

noun she·du \ˈshā(ˌ)dü\

Definition of shedu

plural

shedim

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

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

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Origin and Etymology of shedu

Assyro-Babylonian shēdu


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