from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In Arabian myth., a powerful evil demon or monster. Also written afreet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Moham. Myth.) A powerful evil jinnee, demon, or monstrous giant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative spelling of ifrit.


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  • See also afreet

    February 10, 2008

  • Or efreet.

    February 12, 2008

  • ". . . talking to a wise king with the face of a wounded animal and the fantastic tongue of an afrit, . . ."
    Philip Hensher, The Mulberry Empire</i> (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2002)

    October 11, 2015