noun Arabian Mythology.
- afraid of one's own shadow,
- african american
Origin of afreet
Examples from the Web for afreet
It seemed as if it might be a pillar of confinement and punishment for some Afreet who had defied Heaven.Overland|John William De Forest
Look upon him as an Afreet to be exorcised with a cross of red-hot iron.William Sharp (Fiona Macleod)|Elizabeth A. Sharp
Af'rit or Afreet, a kind of Medusa or Lamia, the most terrible and cruel of all the orders of the deevs.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.