a variant spelling of afreet
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How to use afrit in a sentence
She was ultimately carried by an afrit to the abyss of Eblis, in punishment of her many crimes.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1 | The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
It will appear below that it has been a terrible afrit, a demon which promised service but which became a master.Folkways | William Graham Sumner
The expedition of the afrit in fetching Carathis is characteristic of this order of dives.Shorter Novels, Eighteenth Century | Samuel Johnson
If it requires anything to convince me of the truth of all that has passed, it is his appearance—the wretched afrit!The Phantom Ship | Frederick Marryat