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Iblis

[ ib-lis ]
/ ˈɪb lɪs /
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noun Islamic Mythology.
an evil spirit or devil, the chief of the wicked jinn.
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Origin of Iblis

<Arabic iblīs<Greek diábolos (see devil); di- lost by confusion with Aramaic di- of
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