Origin of Shaitan
Examples from the Web for shaitan
Yet Shaitan had had her little crumb of comfort ere the end.
Bid them pause, or I'll blow you all straight into the arms of Shaitan.The Sea-Hawk|Raphael Sabatini
Almost as Shaitan took station behind Goblin the latter was lighted up by a large ship and heavily fired at.
It is a belief of the Kalmucks that this gloomy spot is inhabited by Shaitan, and they regard it with superstitious dread.Some Heroes of Travel|W. H. Davenport Adams
As soon would they let loose in the world Shaitan and all the Jins.The Treasure of the Tigris|A. F. Mockler Ferryman
British Dictionary definitions for shaitan
noun (in Muslim countries)
- any evil spirit
- a vicious person or animal