Definition of Afrit

1. n. A powerful evil jinnee, demon, or monstrous giant.



Definition of Afrit

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of ifrit) ¹

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Definition of Afrit

1. afreet [n -S] - See also: afreet

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Afrit

afrayed
afreet
afreets
afresh
africa south of the sahara
african
african green monkey kidney cell
african horse sickness
african horse sickness virus
african sleeping sickness
african swine fever
african swine fever-like viruses
african swine fever virus
african tapeworm
african tick typhus
afrit (current term)
afrite
afrits
afro
afro-wig
afrobeat
afront
afropavo
afrormosia
afros
afroth
afrothere
afrotheres
afrotherian
afrotherians

Literary usage of Afrit

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1. Publications by Folklore Society (Great Britain), Parish Register Society (Great Britain) (1900)
"Cairene Folklore. afrit rose up and sported before them, but did not depart. ... He said to the afrit: ' Have you not heard the news ? ..."

2. Folklore by Folklore Society (Great Britain) (1900)
"Thus, if a man is murdered, his afrit rises from the ground where his blood has ... Similarly, if an afrit haunts a place where there is a stain of blood, ..."

3. The Monthly Magazine by Richard Phillips (1801)
"... verle with another word of the lame mea- fure, which the Roman poets, Г think, avoid. Such lines as the following are not uncommon in Homer : afrit i4> ..."

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