Definition of Sheitan
1. shaitan [n -S] - See also: shaitan
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sheitan
sheitan (current term)
Literary usage of Sheitan
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Demonology and Devil-lore by Moncure Daniel Conway (1879)
"... the Hindu sun- devourer—The earth monster at Pelsall—A Franconian custom —sheitan as moon-devourer—Hindu offerings to the dead— ..."
2. Dictionary of Sects, Heresies, Ecclesiastical Parties, and Schools of by John Henry Blunt (1874)
"... goodwill of the heads of the tribe by suddenly beginning the word " sheitan" in speaking of a mischievous boy who was placing his own life in danger. ..."