Also known as

  • Ashmedai


Demon, mentioned in the Book of Tobias, who fell in love with Sara, and slew her seven successive husbands on the night of their nuptials. At last Tobias drove him off and he fled to Egypt. In the Talmud he plays a great part in the legends concerning Solomon.

MLA Citation

  • “Asmodeus”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 December 2019. Web. 9 December 2021. <>