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Image of Furcas from Collin de Plancy's Dictionnaire Infernal

In demonology Furcas is a Knight of Hell, and rules twenty legions of demons. He teaches Philosophy, Astronomy (Astrology to some authors), Rhetoric, Logic, Chiromancy and Pyromancy.

Furcas is depicted as a cruel old man with a long beard and hairy head, riding a pale horse.

The etymology of his name seems to be the Latin word 'furca', fork, gallows, claw of a crab.

See also


  • Wikipedia (2005). Furcas. Retrieved Nov 19, 2005

Document Source

  • This page was originally sourced from Thelemapedia. Retrieved May 2009.