Usage Judeo-Christian Legend
Other Forms FormsEligor, Eligos
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Meaning & History
In Christian demonology, this was an upper demon ("great duke") of hell. Allegedly Abigor (also known as Eligor and Eligos) was the demon of war, in command of 60 legions, portrayed riding a winged or skeletal steed. He made deals with princes, selling them the secrets of military victory in exchange for their souls.