Alex Dayrell

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Lilith is definitely the most popular female demon in Jewish mythology, folklore and traditional literature and she is also one of the most inspiring mythological creatures in modern art, literature and cinematography. There is something deeply appealing in the idea of an evil female character that is at the same time extremely attractive and seductive, and also very frightening and scary

Lilith was a female demon from Babylonian mythology. In Jewish folklore, Lilith becomes Adam's first wife, who was created at the same time and from the same earth. Lilith left Adam after she refused to become subservient to him.

In ancient Greek mythology, Amphitrite was a sea-goddess and wife of Poseidon. Under the influence of the Olympian pantheon she became merely the consort of Poseidon, and was further diminished by poets to a symbolic representation of the sea. (In Roman mythology her counterpart is Salacia the goddess of saltwater and the consort of Neptune; another comparatively minor figure).

Amphitrite by DavidGaillet on DeviantArt ~ In ancient Greek mythology, Amphitrite was a sea-goddess and wife of Poseidon. In Roman mythology her counterpart is Salacia the goddess of saltwater and the consort of Neptune.

The Morrigan-The Morrigan is a goddess of battle, strife, and fertility. Her name translates as either "Great Queen" or "Phantom Queen," and both epithets are entirely appropriate for her. The Morrigan appears as both a single goddess and a trio of goddesses. The other deities who form the trio are Badb ("Crow"), and either Macha (also connotes "Crow") or Nemain ("Frenzy"). The Morrigan frequently appears in the ornithological guise of a hooded crow.

The Morrigan - The goddess of battle, strife, and fertility. Her name translates as "Great Queen" or "Phantom Queen", both being applicable. She appears as a single goddess and in a trio. The other deities being Badb ("Crow"), and Nemain ("Frenzy").