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Mephistopheles (Legendary character)

LC control no.no2018059940
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Personal name headingMephistopheles (Legendary character)
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Variant(s)Mephistopheles (Demon)
Mephistopheles (Devil)
Mefistofele (Legendary character)
Mephisto (Legendary character)
Mephistophilus (Legendary character)
Mephostopheles (Legendary character)
Mephistophilis (Legendary character)
Mephastophilis (Legendary character)
Mefistófeles (Legendary character)
Мефистофель (Legendary character)
Mefistofelʹ (Legendary character)
梅菲斯托費勒斯 (Legendary character)
Meifeisituofeilesi (Legendary character)
Mephistophiles (Legendary character)
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Special noteNon-Latin script references not evaluated.
Found inDudek, Gerhard. Metamorphosen von Mephistopheles und Faust bei Puschkin, ©1991.
Boito, Arrigo. Mefistofele, 2009.
Larsen, Libby. Mephisto rag, ©2002.
Merriam-Webster dictionary online, May 4, 2018 (Mephistopheles: a chief devil in the Faust legend) unabridged, May 4, 2018 (Mephistopheles: Medieval Demonology. one of the seven chief devils and the tempter of Faust. Also, Mephisto)
Wikipedia, May 4, 2018 (Mephistopheles (also Mephistophilus, Mephostopheles, Mephistophilis, Mephisto, Mephastophilis, and other variants) is a demon featured in German folklore. He originally appeared in literature as the demon in the Faust legend, and he has since appeared in other works as a stock character) Spanish page (Mefistófeles) French page (Méphistophélès) Italian page (Mefistofele) Russian page (Мефистофель = Mefistofelʹ) Chinese page (梅菲斯托費勒斯 = Meifeisituofeilesi)
Encyclopædia Britannica online, May 4, 2018 (Mephistopheles, also called Mephisto, familiar spirit of the Devil in late settings of the legend of Faust)
Grosse Brockhaus, 1977: volume 7, page 508b (Mephisto; also called Mephistopheles or Mephistophiles)
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