Diff Errebi

Diff Errebi

This is the polite name of giant Djinn in the folk traditions of the Moroccan people. As in many other cultures it was considered unlucky to address any otherworldly being by its true name hence Diff Errebi, which means Noble One was used as a way of currying favour with this volatile being, who could be both unpleasant and savage if one got on the wrong side of him.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s