A class of Persian evil spirits. Eight in number, they keep the
eight sides of the world. Their names are as follows (1) Indiren,
the king of these genii; (2) Augne-Baugauven, the god of fire;
(3) Eemen, king of death and hell; (4) Nerudee, earth in the figure
of a giant; (5) Vaivoo, god of the air and winds; (6)
Varoonon, god of clouds and rain; (7) Gooberen, god of riches;
and (8) Essaunien or Shivven.