Mephistopheles definition

  • noun:
    • The devil inside Faust legend to whom Faust marketed their soul.
    • Title of a familiar nature pointed out into the old legend of Sir John Faustus, and a principal agent in Marlowe's play of Dr. Faustus, and in Goethe's “Faust.”
    • bad spirit to who Faust marketed his heart
  • proper-noun:
    • The Devil to who Faust sold his soul inside legend.
  • others:
    • A familiar nature mentioned when you look at the old legend of Sir John Faustus, and a principal broker in Marlowe's play Dr. Faustus and in Goethe's Faust. In medieval demonology, he was one of many seven main devils.

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