The Demon Buriel is the next of these wandering princes, who has many Dukes and other servants which attend on him to do his will. They are all by nature evil and are hated by all other spirits. They appear roguish and in the form of a serpent with a virgins head and speak with a mans voice.
They are to be called in the night, because they hate the day and in the planetary hours, whereof we shall mention 12 of the chief Dukes that answer to the 12 planetary hours of the night who each have 880 servants to attend on them in the night amongst them.
The 12 dukes: Merosiel, Almadiel, Cupriel, Sarviel, Casbriel, Nedriel, Bufiel, Futiel, Drusiel, Carniel, Drubiel, Nastros.
The Conjuration of Buriel :
Demon and a wandering duke of the air. Buriel has many dukes and servants to do his bidding. All are evil and are hated by other spirits. They must be summoned at night because they hate the day. When they appear, they have the form of a Serpent with a virgin’s head and speak with a man’s voice. Buriel’s major 12 dukes are Merosiel, Almadiel, Cupriel, Sarviel, Casbriel, Nedriel, Bufiel, Futiel, Drusiel, Camiel, Drubiel, and Nastros.
The Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology – Written by Rosemary Ellen Guiley – Copyright © 2009 by Visionary Living, Inc.