Seth

Posted on 07/17/2012 by marina

SETH Arabic Shi s شيث
Heb. Sheth. The third son of Adam. A prophet to whom it is said God revealed fifty small portions of scripture. [PROPHETS.] In the fourth century there existed in Egypt a sect of gnostics, calling themselves Sethians, who regarded Seth as, a divine emanation.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam