Tamiel was once the Angel of the Unseen, one of the leaders of the Grigori on Earth, and a great lover of mortal women. He was also one of the first to Fall into the ranks of the Raphaim after the Flood. With a Word that rendered him near omniscient and no one to report back to, his fate was nearly a foregone conclusion. For centuries the hidden demon wandered unseen until his soul felt the presence of Khalid as that Angel was invested as the personification of Faith, and suddenly Tamiel knew what had become of his Word.
By the time Lucifer found the elusive giant, it had already amassed considerable power by encouraging belief in the unproven and unprovable .