10 Commandments in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Who are the 10 Commandments in Seven Deadly Sins? Their Powers Ranked

Who are the 10 Commandments in Seven Deadly Sins? It is difficult to find an anime series that is inspired by classic literature; however, “Seven Deadly Sins” is one such anime.

Written by Nakaba Suzuki, Seven Deadly Sins is based on a manga series of the same name, and the popular anime features some of the strongest members of the demon clan in the series, called ‘Commandment.’

The Demon Lord himself handpicks the ten commandments, each of them possessing great strengths and powers. But who are the ten commandments in Seven Deadly Sins? Let’s take a look.

The Strongest Commandment – Mael (Etarossa)

Mael is the strongest among the other Commandments, also known as the ‘Commandment of Love’; Mael was previously one of the Four Archangels.

After receiving the Commandment from Demon King, Mael becomes one of the most powerful demons. 

Mael (Etarossa) has the power to turn all living creatures into demons. He gets even more powerful after learning Admonition from Zeldris, using which he can absorb other commandments into himself.

Etrossa used the ability to absorb the Commandments of Truth and Reticence, thereby skyrocketing his combat class to 88,000. 

Etarossa’s most dominant powers are Hellblaze and Full Counter. 

Ark: Ark is powerful magic from the goddess clan which counteracts the darkness; generally, Mael uses this to trap his opponent in a dazzling sphere of light. 

Decree Absorption: Etarossa uses Decree Absorption to absorb any commandments into himself, to gain higher strength levels.

Tensei no Izanai: By this, Etarossa can bring back any dead person to life. Once the person comes to life, they will have a memory of past life. 

Killing Saucer: Killing Saucer is a light blade technique by which Etarossa creates a lightning blade and rotates it at high speed to kill the enemies. 

Mael (Etarossa) in Seven Deadly Sins
10 Commandments in Seven Deadly Sins: Mael (Etarossa) in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Zeldris 

The next on the list of powerful Commandments is ‘Zeldris.’ Zeldris is the younger son of Demon King, Meliodas’ younger brother and Piety of Ten Commandments. Zeldris has a total power of 61, 000 from which 10 000 is for magic, 47, 200 is for strength, 3, 800 is for the spirit. 

Ominous Nebula: One of Zeldris’ major powers is the Ominous Nebula which creates a vortex that can cut through anything. 

God: God is a power lent by Demon King that grants Zeldris the power to repeal any magic attacks.

Hellblaze: An attack generating black flames. 

Dies Irae:  Ability to summons a portal to create a massive lighting strike for the target. 

Zeldris 
Seven Deadly Sins Ten Commandment names: The second most powerful Commandment Zeldris (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Drole

Next on the list is Drole, aka Balor, the founder of the giant clan in Seven Deadly Sins. Drole is known as the Commandment of Patience. 

The total powers of Drole are 54,000, from which Drole’s magical powers are 14,000, 36,500 for strength and 3,500 for the spirit. 

Drole’s powers are as follows.

Ground: One of Drole’s notable powers is Ground by which he can control the earth; Drole’s dance, a particular type of dance move by which Drole can increase his connection with the Ground (basically an enhancement to his first move). 

Time Regression Spell: Time Regression Spell is a powerful spell that Drole can use to send others to the past.

Magical Eye: Magical Eye is a move by which Drole can easily calculate other people’s powers. 

Drole in Seven Deadly Sins
Drole in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Monspeet

Monspeet, also known as the ‘Reticence of the Ten Commandments,’ is one of the elite warriors of Demon Clans who serves directly under the demon king. 

Monspeet has a combined power of 53,000, from which most of his powers comes from his magic 34,000, Strength 16,000 and Spirit 3000. 

Trick Star: One of the special powers of Monspeet is ‘Trick Star,’ from which Monspeet can interchange between two objects, Hellblaze, from which Monspeet can create black flames. 

Gokuencho: Monspeet can use this ability to create an enormous triangular flame and launch the attack to its target; the flame destroys everything on its path, stopping only when the flame’s contact is made with the target.

Kaijinryu: The next attack on Monspeet’s card is ‘Kaijinryu.’ A dragon-shaped flame adding to the troubles of his enemies.

Indura Transformation: Monspeet’s strongest attack; Monspeet must sacrifice 6 or 7 of his heart to transform himself into the beast of destruction Indura; The only downside is that he has to sacrifice his original form if he undergoes Indura Transformation

Monspeet
Monspeet in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Derieri 

Derieri, also known as the Commandment of Purity, is one of the elite warriors of the Demon Clan, serving directly under Demon Lord. 

Derieri has a total combined power of 52,000, where magic is 1,500, Strength 48,000 and Spirit 2,500. 

The notable powers of Derieri are as follows. 

Combo Star: This is one of the innate powers of Derieri; by this, Derieri continues to attack the opponent without interruption, and after each attack, the next attack gets added with 200,000 pounds of force. 

Indura Transformation: Derieri needs to sacrifice 6 or 7 of her hearts. Once done, she can transform into the beast of destruction Indura, and after this transformation has been made, Derieri cannot return to her original form. 

Derieri 
Derieri in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Gloxinia

Gloxinia, aka The Repose of the Ten Commandments. Gloxinia has a total combined power level of 50,000, 47,000 for magic, 0 for strength and 3,000 for the spirit.

Gloxinia’s powers are as follows:

Disaster: Disaster is a power by which Gloxinia can control life and death throughout nature. 

Jumanju: Gloxinia summons a powerful Wooden tree from the earth with this power. 

Levitation: A power that gives Gloxinia the ability to fly and levitate his Spirit Spear Basquias to use it in battle and lift up other people. 

Heart Reading: Like other fairies, Gloxinia can use this ability to know what is in other people’s hearts. Basically a power to know what exactly the person desires.

Time Regression Spell: Time Regression Spell is a powerful spell by which Gloxinia can send others towards the past.

Gloxinia in Seven Deadly Sins
Gloxinia in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Galand

Next in the list of Ten Commandments is Galand, aka the Truth of the Ten Commandments. Galand is also one of the elite warriors of Demon King, serving directly under Demon King. 

Galand has a combined combat class of 27,000, from which 1,000 is for magic, 24,000 is for strength, and 2,000 is for spirit but using one of his strongest powers, Critical Over Galand’s combat class is extended to 40 000. 

Galand uses a powerful axe-like weapon called Halberd, by which Galand can launch attacks such as Zanbarazan, by which Galand launches himself into the air and pierce into the ground with deadly attacks.

Bunzaradan – Galand uses the axe to whirl and launch deadly slashes at his opponent.

Lastly, Bassari, a deadly Slash with the spear of his axe which breaks the ground beneath him in two parts.  

Galand in Seven Deadly Sins
Galand in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Grayroad

Next on the list is Grayroad, aka the Pacifism of the Ten Commandments. Grayroad is also one of the elite warriors serving directly under Demon King. 

Grayroad has a combined combat class of 39,000, 26,500 from magic, 10,000 from strength and 2,500 from spirit. 

The notable attacks of Grayroad are as follows. 

Curse: A powerful magic that can inflict Grayroad’s opponent with many types of ailment, this is one of the best ways to defeat the opponent without resorting to violence. 

Shapeshifting: Shapeshifting is one of the strongest attacks of Grayroad; with this attack, Grayroad can easily mimic her target by changing her appearance, and it is kind of impossible to see through this attack.

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Grayroad in Seven Deadly Sins
Grayroad in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Melascula

Melascula, aka the Faith of the Ten Commandments, is also one of the elite warriors of Demon Clan, who serves directly under the Demon King. 

Melascula originally grew up to be a giant hooded snake which can also appear like a human after being exposed to Miasma. 

Melascula has a combined combat class of 34,000, from which 31,500 from magic, 500 from strength and 2000 from spirit. 

The notable powers of Melascula are as follows. 

Hell Gate: A power by which Melascula can easily form portals. 

Melascula
Melascula in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Antan no Mayu: A power by which Melascula can restrict the opponent in a pitch-black sphere. Later on, Melascula can also use her power called ‘Shura no Onshu’ to draw negative energy from her opponent stuck in the black sphere. 

Shouraikon: Shouraikon is one of Melascula’s strongest powers by which she can draw out her opponent’s soul by reciting a demonic incantation. 

Deadly Poison: Melascula’s Deadly Poison attack is used to infect her opponent with a stream of poison and digestive juice that deteriorates her opponent. 

Fraudrin

Fraudrin is the weakest among the 10 Commandments, aka the Commandment of Selflessness; he is also one of the elite warriors serving directly under demon lord and a replacement of Gowther. 

His Commandment causes selfish people to lose their sense of themselves, including their memory and feelings.

Fraudrin
Fraudrin in Seven Deadly Sins (credit: Nakaba Suzuki)

Fraudrin’s combined combat class is 31,000, where 13,000 comes from magic, 15000 from strength and 3000 from spirit.

One of his primary abilities is to grow in size and strength, known as “Full Size.”

With this ability, his strength and range get doubled. Another strong attack Fraudrin has is ‘Soshin no Jutsu,’ aka Heart Manipulation that gives Fraudrin the ability to enter a person’s body and use it as his own.

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