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Icon of Carreau from Radiant Dawn.

High-level dark magic. Few spellcasters can master the intricacies of these fell arts.



First game

Fire Emblem: Radiant Dawn

Carreau (Japanese: カレアウ Kareau) is a dark tome exclusive to Radiant Dawn. It is a mid-range dark tome in terms of weapon level, and the counterpart of Arcfire, Arcthunder and Arcwind.


Game Icon Level Might Weight Hit Crit Range Uses Worth Exp Other effects and notes
Radiant Dawn Is wii carreau.png WiiRankDark.png B 10 11 70 5 1-2 25 3,000 6 --


Radiant Dawn

Inventory Pelleas
Armory Part 4: Chapter 5Endgame


Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Carreau From Carreau, a demon attested by the 17th-century French inquisitor Sebastien Michaelis in his book Histoire admirable de la possession d'une penitente, a common text on demonology in esoteric Christian circles. According to Michaelis, Carreau is a fallen prince of the Powers who tempts humans into cold-heartedness.
Japanese カレアウ Romanized as KAREAU in the tome's internal filename; a corruption of Carreau.
Spanish Carreau As above.
French Carreau As above.
German Carreau As above.
Italian Quadrello A type of arrowhead; possibly a mis-translation, as a more conventional definition of "carreau" is as a French word referring to a type of crossbow bolt.



Dark magic
Basic tomes CarreauFenrirFluxGoetiaHades ΩJormungandMiasma ΔRuinVerrineWorm
Long-range tomes Bohr ΧDeath ΓEclipseFenrirMirePoisonStone
Tomes with secondary effects Aversa's NightBanshee ΘDark Spikes ΤEclipseHelJormungandLunaNosferatuQuake ΣSwarm ΖWaste
Regalia and personal tomes ApocalypseBalberithEreshkigalGespenstGleipnirGrima's TruthLoptousNaglfar
Monster attacks Crimson EyeDemon SurgeEvil EyeShadowshotStone