The Morning Star Aldan明星 アルダン Myōjō Arudan」 is a sacred treasure belonging to the Boar's Sin of Gluttony, Merlin.


Aldan is a small crystal orb that appears in Merlin's hand when summoned floating around her palm.[1]


Much of the abilities of Aldan has yet to be seen but so far, it was seen being used in conjunction of Merlin's telekinesis and can display locations whenever Merlin wishes to look into it. It is also used to channel most of Merlin's spells like Exterminate Ray.[2] Merlin can even transfer her soul into Aldan to circumvent some status ailments, and possibly much more grievous physical damage.[3]


  • Aldan is the fifth Sacred Treasure to be revealed in the series.
  • Aldan is named after Merlin's mother in Welsh mythology, while the title, "Morning Star" refer to the Devil's true name, Lucifer, who people believed is Merlin's father.


  1. Nanatsu no Taizai Manga: Chapter 114.
  2. Nanatsu no Taizai Manga: Chapter 191.
  3. Nanatsu no Taizai Manga: Chapter 125, page 9.