Irmaat was a renowned tol'vir bronzesmith from the city of Ahmtul. He was known for forging a set of scimitars, each designed to represent one of the djinn lords of the Four Winds. One of them was the .
Irmaat also sought to craft a set of magnificent handblades. Unsatisfied with his work, Irmaat tried to capture the essence of Al'Akir the Windlord to infuse into his blades. Al'Akir was not amused. To spite the smith, Al'Akir poured unspeakable amounts of raw elemental fury into the handblades. When Irmaat attempted to unleash their might, a great vortex sprang up, buried Ahmtul in the sand, and scattered the weapons to the winds.