Messengers, Men or, Angels.
The Messengers can be of Mankind or Angels only.
اللَّهُ يَصْطَفِي مِنَ الْمَلَائِكَةِ رُسُلًا وَمِنَ النَّاسِ ۚ إِنَّ
اللَّهَ سَمِيعٌ بَصِيرٌ
Allah chooses from the angels
messengers and from the people. Indeed, Allah is Hearing and Seeing.
Shaytan is a jinn
Not from People neither Mankind, so He is not a messenger even.
18:50 . ..but not Iblis: he was one of the jinn and he disobeyed his
Does Allah Speak to dwellers of Hellfire?
3:77 Nor will Allah (Deign to) speak to them or look at them on the
Day of Judgment, nor will He cleans them (of sin): They shall have a
2:174 Indeed, they who conceal what Allah has sent down of the Book
and exchange it for a small price - those consume not into their
bellies except the Fire. And Allah will not speak to them on the Day
of Resurrection, nor will He purify them. And they will have a painful
In Some verses you see Allah speaking to hellfire dwellers, replying to them
28:65 And [mention] the Day He will call them and say, "What did you
answer the messengers?"
26:92 And it will be said to them, "Where are those you used to
They Speak to Allah example:
23:107 Lord, take us away from this and if we go back to our old
ways, then we shall really be evildoers.’
And the reply comes:
23:108 He will say, "Remain despised therein and do not speak to Me.
The main opinion of Scholars is that the speech of Allah is honouring if carried blessings, mercy, good tidings, and goodness. And this is exclusive to Believers.
And if Allah addresses evildoers, He is punishing them with what they had ended in, extending the misery they have incurred by their deeds.
The other opinion is based on many verses where angels speak to them, and as you could see in previous example (#1) verse 26:92.
Shaytan was not, nor is counted as a prophet, as this is exclusive to Mankind, or Angels.
And Allah knows best.