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According to Japanese legend, a vengeful spirit of a Buddhist priest, embodied in the iron rat.

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Погостник

Pogostick or the Owner of the cemetery there is this creature in different mythologies under various names. The Slavs called him Father Girl, bones Bone, of Hozyayushka, the King of the Cemetery, the old Man, the owner of the Churchyard, etc., Sometimes think that this creature is female. It depends on the version of origin, which adheres to the people.

There are several opinions about its origin. Some believe that he is the first dead man who is buried in this cemetery, and someone,the hours he is the personification of all the dead who are buried in it.

anthropomorphic creature, sounds without visible sources, restless spirit, helps to find the lost thing, turns into an animal, turns into fog, tanypodinae creature
Поронец

In Polish mythology small a malicious demon, who becomes deceased before birth or before baptism the baby. It's a little reminiscent of a fledgling chick, which is solely to harm pregnant women and new mothers by sucking their blood.

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the little creature, restless spirit, drinking the blood
Панны-зайцы

The ghosts of Bobowicko of the castle in Silesian Voivodeship, Poland that look like rabbits with a girlish faces.

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animal body parts, restless spirit
Отсо

The spirit of the bear in Finnish folklore. In some traditions, the bear was considered a man who left the community and transformed by the power of the forest. The bear, of course, is the most revered animal in the beliefs of many peoples. Sustevol was a sacred ritual of Palena, in which the bear's spirit in the form of his skull, which remained in a sacred clearing, people brought gifts.

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restless spirit
Осаби

In the area of Nobeoka (Miyazaki Prefecture) was described atmospheric Ghost lights. On a rainy night in the pond, known as pond Mizuma (Misumaike), there are two fireball. It was said that the woman lent osa (a guide for yarn on a loom) to the other woman, but when she returned to pick it up they had a fight and fell into the pond. They turned into atmospheric Ghost fire. Legend has it that misfortune happens to everyone who sees this fire.

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a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit, the harbinger of death
Призрак

The soul or spirit of a deceased person, manifested in visible form or other in real life (invisible and intangible sense of presence to an almost realistic observations).

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anthropomorphic creature, changes form, restless spirit, translucent, predicts the future, goes through walls
Призрак Каталины Леркаро

The Ghost girl of Italian-Canarian origin, who did not want to marry the old man and crashed jumping into a well. The body was buried in one of the rooms of the mansion, statehouse. It is said that her restless spirit wanders the halls of the Museum of history of Tenerife. The Museum staff say that they heard strange voices and repeating the steps on the top floor of the building.

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anthropomorphic creature, sounds without visible sources, restless spirit
Сияющий мальчик

Shining boy or kindermorderinn is mostly found in Germany. He is the Ghost of a child who was killed by their own mother. Such restless spirits are harbingers of disaster and death. Usually they look like glowing naked little boys or (much less frequently) girls. Light can be different colors.

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anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit, the harbinger of death, the glowing areas of the body
Сакабасира

In Japanese mythology, the angry spirits of tree leaves that appear where the support post is installed upside down (not as the tree grew). They creak and groan, imitating the sound's sagging beams, and sometimes even say the whole phrase, e.g., "my Neck hurts!", can cause Democratie, breaking things in the house and even cause a fire.

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hurting people, sounds without visible sources, flying objects, breaks technique, restless spirit, fire with no apparent source, spontaneously moving objects
Сагари

In Japanese mythology, one of the most strange youkai, legends which are widespread in the prefectures of Fukuoka and Kumamoto in Kyushu. This is the living head of a dead horse hanging from the tree.

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restless spirit, a separate part of the body
Рокурокуби

A creature from Japanese mythology. Day it looks like a normal woman but at night turns into a vampire. The head of the creature is able to fly on the neck, stretching to incredible lengths.

This head flies around and drinks the blood of sleeping people, and sometimes she eats them completely. If the head of the creature is able to move otdelnoe from the body, without articulation with the neck, then this spirit is called Nukekubi.

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anthropomorphic creature, flying creature, restless spirit, a separate part of the body, drinking the blood, stretches limbs
Орт

Mystical a DoppelgangeR of the man of the mythology of the peoples of the Komi Republic. It appears from the first seconds of a baby's life and accompanies him till death, being always outside the human body. To see him could only outsiders, but not the man himself.

anthropomorphic creature, hurting people, sounds without visible sources, a small light at the earth's surface, unusual sounds, restless spirit, helps, turns into an animal, turns into a human, the harbinger of death
Окику-муси

According to Japanese folklore, this mysterious insect, which supposedly was reborn spirit of the innocent dead girl, drowned in the well.

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restless spirit
Мути

In the mythology of the peoples of the Komi Republic, the common name of the evil spirit, the evil forces. It's the devil, devil, devil, all undead, ghosts and strange phenomena and occurrences.

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vision from another time, hurting people, sexual relations with the victim, burn marks, living dead, fluid with no apparent source, makes you wander, animal body parts, sounds without visible sources, induces pregnancy, the distortion of time, flying objects, breaks technique, restless spirit, fire with no apparent source, spontaneous combustion, spontaneously moving objects
Мулло

In ciganskom folklore "of moulleau" (mull). do you mean "dead dead", but the same word is called and the "living dead." The restless dead may be the result of the murder, and failure to comply with burial rites. In the first case of moulleau must hunt down his killer and get revenge, and only after that he can calm down. In the second case, the Ghost is near his body and asks passers-by to bury him and/or tell relatives about his death. He may have supernatural abilities: flight, powers, etc. the walking dead (ghoul) may also be a vampire.

anthropomorphic creature, hurting people, sexual relations with the victim, living dead, flying creature, restless spirit, bloodless victim, drinking the blood, superpowered creature
Мудди Дуу

Creature from the folklore of the Isle of man. It's a black dog that lives exclusively in the castle Drank. It is described as "large, about the size of a calf, with eyes like pewter plates".

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high being, hairy creature, the unusual shape of the eyes, restless spirit
Морой

A kind of vampire in Romanian mythology. A female Moroi is called moroaica. It's the Ghost of a dead person left the grave. The Moroi are living vampires, whereas Strigoi — vampires risen from the dead. Someone can call and a simple Ghost.

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anthropomorphic creature, hurting people, restless spirit, bloodless victim, drinking the blood
Неупокоенные духи

In the views of almost any mythology, there are the souls of people who for whatever reason are unable to leave this world. Typically, these consider the souls of people who died suddenly, very young, gone from this world tragically (often the death is violent, associated with wars, epidemics). Sometimes they are called "publicans" - i.e., the soul, which mytestou due to the fact that someone or something is holding (unfinished business, grief of loved ones, etc.).

restless spirit
Нидагрисур

In the folklore of the Faroe Islands Sodagreen regarded as the spirit of a person or child is often the child of the murdered mother. The size does not exceed a newborn child, rounded, dark brown in color and moves on all fours. A harbinger of death, if it runs between your legs.

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restless spirit, the harbinger of death
Окику

In Japanese folklore, a Ghost of a maid, unjustly accused of stealing plates of expensive China. She comes in and counts out loud cymbals. The. who will hear this account should soon die. After she says "nine," emits a terrifying scream, and begins to count again.

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anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit, the harbinger of death
Оитэкэ-бори

In Japanese folklore, local Ghost town of Honjo in Tokyo's Sumida district, living in the channel and aimed at fishermen who stray too close to his home.

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restless spirit
Обораби

In the legends of the island mass Media in the Prefecture Ehime Prefecture has a character, which they say that this spiritual fire of the deceased person. In the village of Miyakubo the same Prefecture (Imabari now ) they are known as atmospheric Ghost lights that appear over the sea or on the graves.

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a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit
Нодэра-бо

In Japanese mythology, dressed in rags, a skinny Ghost of a monk who wanders at night among the ruins of abandoned temples, ringing bells.

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anthropomorphic creature, sounds without visible sources, restless spirit
Слуа

Dead army in the Scottish and Irish folklore. These restless spirits soar in the clouds, continuing to fight. You can hear their shouts and clang of weapons.

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anthropomorphic creature, unusual sounds, restless spirit, translucent
Сориканко

In the legends of Swire (Odachi, Hachinohe, Aomori Prefecture), a beautiful girl named Kanko received many proposals for marriage but refused them all, as she liked someone else. One of her suitors buried her alive in the river Niida, and it turned into a atmospheric Ghost light that is able to fly. When there was later built a cement plant, was added a small temple of Kanko.

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a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit
Чаргавы

In Belarusian folklore, the last of a number buried in the cemetery, acting as the protector of the village before he died. Can be considered a harbinger of death, while struggling to postpone it.

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restless spirit, the harbinger of death
Церковный Грим

Being from English and Scandinavian folklore. It was considered the spirit of the Church. He could appear in the form of a black dog or a small black man.

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anthropomorphic creature, changes form, hairy creature, restless spirit, turns into an animal
Хонэ-онна

In Japanese mythology, the Ghost of a woman in love, suck the life force from her lover.

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anthropomorphic creature, sexual relations with the victim, restless spirit, it feeds on life energy
Хитодама

In Japanese folklore, the souls of the newly dead, which take the form of the mysterious lights. They are also known as onibi (demonic lights").

It is assumed that these lights are crashing pale blue or green spheres with long tails. Usually tell that hitodama appears in the summer, near the cemeteries, dark forests, or near a dying person, as a manifestation of the soul leaving the body (although some say they saw these lights just before the birth of a child).

makes you wander, a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit
Черная свинья оршанского млына

According to local legend, the once well-known in Orsha (town in the Vitebsk region of the Republic of Belarus) near the old water mill is often seen a black pig who appears from nowhere and disappearing into nowhere.

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large creature, hairy creature, restless spirit
Чёрный альпинист

A mythical entity or a Ghost from the folklore of the mountaineers of the countries of the former USSR.

According to legend, the black climber was once a living person, but died in mountains in mysterious circumstances, and now roams the mountains, sometimes meeting with the climbers and engage them in contact. Described as a human figure with an indistinguishable face underneath a black mask or just a very dark, black clothes.

anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit, helps you find your way
Юртoм морт

The dead spirit in the form of a headless man in the mythology of the peoples of the Komi Republic. He appears at night, looking for his head on R. Mityureva (where "mort" is "person", "Yur"- "head", "VA", "the river"), the left tributary of R. Ilic flowing into the Pechora.

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anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit, missing head
Шуликуны

In Russian folklore creatures emerging from the hole. These little men, flocks of appearing on Boxing day, harming people and disappearing with the end of this period. They are probably restless spirits. They have a pointed cone shaped head, which they hollow in the ice hole to get to the ground and the hoof. They mouth the blazing fire.

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anthropomorphic creature, water creature, generating a fire creature, hooves, the little creature, restless spirit
Чурелин

In Indian folklore, is a spirit of a woman who died during pregnancy or shortly after birth. He becomes a vampire who lies in wait for lonely travelers. Usually these spirits look like beasts with a huge head and sticking out in all directions hair, but able to assume the form of beautiful women to lure men.

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anthropomorphic creature, sexual relations with the victim, disproportionate body, restless spirit, turns into a human, drinking the blood
Чов юса ныв

In Komi-Zyryan tradition, a woman who drowned herself with long hair sitting in the moonlight on the branches of pine trees. She continuously spun, if in the night the moon was closed by clouds, the girl shrilly whistled and shouted: "White, light!" Then the clouds immediately parted.

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anthropomorphic creature, unusual sounds, restless spirit
Ханако-сан

Restless spirit, the Ghost school toilets of Japan. It is believed that this girl who died during an air RAID at school, when she and her friends played hide and seek or the restless spirit of a young girl who was killed by the father of the perpetrator or any other Manka psychopath that found her hiding in the toilet.

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anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit
Фюльгья

The Ghost of Icelandic folklore in the guise of a human or animal, chasing a specific person or all people of his kind. Could be harmless, but more often repaired in a variety of ways, sometimes even trying to kill.

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restless spirit
Тиянак

In the folklore of the Philippines, vampirelike demon, turning into a newborn baby, crying in the jungle to attract travelers.

Usually he looks like an old dwarf with a wrinkled skin, a long beard and mustache, a flat nose and eyes the size of a large coin. It becomes an unborn child killed as a result of aborted pregnancies or nenalezeny or (after the arrival of Christianity in the Philippines) who died before baptism, or whose mother died before giving birth and was buried, which caused him "to be born in the land."

Able to fly over the forest, turning into a black bird.

anthropomorphic creature, hurting people, flying creature, the little creature, changes form, restless spirit
Таласым

In the Bulgarian mythology, the ever-living werewolf, male or female. It becomes after death the walled-up man (to the building not collapsed and stood for centuries in the Foundation, it was decided to wall up a living person). His restless spirit is the Keeper of this building. Day and night guards the building, and the night is calling travelers. But this call not to respond. Turning into a dog, cat, wolf, any other animal, it is a dark night attacks on people and strangling them.

anthropomorphic creature, hurting people, choking victim, restless spirit, turns into an animal
Сэссё-сэки

In Japanese mythology a large boulder on the sidelines of Nasuno, killing all life around them because of the indwelling in him of the spirit of the murdered kitsune Tamamo no Mae.

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restless spirit, animated object
Страндваскаре

In Swedish folklore the ghosts of the dead-the souls of sailors who died in a shipwreck. It is believed that during a storm you can hear the thousands roar.

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sounds without visible sources, unusual sounds, restless spirit
Тупилак

A creature created by the shaman of the mythology of the Greenland Inuit. The Greenlandic eskimo language, the word "tupilaq" means soul or spirit of a deceased person. In Greenlandic eskimo mythology it was endowed with life doll from dead flesh.

Iglikov he was considered invisible spirit of a recently deceased person deprived of rest because of a violation of any taboo, who was only capable shaman.

anthropomorphic creature, living dead, animal body parts, restless spirit
Тэра-цуцуки

In Japanese mythology, the restless spirit, transformed after death in a ghostly woodpecker, who tried to destroy Buddhist temples.

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flying creature, restless spirit
Фурариби

It's a creature from Japanese folklore. It appears most often in rivers and looks like a little flame in the form of a bird on fire or glow. The translation of the name literally means "pointless fire". It is believed that this restless spirit whose body was buried without the observance of rituals.

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wings, a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit, the glowing areas of the body
Утбурд

In Finland and Scandinavian countries there is a belief about the evil spirit of a baby killed or abandoned to die mother. Also called Muhling.

anthropomorphic creature, sounds without visible sources, restless spirit
Упырь

Most strongly the belief in vampires was widespread on the territory of southern Russia (modern Ukraine). A vampire is roughly equivalent to the vampire in Western mythology, and has much in common with the vampire in East Slavic tradition, however, in the nineteenth century these characters clearly distinguished.

It zalozny dead (continues the afterlife on the border of two worlds), rising at night from the grave. It harms people and animals, drink their blood, damages the economy, it is also thought that it can cause famine, pestilence and drought.

anthropomorphic creature, hurting people, living dead, unusual eye color, restless spirit, bloodless victim, drinking the blood
Убумэ

In Japanese mythology, the Ghost of a woman who died in childbirth. The Ghost can appear differently: as a woman with a baby, a pregnant woman or as blood-soaked walking corpse carrying an underdeveloped fetus. Sometimes, it just appears as a naked pregnant woman, terrible and bloody.

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restless spirit
Меннинкёинен

Gnome-inhabitant of the forests of Finnish mythology. Initially, they believed the spirits of the dead but of the folklore about them has changed over time. In modern folklore, the word usually used to refer to goblins, hobgoblins and dwarves .

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anthropomorphic creature, the little creature, restless spirit
Мекурабе

In Japanese mythology it is giant mounds of skulls and severed heads that look on people. They begin as masses of individual skulls, which in the end they stick together and form a massive mound in the shape of a skull. Macoraba known only to those that do one thing: look at people. If you win the competition in the "peepers", the skull will disappear without a trace.

Its origin began in the history of the warlord Taira no Kiyomori (Taira no Kiyomori). He meets the creature in his garden.

large creature, restless spirit, the bare bones of the skeleton, a separate part of the body
Вытьянка

In the beliefs of the Kostroma region the soul of the unburied bones. It protects the body until the body is interred. Broaching produces a howling sound.

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sounds without visible sources, restless spirit
Вырколак

This is the mythological character of the Romanian mythology, a demon associated with the eclipses of the luminaries, sometimes a werewolf or a vampire. It was believed that they originate from the souls of children dying unbaptized, from the souls of evil people, damned by God and from the souls of the dead. They look like dogs or puppies, hunting dogs, wolves, often a snake. Their view has a supernatural power. To get rid of vircolacu, people had to raise a loud noise. It was considered that they are afraid of people born on Saturday.

hurting people, hairy creature, restless spirit, bloodless victim, turns into an animal, drinking the blood
Вонгви

In Korean mythology the evil spirits, the ghosts of people who died a violent death.

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restless spirit
Винник

The Ghost of islandsthe folklore, after the death has left the world of the living because of passionate love to alcohol.

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restless spirit
Вэттэ

The spirit of nature in the Norse mythology. Eggo call Vette or white (the Swede. Vätte, eng. Wight). In a General sense, the so-called supernatural beings (Alva, the dwarfs, trolls, Jotuns or Aesir and Vanir). In a narrower sense, the term applies to entities like English fairies or goblins. Sometimes it can call the spirit of a deceased person. In English folklore white is commonly called a Ghost or dangerous nature spirit, sometimes an elf or a fairy.

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anthropomorphic creature, the little creature, restless spirit
Гагодзэ

The Ghost of a demon that lived in the temple many centuries ago. He looks like a hideous demon in monastic attire, crawling on all fours.

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anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit
Граничник

He's the Dipstick or Minic. In Poland, Germany and Lithuania, the so-called souls of the damned dishonest surveyors. The creature can take a variety of disguises from the bright lights, flying between herbs, to the people with glowing limbs or lantern in hand.

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changes form, a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit, fire with no apparent source, turns into a human, the glowing areas of the body
Горё

In Japanese mythology, the ghosts of ancient warriors or nobility (and members of the Imperial house), which died a horrible, painful death, and then returned to haunt their enemies.

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restless spirit
Гонгороби

In legends from the area around Honjo-JI temple (the-young, Niigata Prefecture) a Isono Gongora but, after winning in gambling, was killed and his spirit became a atmospheric Ghost light. On the nearby family farm, the appearance of such a light - a sign of impending rain, and peasants, who see him, in a hurry to pick up my dryers for rice.

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a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit
Гаки

In Japanese folklore, a form of restless spirits of the dead-Uraev, able to possess living people.

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restless spirit
Вила

In the folklore of the South Slavs and Slovaks female mythological creature, giving mostly positive effects. Can, however, take revenge on the person for the harm done. Look how adorable slender (rarely - ugly) girls with long (sometimes to the ground) her hair and wings. Magic dressed in long dresses or veils under which they hide legs with hooves.

They can heal, predict death, but they themselves are not immortal. In West Slavic territories forks are described as the dead girl who cannot rest and is able to harm those who wronged them in life.

anthropomorphic creature, afraid of sunlight, hooves, wings, flying creature, treats, restless spirit, the harbinger of death, predicts the future
Ветала

In Indian mythology, the undead, evil vampirelike spirit, traditionally depicted preying on people hanging upside down from branches of trees growing in cemeteries and the land where the dead are cremated. Will you dwell in the dead and force them to act like real people. Presumably, vetal arises from the soul of the deceased, which were not performed the necessary rituals.

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living dead, restless spirit, it feeds on life energy, drinking the blood
Баке-куджира

Bake-kudzira,the Tank-kujira and the Medium-kudzira, these are all the names of creatures from Japanese mythology that looks like a ghostly skeleton of a whale. He swims next to fishing villages, accompanied by a strange, unprecedented and ugly fish and birds. His appearance portends mass death, fires, famine and so the youkai can curse any who saw him the fisherman who, in turn, infects the curse of his entire village.

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water creature, hurting people, large creature, restless spirit, the bare bones of the skeleton, the harbinger of death
Арзюри

The owner of the forest in the Chuvash and Turkic mythology. Looks like a naked woman with hair to the ground and the body covered with hair (except genitals). She has huge eyes, Breasts hanging down (while walking she puts them on his shoulders). In some myths mention three hands, three legs and four eyes (two front and two rear). It can change shape from chelovecheskogo and animal to various objects (branches, the sheaf of hay, etc.) and summering between the branches of lights. Scares people a variety of shouts and laughter. Could attack and hurt.

anthropomorphic creature, high being, changes form, hairy creature, a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit
Анку

In the folklore of the inhabitants of the Brittany Peninsula a harbinger of death. Usually they get the man who died in a particular settlement in the last year or, according to another version, the first to be buried in the local cemetery. It has the form of a tall gaunt man with long white hair and empty eyes, dressed in a black cloak and a black wide-brimmed hat. This person is lucky funeral carriage pulled by skeleton horses (or yellow skinny horse). Sometimes Anya takes the shape of the skeleton.

anthropomorphic creature, high being, sounds without visible sources, excessive thinness, the unusual shape of the eyes, restless spirit, the bare bones of the skeleton, the harbinger of death
Ангиак

In the beliefs of the Eskimos of Alaska a vengeful spirit, left for dead a newborn baby, returning to drink the blood of their living relatives. He could turn into different wild animals in the face of which killed members of his family.

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anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit, bloodless victim, turns into an animal, drinking the blood
Баргест

The creature from the folklore of Northern England (particularly to Yorkshire). This is the name of a legendary monstrous black dog with huge claws and fangs, which guards the grave of his master, and meeting with them is a harbinger of imminent death.

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high being, hairy creature, unusual eye color, restless spirit, translucent, the harbinger of death
Белая женщина

In the Anglo-Saxon, Germanic, Slavic and other folk traditions - a female Ghost in a white dress. Often considered a harbinger of death or its personification. Sometimes her appearance is tied to a specific legend.

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anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit, translucent, the harbinger of death
Вед-Ава

This water spirit several Finno-Ugric peoples traditionally dependent on fishing.

She is usually depicted as a water creature resembling a mermaid with long hair, large Breasts and the lower body of a fish with a tail, and sometimes say that she plays or sings, seducing people with his music. Fishermen sacrificed to her the first catch and observed numerous taboos related to her while fishing.

Seeing ved-Ava promises something bad, most often, death from water. It was considered the spirit of the drowned man and/or a personification of the water itself.

anthropomorphic creature, water creature, sexual relations with the victim, restless spirit, the harbinger of death, fish tail
Бусиэ

In Tungus mythology, the souls of people who died an unnatural death. Jealous of people who hunt for a living, lie in wait for them at the graves (where gnaw the bones of corpses), climb in at home and waiting for night to attack sleeping, sucking their blood or brain, eyes. Instilling in the person busie bring it to complete exhaustion.

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restless spirit, drinking the blood
Брукса

In the mythology of Latin America, Being exclusively female, in which after death becomes the woman involved in the witchcraft. By day they are indistinguishable from normal women (sometimes even married). At night it turns into a ghostly bird, attacking people and draining them of blood. To kill Brooks impossible.

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anthropomorphic creature, flying creature, restless spirit, translucent, turns into an animal, drinking the blood
Блуждающий огонь

This little lights of unknown origin observed at night in the marshes, fields, and cemeteries.

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flying object, a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit, fire with no apparent source, helps you find your way, specifies the location of the treasure
Гуй

In Chinese and Buddhist mythology, the spirit of the deceased, and later the General name for demons. GUI looks human, but has no chin, no shadows, suddenly has the ability to become invisible, turning into animals and man, to lure the unsuspecting traveller and kill him. In most cases, the GUI — the soul of the deceased a violent death or suicide.

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anthropomorphic creature, no shadow, restless spirit, turns into an animal, turns into a human
Джосенеби

In Yomihon was a man who had made his capital initially from the sale of Josen (candy made from the juice of cooked Rehmannia Glutinosa) who was killed by the robber. Say that the seller was atmospheric Ghost fire floating around on rainy nights.

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a small light at the earth's surface, restless spirit
Кружевная Джин

A Ghost, appearing at village Allanbank (Berwickshire, Scotland). It is described as a bloody ghostly figure of a woman in a lace dress.

anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit
Красная шапка

In the folklore of the British Isles, the Red cap or the Red cap is a humanoid creature of small stature, a male, living in the ancient towers and castles in which the crimes were committed. It is believed to be the restless spirit that loves to tint his cap in human blood. According to another version is a good spirit, which brings good luck.

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restless spirit
Корриларио

In Portuguese folklore, being in the form of a dog, which are dead souls.

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hairy creature, restless spirit
Кикимора

In Russian and Belarusian mifologicheskie, character, predominantly female, living in a human dwelling and other structures that bring harm and trouble to the economy and people.

The creature was turned from the restless spirit of the deceased "wrong death" or could be magically sent to the house of ill-wishers (placing him in a magical object, often a doll, which then came to life).

anthropomorphic creature, hurting people, choking victim, fluid with no apparent source, sounds without visible sources, flying objects, breaks technique, restless spirit, fire with no apparent source, spontaneously moving objects
Куко

In Japanese and Chinese folklore, a type of kitsune, the "air Fox". Can use any magic, but only to help weak or for the benefit of people.

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restless spirit, helps
Кулэма

In the mythology of the Komi Republic Kulma or kulama is dead, but continues the posthumous existence of man.

While in the world of the living, he has supernatural qualities and is for live the guardian spirit ("parent"), or evil spirit, if he died a natural death ("zaloznyy dead").

hurting people, restless spirit, turns into an animal
Масан

In the Indian folklore a horrible evil spirit species, inhabiting the place of burning corpses. It becomes the spirit of a deceased child, who in life attracted the kind of death, murder or torture. They usually hunt at night or day in the shade, preferring children or women.

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restless spirit
Лярва

A creature from ancient Roman mythology, the soul (spirit) of the deceased evil (according to other sources, any nepoluchitsya proper burial) of the person who brings alive misery and death. She wanders at night and sends people crazy. Her breath is poisonous. It is believed that such a soul is able to "possess" women, and then they become walking and slutty.

Some European occultists claim that "the parasite" is a kind of disembodied "spirit parasite." It's a bad desire, not made, but acquired the astral form, and became a separate entity that gradually becomes pseudoindependent.

hurting people, the manipulation of the actions of the victim, restless spirit, it feeds on life energy, the harbinger of death
Летучий голландец

Sailing Ghost ship that can't hit the beach and doomed to sail the sea. Usually people see such a ship from afar, sometimes surrounded by a glowing halo. According to legend, when the "flying Dutchman" meets another ship, his team is trying to convey on shore the message to people who are no longer alive. In marine beliefs meeting with him was considered a bad omen.

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flying object, restless spirit, the harbinger of death, technical device
Ла Ллорона

Creature from Mexican folklore. Presumably appeared as a retelling of the Greek myth of Medea (according to legend, she drowned her own children in order to take revenge on her husband, then committed suicide). This restless spirit wandering the earth, crying "Ay, mis hijos!" ("Oh, my children!"). Mexican mothers are afraid of this Ghost children: "you're out after sunset by the river — take and drown La Llorona!".

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anthropomorphic creature, unusual sounds, restless spirit
Кидоумару

The Ghost of a samurai who was killed hiding in the skin of a bull.

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restless spirit
Ичетик/Ичoтик

In Slavic and Komi Zyryan mythology, the little water spirit. It is the spirit of the murdered, suicides and drowned the child's mother. It's green, covered in leeches and algae, loves to play cards, drink moonshine and mischief, also can tighten under the water of a child or drunken adult.

Ecotec is a child of a water spirit or drowned a small child, so it has its own variety of pranks.

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anthropomorphic creature, water creature, hurting people, restless spirit
Додомэки

In Japanese folklore, cursed female thief with very long arms, covered with tiny bird's eyes.

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anthropomorphic creature, disproportionate body, restless spirit
Доби

Creature from the mythology of the frontier between Scotland and England areas. He is considered a Ghost tied to a specific place. Could be the house-spirit similar to a brownie and could guard the treasure.

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restless spirit, helps to find the lost thing, helps, specifies the location of the treasure
Дитя Красного болота

The Ghost of the contemporary Belarusian mythology, who lives in the area of the red swamp near Mozyr, Gomel region. It's a girl with eyes the color of muddy water, which invites a lost stranger a handful of wolf berries. Probably is fiction local writer known under the names of Andrew Gorbachuk and Ian Snegin.

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anthropomorphic creature, water creature, unusual eye color, restless spirit
Дзикининки

In Japanese mythology, if people in life thought only about the benefits, after death he can be reborn as an eerie creature of indefinite appearance, devouring the corpses. However, he is experiencing unimaginable torment his food that he hates.

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restless spirit
Доро-та-бо

In Japanese mythology is the Ghost of a man who worked hard on the field until after his death, the new owner abandoned the fruits of his efforts. He appears in the night out of the mud like a humanoid figure with one eye and three fingers on hands. He wanders through the overgrown fields and piteously groaning "Give me back my rice field!".

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anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit
Дрекавац

Creature from the folklore of the South Slavs. It is believed to be the soul of a dead person baby. It has a very thin and elongated spindle-shaped body with a disproportionately large head, but it can look like an animal (foretells the death of a pet) or child (foretells the death of a person). May make a bleating kid, crying child, mew, to cry as a bird. Usually appears in cemeteries, along roads or in the village. Considered a vampire. Sometimes I think that he is attacking livestock.

anthropomorphic creature, restless spirit, turns into an animal, the harbinger of death, drinking the blood
Ифрит

In Muslim mythology, this kind of Genie or a fire elemental, which is the soul of someone who died a violent death (of every drop of blood of the slain occurs on Ifrit). Please note: this body is made of basalt, bronze, and molten lava. His figure, tall, radiates heat and glows a dark orange light. He can fly, generate fire, able to fulfill the desires and phantoms.

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anthropomorphic creature, burn marks, generating a fire creature, large creature, flying creature, the manipulation of the thoughts of the victim, restless spirit, superpowered creature, the glowing areas of the body, thermal effects on the body
Исландские призраки

Bringing in Icelandic folklore are divided into several types:

hurting people, sounds without visible sources, a small light at the earth's surface, unusual sounds, restless spirit
Имори

In Japanese folklore, the ghosts of dead warriors, embodied in geckos. They appear in abandoned, overgrown ruins, where they lost their lives attacking and chasing intruders.

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restless spirit
Заложный покойник

Salonie dead or other names: eng. unclean by the dead, undead, Navi, NAV; Belarus. naborczyk, Nazi, NAC; Ukr. Mavka, navki; Bolg. Navier, of naviance, Navoi, of naval; V.-Serb. nave; sloven. navje, mavje; Pol. nawie.

In the Slavic mythology it died an unnatural death and people did not receive after the death of calm. It was believed that they returned to the living world and continue existence on earth as mythical creatures (evil forces). They could naslady disease, famine, pestilence, drought.

anthropomorphic creature, hurting people, living dead, restless spirit
Абура-сумаси

In Japanese folklore, a creature that looks like a squat man with a large ugly head, like a potato or a stone. It is the restless spirits of thieves oil, which fled from persecution in the forest. Sometimes it appear out of thin air, but more often just make sounds, while remaining invisible.

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anthropomorphic creature, sounds without visible sources, the little creature, restless spirit

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