Banshee

Definition of Banshee

Ban´shee
n.1.(Celtic Folklore) A supernatural being supposed to warn a family of the approaching death of one of its members, by wailing or singing in a mournful voice, as under the windows of the house.

Related Words

Ariel, Befind, Corrigan, Finnbeara, Mab, Masan, Oberon, Titania, apparition, appearance, astral, astral spirit, brownie, cluricaune, control, departed spirit, disembodied spirit, duppy, dwarf, dybbuk, eidolon, elf, fairy, fairy queen, fay, form, ghost, gnome, goblin, grateful dead, gremlin, guide, hant, haunt, hob, idolum, immateriality, imp, incorporeal, incorporeal being, incorporeity, kobold, larva, lemures, leprechaun, manes, materialization, oni, ouphe, peri, phantasm, phantasma, phantom, pixie, poltergeist, pooka, presence, puca, pwca, revenant, shade, shadow, shape, shrouded spirit, specter, spectral ghost, spirit, spook, sprite, sylph, sylphid, theophany, unsubstantiality, vision, walking dead man, wandering soul, wraith, zombie
Word:

Browse

Bankrupt law
Bankruptcy
Bankside
Banlieue
Banner
Banner fish
Bannered
Banneret
Bannerol
banning-order
bannister
Bannition
Bannock
Bannock fluke
Bannockburn
Banns
Banquet
banqueting
Banquette
Banquetter
-Banshee-
Banstickle
Bantam
Bantam work
Banteng
Banter
Banterer
Bantingism
Bantling
Bantu
Banxring
Banyan
Banzai
Baobab
Baphomet
baptise
Baptisia
Baptism
Baptismal
Baptismal name
Baptismally
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home