Bockshexe

(BOX-hex)
The bockshexe is a male, vampiric demon from
Germany (see GERMAN VAMPIRES). Essentially an ALP, it can shape-shift into a goat.
Source: Meyer, Mythologie der Germanen, 505

Encyclopedia of vampire mythology . 2014.

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  • Alp — (ALP) Variations: Alb, Alf, ALFEMOE, Alpdaemon, Alpen, Alpes, Alpmann, APSARAS, BOCKSHEXE, BOCKSMARTE, Cauquemare, Chauche Vieille, Dochje, DOCKELE, Dockeli, Doggi, Druckerl, DRUDE, Drut, Drutt, ELBE, Fraueli, Inuus, LEETON, Lork, Maar, MAHR,… …   Encyclopedia of vampire mythology

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