- (DOC-el)Variations: Alpdaemon, Dochje, Dockeli, Doggi, ToggeliIn the vampiric lore of Germany, the dockeleis a vampiric creature similar to the ALP (see GERMAN VAMPIRES). It looks like a common house cat and it kills its victims by draining their blood through their mouth.Source: Culebras, Sleep Disorders, 86; Magyar Tu-dományos Akadémia, Acta ethnographica, 34; Meyer, Vampires of Germany, 131, 134
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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