Füersteinmannli

(Few-er-STINE-man-lee)
Variations: Feux Follet, Treasure Light
In Switzerland there is a type of vampiric spirit named füersteinmannli. Essentially, it is a male CORPSE CANDLE.
Source: Dyer, Popular Science Monthly, vol. 19, 74; Meyer, Mythologie der Germanen

Encyclopedia of vampire mythology . 2014.

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  • Corpse Candle — (Corps Can del) Variations: Brünnlig, Buchelmännle, Corpse Sans Âme, Dichepot, Draulicht, Dröglicht, Druckfackel, Dwallicht, Dwerlicht, Earthlights, Erlwischen, FEU FOLLET ( Foolish Fire ), Flackerfür, Flämmstirn, Follet, Friar s Lantern, Fuchtel …   Encyclopedia of vampire mythology

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