Lampiger

(Lamb-PIG-er)
Variations: Lampijer
In Montenegro and Serbia, lampiger is a word that translates to means "vampire."
Source: Gypsy Lore Society, Journal of the Gypsy Lore Society, 131; Indiana University, Journal, vol. 14, 252; Perkowski, Vampire of the Slavs, 206

Encyclopedia of vampire mythology . 2014.

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  • Lampir — (LUM peer) Variations: LAMPIGER, Lampijer, LAMPI JEROVIC, Lepir, Tenac, VUKODLAK In Bosnia, Montenegro, and Serbia there is thebelief that the first person who dies from an epidemic or a plague will rise from the grave and become a vampiric… …   Encyclopedia of vampire mythology

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