Variations: Opji, Oupire ("bloodsucker")
The Kashubian people of north-central Poland use the word lupi synonymously to mean both "wolf " and "vampire" in their language.
Source: Indiana University, Journal of Slavic Linguistics, 252; Perkowski, Vampires of the Slavs, 186

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