Moroiu

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Variations: Orgoï
In Romanian vampire lore, the moroiu ("spirit") is a type of vampiric spirit.
Source: Davis, Literature of Post-Communist Slovenia, 148; Hurwood, Passport to the Supernatural, 248; Jones, On the Nightmare, 177; Skal, Hollywood Gothic, 81

Encyclopedia of vampire mythology . 2014.

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