vetala

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi वेताल (vetāl, sprite, vetaal), from Sanskrit वेताल (vetāla, vampire, spirit, goblin)

Noun[edit]

vetala (plural vetalas)

  1. A vampire-like being in Hindu mythology that inhabits corpses.

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