pantasma

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Asturian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pantasma f (plural pantasmes)

  1. ghost, phantom

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Spanish fantasma, borrowed from Latin phantasma, from Ancient Greek φάντασμα (phántasma, image, phantom), from φαντάζω (phantázō, I make visible), from φαίνω (phaínō, I cause to appear, bring to light).

Noun[edit]

pantasma

  1. a ghost; a phantasm; something seen but having no physical reality; a phantom or apparition

Etymology 2[edit]

Named after fantasma, the Spanish word for ghost.

Noun[edit]

pantasma

  1. (Cebu, folklore) a light or flame that has the ability to copy the size, shape or height of the thing it is standing next to