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VAMPIRESA

(Vam-per-RES-ah)
The word vampiresa is used regionally by the
Gypsies of southeastern Europe when describing the daughter born of a union between a human and a vampire.
Other such beings born as the result of a vampiric union are the DHAMPIRE, DJADADJII, KRVOIJA Cand the LAMPIJEROVIC.
Source: Gypsy Lore Society, Journal, 111; Indiana University, Journal, vol. 14, 266; Perkowski, Vampires of the Slavs, 217
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