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familiar spirit

noun

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  1. the soul of a dead person thought of especially as appearing to living people <asked the spiritualist to summon the familiar spirit of her late mother for some matrimonial guidance> Synonyms apparition, bogey (also bogie or bogy), ghost, hant [dialect], haunt [chiefly dialect], materialization, phantasm (also fantasm), phantom, poltergeist, shade, shadow, specter (or spectre), spirit, spook, sprite, vision, visitant, wraithRelated Words angel, daimon, familiar, genie, genius, jinni (or jinn also djinni or djinn), shaitan; double, doppelgänger (or doppelganger), fetch; lemures, manes; incubus, lamia, succubus, vampire, zombie (also zombi); cacodemon, demon (or daemon), devil, fiend, ghoul, imp




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