bodach

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bodach

(ˈbəʊdəx)
n
1. Scot an old man
2. Irish a mysterious and malevolent spirit, often appearing as a premonition of death or disaster
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If that weren't enough Odd also sees bodachs, shadows that signal a murder is about to take place.
On this Halloween, Odd spots a bodach, an evil spirit that looks like a black blob.