The Word of the Day is Banshee,

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Word of the Day Challenge

WordofthedayheaderimageThe Word of the Day is BANSHEE.

(in Irish legend) a female spirit whose wailing warns of an impending death in a house.
A banshee (/ˈbænʃ/BAN-shee;Modern Irishbean sí, fromOld Irish:ben síde,pronounced[bʲen ˈʃiːðʲe], “woman of thefairy mound” or “fairy woman”) is a femalespiritinIrish folklorewho heralds the death of a family member,[1]usually by wailing, shrieking, orkeening. Her name is connected to the mythologically importanttumulior “mounds” that dot theIrishcountryside, which are known assíde(singularsíd) in Old Irish.[2]

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