Meaning of BANSHEE in English

noun Etymology: Irish bean sídhe & Scottish Gaelic bean sìth, literally, woman of fairyland Date: 1771 a female spirit in Gaelic folklore whose appearance or wailing warns a family that one of them will soon die

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