- Greek (culture)
- Flying (attribute)
- Undead (attribute)
- Haunting (behaviour)
- Vampires (common type)
A type of Vampire from ancient Rome. They had the body of the bird with a woman’s head and would steal small children who were left unattended. Stories of the Strigae were used as a bogie to scare small children.
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