badi

Malayan - An evil spirit said to have sprung from the blood of Adam. Some say that these spirits live in cats, but can insert themselves into corpses, which then become terrifying ghosts. Also known as badi.

Badi

Norse - A giant. Son of Vilcinus by Watchilt. Father of Egil, Slagfinn and Volund. At times, known as Badi.
East Indian - In Indonesia, the soul which, they say, can leave the body and return. In some accounts, referred to as badi.

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