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Anime Fan Japanese-English Dictionary (1)
Specter; spirit; ghost. Mononoke is a very old word, now rarely used, that describes spirits who actively haunt or pursue a person or place. Though the spirit need not be evil, it does have somewhat of a dangerous connotation. Synonym: obake See also: bakemono, mamono, youkai, akuma