The correct answer is wailing spirit.


A. ethnic group
B. wailing spirit
C. African tribe
D. combatant

The correct answer is (B) Wailing spirit; a female spirit in Irish folklore, whose wail foretells death in a house. A spirit in the form of a wailing woman who appears to family members as a sign that one of them will soon die.

Banshee comes from Irish bean sidhe (woman of the fairies), Old Irish ben side.

Examples of use:

  • When deprived of her favorite toy, she wailed like a banshee.
  • From behind the glass window, the jet fighter screamed like a banshee.

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