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Definition of Werewolf

Werewolf
Werewolf Were"wolf`, n.; pl. Werewolves. [AS. werwulf; wer a man + wulf a wolf; cf. G. w["a]rwolf, w["a]hrwolf, wehrwolf, a werewolf, MHG. werwolf. [root]285. See Were a man, and Wolf, and cf. Virile, World.] A person transformed into a wolf in form and appetite, either temporarily or permanently, whether by supernatural influences, by witchcraft, or voluntarily; a lycanthrope. Belief in werewolves, formerly general, is not now extinct. The werwolf went about his prey. --William of Palerne. The brutes that wear our form and face, The werewolves of the human race. --Longfellow.

Meaning of Werewolf from wikipedia

- In folklore, a werewolf (Old English: werwulf, "man-wolf"), occasionally wolfwalker or lycanthrope /ˈlaɪkənˌθroʊp/ (Gr****: λυκάνθρωπος lukánthrōpos, "wolf-person")...
- An American Werewolf in London is a 1981 horror black comedy film written and directed by John Landis. An international co-production of the United Kingdom...
- Cycle of the Werewolf is a short horror novel by American writer Stephen King, featuring illustrations by comic-book artist Bernie Wrightson. Each chapter...
- Mafia, also known as Werewolf, is a social deduction game, created by Dimitry Davidoff in 1986. The game models a conflict between two groups: an informed...
- A Werewolf Boy (Korean: 늑대소년; RR: Neukdae Sonyeon; lit. "Wolf Boy") is a 2012 South Korean fantasy romance film in which a beautiful teenage girl (Park...
- Werewolf fiction denotes the portrayal of werewolves and other shapeshifting man/woman-beasts, in the media of literature, drama, film, games and music...
- Werewolf: The Beast Among Us is a 2012 action fantasy horror film directed by Louis Morneau. The film stars Ed Quinn, Stephen Rea, Guy Wilson and Steven...
- An American Werewolf in Paris (the "An" does not appear in the title scene) is a 1997 horror comedy film directed by Anthony Waller, screenplay by Tim...
- Werewolf: The ApocalypseEarthblood is an action role-playing video game developed by Cyanide and published by Nacon. It is based on White Wolf Publishing's...
- The Werewolf by Night is the name of two fictional characters who are werewolves appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The Werewolf...
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