Obur

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on TumblrShare on StumbleUponShare on Google+Email this to someone

The obur, borrowed from the Turkish word for glutton, was the Bulgarian vampire among the Gagauz people. The obur was noted as a gluttonous blood drinker. The obur was vary loud and capable of creating noises, like firecrackers, as well as was known to move objects like a poltergeist.

In order to get rid of an obur, it could be enticed by offerings of rich food or excrement.