Translations into Scottish Gaelic:
- bhampairmythological creature
A mythological undead creature said to feed on human blood. [from earlier 18th c.]
Immortal being which drinks the blood of mortals to survive.
Bat feeding on the blood (hematophagous) of large mammals such as horses or bovines.
A blood-sucking bat; vampire bat ( Desmodus rotundus ) [from later 18th c.]
(colloquial) A person with the medical condition Systemic lupus erythematosus, colloquially known as vampirism, with effects such as photosensitivity, brownish-red stained teeth, and increased night vision.