Paranormal Dictionary


Angel - is a spirit or guide. Also known in terms of fallen angels, or angels of heaven

Apparition - a ghost or ghostlike image of a person. "a headless apparition" 


Bhoot - (Hindu Ghost) usually in white clothing or cloth. Has no shadow 

Bigfoot - an ape-like creature 


Camcorder - a device used to record/film/photograph locations whilst ghost hunting

Conduit - an item that is used in communication with spirits


Demons - an evil spirit or devil, especially one thought to possess a person or act as a tormentor in hell." he was possessed by an evil demon" 


EMF - EMF meters are increasingly popular tools used that efficiently measure the electromagnetic field radiating from an item or within a specific area

EVP - Electronic voice phenomena (EVP) describes the anomalous speech-like sounds often found on electronic recordings


Fairy - a small imaginary being of human form that has magical powers, especially a female one. "she believed she had had fairies at the bottom of her garden" 


Ghost - an apparition of a dead person which is believed to appear or become manifest to the living, typically as a nebulous image. "the building is haunted by the ghost of a monk" 


Haunting - the action of haunting a place. "the haunting of hill house"


Infestation - to be over run or infested by a spirit, demon, or poltergeist 

Infrared - is a device commonly used in low light to see in grey, black, and white format. and used in conjunction with a IR capable camera or camcorder


Jinn - An intelligent spirit of lower rank than Angels.


K2-Meter - is another term for an EMF Meter, using the same functions


Laser Grid - a pen like object that emits a laser onto a wall or object 


Microphone - used to record noise via a camera, camcorder, mobile phone or voice recorders


Night Vision - to see in the dark or low light


Orbs - a sphere shaped light like movement that changes direction. (careful not to mistake for dust)

Obsession - to be obsessed by someone, something, or some action

Ouija - They are also called "spirit boards" or "talking boards. It is a flat board with the numbers 0-9 and all the letters of the alphabet

Ovilus - An Ovilus is a piece of equipment used by ghost hunters and paranormal investigators to communicate directly with spirits  


Pareidolia - is a tendency for perception to impose a meaningful interpretation on a nebulous stimulus, usually visual, so that one sees an object, pattern or face where there is none.

Poltergeist - known as a noisy spirit

Possession - to own or have a right of belonging to you. Or to be possessed by a demonic entity or spirit

Psychic - a medium that can communicate with the deceased. 


Quartz - Is a crystal stone used in wiccan people.


REM Pod - REM POD ATDD Radiating EM Antenna Paranormal Ghost Hunting Equipment Tool


Sceptical - Someone who has doubt or reservations of a situation

Shadow Person - is a type of spirit that usually seen hiding in the darker corners of your surroundings

SLS - Structured Light Sensor  

Spirit - is a ghost or apparition of someone or something that has passed or not part of our living.


Thermal - relating to heat 


UFO - Unidentified Flying Object 


Vision - to see, either in spirit world or in our world a spirit.


Witch -a woman or man thought to have magic powers, especially evil ones, popularly depicted as wearing a black cloak and pointed hat and flying on a broomstick  


Xenoglossy - is the ability to speak or write in a language that has not been learned and appears to be fabricated and non meaningful 


Yeti - a large monstrous creature, a large hairy human like Ape.  

Yurei - Japanese folklore to the western model of ghosts.


Zooform Phenomena - The term describes entities that outwardly resemble animals, but appear supernatural rather than corporeal