Paranormal Dictionary


A:

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" 

B:

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

Bigfoot - an ape-like creature 

C:

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

Conduit - an item that is used in communication with spirits

D:

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" 

E:

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

F:

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" 

G:

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" 

H:

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

I:

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

J:

Jinn - An intelligent spirit of lower rank than Angels.

K:

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

L:

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

M:

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

N:

Night Vision - to see in the dark or low light

O: 

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  

P:

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. 

Q:

Quartz - Is a crystal stone used in wiccan people.

R:

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

S:

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.

T:

Thermal - relating to heat 

U:

UFO - Unidentified Flying Object 

V:

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

W:

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  

X:

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

Y:

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

Yurei - Japanese folklore to the western model of ghosts.

Z:

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