Paranormal Glossary

Paranormal Terms Glossary

This paranormal glossary is a curated collection of over 100+ terms and definitions that you are sure to encounter while delving into the world of paranormal topics. Whether you’re interested in ghostly encounters, haunted locations, or exploring UFO sightings, our paranormal glossary will help you better clarify and understand related subjects.

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There are currently 3 term in this directory beginning with the letter L.
Lucifer
In classical mythology, Lucifer could refer to the planet, Venus. However, the name is more commonly associated with the Devil, as one of his most common names, the other being Satan. Lucifer was an archangel who rebelled against God and fell from Heaven.

Levitation
The act of rising from the ground and hovering in mid-air, usually with the aid of magical, or unseen powers that seem to defy the natural laws of gravity.

Lycanthropy
Lycanthropy is the name assigned to a mental illness, in which a person claims to be a wolf, and takes on animalistic behaviors. Lycanthropy is associated with the act of a person turning into a wolf-like form through witchcraft or magic. In pop-culture references, it’s most commonly associated with the mythological creatures of werewolves.