Wraith: Wikis

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Wraith is a Scottish dialectal word for "ghost, spirit", see Ghosts in European culture#Terminology.

Entertainment

  • Wraith: The Oblivion, a role-playing game
  • The Wraith, a 1986 movie starring Charlie Sheen
  • The Wraith: Shangri-La, a 2002 album by the rap group Insane Clown Posse
  • The Wraith: Remix Albums, a two CD collection by the Insane Clown Posse
  • The Wraith, a superhero novel written by Frank Dirscherl

Fictional characters

Fictional races

  • Wraith (Stargate), a hostile alien race in Stargate Atlantis
  • Wraith, colloquial name for the Defel, an alien race in Star Wars
  • Dire Wraith, a fictional alien race from Marvel comics.
  • Wraith race, the inhabitants of the realm of Aetha, in the video game Primal
  • Wraith, an upgraded Wight unit in Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Restoration of Erathia
  • Pah-wraith, a fictional race of being in the Star Trek universe
  • Ringwraiths or Nazgûl, from The Lord of the Rings
  • Sandwraith in Prince of Persia: Warrior Within
  • The Dementors, wraith-like creatures from the "Harry Potter" novels

Fictional vehicles

  • Wraith Squadron, a starfighter squadron in the Star Wars universe
  • CF/A-17 wraith-class space superiority fighter, a Terran starfighter in the StarCraft series
  • Wraith, the Covenant's main mortar tank in Halo
  • Wraith, a cloaking all-terrain-vehicle in the game Planetside

Other

See also

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1911 encyclopedia

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From LoveToKnow 1911

WRAITH, a general term in popular parlance for the appearance of the spirit of a living person. (See "Phantasms of the Living," under PSYCHICAL RESEARCH.)


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