Ankou


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Ankou

gaunt driver of spectral cart; collects the dead. [Brittany Folklore: Leach, 62]
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Nothing works any longer because Ankou has taken, or almost, his soul, which is already clawing at the feathers on the wings of the archangel as they glide through the light-years of language.
O'r Banshee yn yr Iwerddon, y Toili yng Nghymru a'r Ankou yn Llydaw, gwae chi os dowch chi ar eu traws.
7The Ankou: The Ankou is an omen of death found in Bretagne tradition.