Rompo


Rompo

Rompo is a mythological beast with the head of a jack rabbit, human ears, a skeleton like body, the front arms of a badger, and the rear legs of a bear. It feeds only on human corpses and it is said to croon softly as it eats. Stories about the Rompo are found in India and Africa.

Reference

* [http://books.google.com/books?id=YPhztQ1VU1QC&pg=PA486&lpg=PA486&dq=%22the+element+encyclopedia+of+magical+creatures%22+rompo&source=web&ots=HvZ1ogi64v&sig=JgVE-Agtnrg3mm48rfKzQMxuQ1M&hl=en Matthews, John and Caitlin. "The Element Encyclopedia of Magical Creatures." Pg 486. Sterling Publishing. 2006. ISBN 140273543X. Online. March 13, 2008.]


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