Entertainment News Archive - October 02, 2010
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WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.
Word of the Day
- A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
- A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).