In the lore of the Azande of Africa, a race of malevolent wild CATS that have intercourse with human women, who then bear both human children and cats. The women suckle the cats. The andandara possess a killing look (see Evil Eye), and the mere sight of them can cause death. It is extremely unlucky to hear their cries in the bush. Their presence brings misfortune.

From: The Encyclopedia of Vampires, Werewolves, and Other Monsters– Written by Rosemary Ellen Guiley -a leading expert on the paranormal -Copyright © 2005 by Visionary Living, Inc.

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