Bacalou

Bacalou In Haitian voodoo, an evil loa (deified spirit of the dead), represented by a skull and crossbones.

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Encyclopedia of World Mythology and Legend, Third Edition – Written by Anthony S. Mercatante & James R. Dow – Copyright © 2009 by Anthony S. Mercatante

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