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Old 2011-05-22, 13:25   Link #121
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Originally Posted by Clarste View Post
Subordinate is definitely not okay when it's supposed to have magical implications. Familiar works for me.
1) at this point I think it is already too late to change a term that is mentioned so much in the text but it might be useful for those who will translate the next books

2) In vampire terminology, "familiar" is a human that helps a vampire; he is not a vampire himself.

I researched it on the internet but I've yet to find a word for it. All I know is that the vampire who turns humans into other vampires is called a "sire", but there is no term for those who get "sired" (or "vamped").
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