France and its legendaryogres conclude our countdown to Halloween on Euronews Culture, in which we've examined some of Europe's lesser-known mythical animals.
The name ogre stems from the Etruscan god of the underworld and punisher of oathbreakers, Orcus, and is of French origin.
Orcus is typically portrayed as a big, ugly, beardless giant who feeds on human flesh.
In her narrative L'Oranger et l'A....
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