How to use barghest in a sentence
The word is variously written, barguest and boguest being amongst its forms.Traditions, Superstitions and Folk-lore | Charles Hardwick
He seems to unite in his person the Boggart and Barguest of Yorkshire.
The Barguest used also to appear in the shape of a mastiff-dog and other animals, and terrify people with his skrikes (shrieks).
We now proceed to Yorkshire, where the Boggart and the Barguest used to appear in by-gone days.
The belief in the “barguest,” now practically gone, was in comparatively recent times common enough to excite but little notice.Bygone Cumberland and Westmorland | Daniel Scott