Alferez mayor. al-FEH-reth. Military commander-in-chief.
Cachorro/cachorra. “Cub.” Immature vampiro.
Commandery. Garrison of vampiro warriors.
Compañero. “Companion.” Someone who drinks vampiro blood regularly but has not become a vampiro.
Concubino compañero. “Concubine companion.” A compañero who needs both blood and sexual congress with a vampiro to survive.
Cónyuge. CON-yuh-heh. Life mate.
Creador. “Creator.” A vampiro’s sire.
El Abrazo. “The embrace.” The entire process of becoming a vampiro.
Esfera. A vampiro territory.
Hijo. EE-hoh. “Son.” A vampiro sired by a specific creador.
La Lujuria. “Lechery.” The Rut, when someone first becomes a vampiro.
Mesnadero. A vampiro warrior who is part of a patrón’s personal guard.
Patrón/patróna. The ruler of an esfera.
Prosaico/prosaica. A mortal human, neither vampiro nor compañero.
Vampiro mayor/vampira mayor. “Elder vampire.” A vampiro who has lived for at least three hundred years and can survive in full daylight.
Vampiro primero/vampira primera. “Primary vampire.” The vampiro that a compañero is principally interested in drinking blood from.