MULTÓ

This word is from the Spanish muerto (meaning: “dead”).

multó
ghost

May multó sa bahay.
There’s a ghost in the house.

mga kwentong multo
ghost stories

Mga Kwentong Katatakutan
Horror Stories

pinagmumultuhan
is haunted

May nagmumulto dito.
There’s something haunting this place.

Filipino children use the cuter word mumò.