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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zombie

A zombie is a fictional undead being created through the reanimation of a human corpse. ... The English word "zombie" is first recorded in 1819, in a history of Brazil by the poet Robert Southey, in the form of "zombi". The Oxford English ...

www.history.com/topics/history-of-zombies

Find out more about the history of History of Zombies, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2015/10/how-america-erased-the-tragic-history-of-the-zombie/412264

Oct 28, 2015 ... But the zombie myth is far older and more rooted in history than the blinkered arc of American pop culture suggests. It first appeared in Haiti in ...

www.bbc.com/culture/story/20150828-where-do-zombies-come-from

Aug 31, 2015 ... The concept of the zombie in Voodoo folklore could be seen as a metaphor for ... To understand the history of the zombie is to understand the ...

anthropology.msu.edu/anp264-ss13/2013/04/25/history-of-zombies

Apr 25, 2013 ... History shows that this idea dates back to the 8th century. The word 'zombie' is said to have come from nzambi, which in Kongo means 'spirit of ...

www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2013/12/13/250844800/zoinks-tracing-the-history-of-zombie-from-haiti-to-the-cdc

Dec 15, 2013 ... While there's a long history and fascination with animated corpses in American literature and cinema, zombies aren't originally a product of the ...

www.amc.com/talk/2010/10/zombie-movies-2

Originally derived from the voodoo word zonbi — meaning “ghost or departed spirit” — zombies have long been a horror-movie staple. The zombie film is one of ...

umich.edu/~engl415/zombies/zombie.html

Zombie History and Haitian Folklore. The origin of the concept of zombiism stems from Haitian Voodoo culture. The word zombie--in Haitian it is "zombi"--means ...

www.historicmysteries.com/history-of-zombies

Oct 10, 2016 ... The history of zombies goes back thousands of years. What are the beliefs of the undead around the world and how did they make their way ...