Contributed by Özhan Öztürk
"Bride." In Turkish and Anatolian Greek folklore, particularly in Heybeliada from Prince Islands, Gelin is a beautiful woman with long hair and a white wedding dress riding on a white horse. She is a female demon who seduces young men passing near the graveyard and kills them. The Greek name is Nife.
- Öztürk, Özhan. (2009). Folklor ve Mitoloji Sözlüğü. Ankara: Phoenix Yayınları.