Preta in a sentence

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He assumes the forms also of men and women, of Pretas and Pisachas, of Kiratas and Savaras, and of all aquatic animals.
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Apparently the word jikininki signifies here one of the Baramon-Rasetsu-Gaki,- forming the twenty-sixth class of pretas enumerated in the old Buddhist books.
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A Segaki-service is a special Buddhist service performed on behalf of beings supposed to have entered into the condition of gaki (pretas), or hungry spirits.
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Examples of Preta

Example #1
Following as he did that horse, the diadem-decked Arjuna also turned his face towards the Kuru capital.
Example #2
That wretch among men who slays living creatures for the sake of those who would eat them, incurs great demerit.
Example #3
The Japanese narrator gives also the Sanscrit term, "Rakshasa;" but this word is quite as vague as jikininki, since there are many kinds of Rakshasas.
Example #4
A Segaki-service is a special Buddhist service performed on behalf of beings supposed to have entered into the condition of gaki (pretas), or hungry spirits.
Example #5
For a brief account of such a service, see my Japanese Miscellany.
Example #6
Apparently the word jikininki signifies here one of the Baramon-Rasetsu-Gaki,- forming the twenty-sixth class of pretas enumerated in the old Buddhist books.