Zanpakutō Spirit: A Zanpakutō Spirit is a spiritual being like Shinigami, Hollow, Souls, etc. that is born directly to a Shinigami's soul. Meaning, their Zanpakutō are the reflection of one's soul and power and Zanpakutō Spirits are the manifested spirits of each Zanpakutō in either the outside world or inner world. Each Shinigami carries a Zanpakutō and it possesses a spirit like everyone. They are spirits that usually appear when being manifested by its master.