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  • n. Fairies in Basque mythology who are related to the Little People in Celtic lore.

Etymologies

Basque. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The laminak were well intentioned, in their way (usually), but so inept at managing the bodies they imitated or borrowed that they could almost bring down a house in their attempts to clean it.

    Asimov's Science Fiction

  • Bradamant shouted at him, all the angrier now because he had started to cry, as laminak did when their feelings were hurt.

    Asimov's Science Fiction

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