Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Irish superstition, a pygmy sprite, supposed to grind meal, make shoes, and do other services for persons who treat him well, and, if spellbound by a fixed gaze, to give up an inexhaustible fairy purse.

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Examples

  • At times I see you like a little boy hunting the leprechawn ....

    The Wind Bloweth

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