korrigan

noun
kor·​ri·​gan | \ ˈkȯrə̇ˌgän \
plural -s

Definition of korrigan

: a long-haired nocturnal often malevolent Breton fairy sorceress

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History and Etymology for korrigan

Breton, feminine of korrig gnome, diminutive of korr dwarf

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“Korrigan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/korrigan. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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