sidhe

noun \ˈshē\
variants: less commonly

shee

\ˈshē\

Definition of sidhe

plural

sidhe

or

sidhes

  1. 1 plural sidhes :  an underground fort or palace in which fairies in Gaelic folklore are held to live

  2. 2a sidhe plural :  the fairy folk of Ireland in Gaelic folklore b :  a member of the sidhe :  a fairy in Gaelic folklore — compare banshee

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Origin and Etymology of sidhe

partly from Irish sīdh fairy hill; partly from Irish sidhe fairy folk


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