variants or less commonly shee
plural sidhe or sidhes
plural sidhes : an underground fort or palace in which fairies in Gaelic folklore are held to live
sidhe plural : the fairy folk of Ireland in Gaelic folklore
: a member of the sidhe : a fairy in Gaelic folklore compare banshee

Word History


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

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“Sidhe.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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