water sprite

noun

Definition of water sprite

: a sprite believed to inhabit or haunt water : water nymph

First Known Use of water sprite

1578, in the meaning defined above

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“Water sprite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20sprite. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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