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kobold

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an imaginary being usually having a small human form and magical powers
  • the metal cobalt gets its name from the medieval Germanic belief that its appearance in silver ore was the handiwork of mischievous, thieving kobolds

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The first known use of kobold was in 1830

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“Kobold.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/kobold. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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