sídh


sídh
/shee/, n., pl. sídhe /shee/. Irish Folklore.
1. a mound or hill in which fairies live.
2. a fairy.
3. sídhe, the race of fairies.
Also, shee.
[1785-95; Ir; MIr síd, síth fairy mound; cf. BANSHEE]

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