leprechaun

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛpɹəkɔːn]

Etymology[edit]

From Irish leipreachán, luprachán, from Middle Irish luchrupán, from Old Irish luchorpán, from - “small” (Proto-Indo-European *legwh) + corp “body”, from Latin corpus

Noun[edit]

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leprechaun (plural leprechauns)

  1. (Irish folklore) One of a race of elves that can reveal hidden treasure to those who catch them.

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Noun[edit]

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leprechaun m (invariable)

  1. leprechaun

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