Definitions for kelpy

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  1. kelpy, kelpie(noun)

    (Scottish folklore) water spirit in the form of a horse that likes to drown its riders

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  1. kelpy(Noun)

    (shapeshifting spirit).

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  1. Kelpy(noun)

    an imaginary spirit of the waters, horselike in form, vulgarly believed to warn, by preternatural noises and lights, those who are to be drowned

  2. Origin: [Cf. Gael. cailpeach, calpach, colpach, a heifer, steer, colt, colpa a cow or horse.]


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