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Pied′ Pip′er(n.)

  1. the hero of a German folk legend, popularized in The Pied Piper of Hamelin (1842) by Robert Browning, who charms the city's rats into a river with his magical pipe-playing.

    Category: Mythology

  2. (sometimes l.c.) a person who induces others to follow or imitate him or her.


  1. pied piper(Noun)

    That which draws many in its wake.

  2. Origin: From the folk tale of the , who led away the townsfolk's children in revenge for being unpaid for ridding the town of rats.


  1. Pied Piper

    Pied Piper is a fictional character in the DC Universe. He first appeared in the pages of The Flash #106.


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