Water sprite
Water sprite Wa"ter sprite` A sprite, or spirit, imagined as inhabiting the water. --J. R. Drake. [1913 Webster]

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  • water sprite — noun Date: 1798 a sprite believed to inhabit or haunt water ; water nymph …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • water sprite — a sprite or spirit inhabiting the water, as an undine. [1790 1800] * * * …   Universalium

  • water sprite — /ˈwɔtə spraɪt/ (say wawtuh spruyt) noun a sprite or spirit inhabiting the water …   Australian English dictionary

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