- a kindly sponsor or guardian; godfather.
- a fairy-tale character who uses magical powers to help a hero or heroine.
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Examples from the Web for fairy godfather
I would have said fairy-godfather, but I have never come across a fairy-godfather in all my reading, and I must be truthful.The Romance of an Old Fool