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pooka

[poo-kuh] /ˈpu kə/
noun
1.
puca.

puca

or pooka

[poo-kuh] /ˈpu kə/
noun
1.
(in folklore) an Irish spirit, mischievous but not malevolent, corresponding to the English Puck.
Origin of puca
< Irish púca; see Puck
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