noun (in German folklore)
Origin of kobold
Examples from the Web for kobold
In German folklore, a kobold was a mischievous household spirit.What's the Difference Between Ghouls, Goblins, and Ghosts?|Dictionary.com|November 1, 2010|DAILY BEAST
Saxe and the guide slept, and Dale was keenly awake watching for the kobold who disturbed their peace.The Crystal Hunters|George Manville Fenn
The kobold of the phantom ship is named Klabot´erman, a kobold who helps sailors at their work, but beats those who are idle.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
They were at length resolved to lay themselves down close together upon the flat floor; but the Kobold left them not in peace.