pooka

[ poo-kuh ]
/ ˈpu kə /

noun

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puca

or poo·ka

[ poo-kuh ]
/ ˈpu kə /

noun

(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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