Pronunciation: (kō'bold, -bōld), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/kobold.html on line 71 [key]
—n.(in German folklore)
1. a spirit or goblin, often mischievous, that haunts houses.
2. a spirit that haunts mines or other underground places.
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