corrigan

French - A fairy in Brittany, said to steal children. Some say that they were former druids while others describe the corrigan as a dwarf, about two feet tall, who can assume the form of a horse or a goat at will. They dress in white veils and their breath is said to be fatal to human beings. In some accounts, known as corrigan, Coranieid, Coranieid, Coraniaid, Coranian, kerrighed, korrigan, korrigan, korriganed, korriganed, korrigan(ed) or korrigan(ed).

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