Robin Goodfellow

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  • European European (culture)
  • Humanoid Humanoid (attribute)
  • Domestic Domestic (attribute)
  • Rural Rural (attribute)
  • Friendly and Dangerous Friendly and Dangerous (behaviour)

A Hobgoblin that is the son of Oberon and appears in Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. He helps women to finish off their house tasks like a Brownie and can shape-shift into different creatures. He also likes to persuade travellers to follow him causing them to lose their way and become lost.

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