He was a knowing man, and understood all about kelpies and brownies and fairies.
There was that story about the kelpies; her grandmother rarely spoke of them now.
When these kelpies are out, they often visit the stables of the lonely farms and take out the horses.
Innumerable were the stories of fairies, kelpies, urisks, witches and prophets or seers.
"It's something like the kelpies and brownies Barby used to tell about that were in England long time ago," said Doris, big-eyed.
The water-fairies, the more sombre spirits of the woods and mountains, the Kelpies and Nixies, luring men to destruction.
Edgar is lost in the quick-sands at Kelpies Flow, in accordance with an ancient prophecy.
Kelpies and water horses and water bulls are forms assumed by the Scottish dragon.
Kelpies were unknown creatures to Turkey, but a bull was no more than a dog or a sheep, or any other domestic animal.