or Hill-folk. A class of beings in Scandinavian
tradition between the elves and the human race. They are supposed to
dwell in caves and small hills, and are bent on receiving the benefits
of man's redemption.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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