Fairy Godmother

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fairy godmother

fulfills Cinderella’s wishes and helps her win the prince. [Fr. Fairy Tale: Cinderella]
See: Fairy

fairy godmother

mythical being who guards children from danger and rewards them for good deeds. [Folklore: Misc.]

Fairy Godmother

maternal fairy abets Cinderella in ball preparations. [Fr. Fairy Tale: “Cinderella”]
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