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Puck may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

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Characters

  • Puck (Shakespeare), from A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • Puck, the narrator of the book Puck of Pook's Hill (1906) by Rudyard Kipling
  • Puck, a character in the Japanese anime/manga Berserk
  • Puck (comics), a diminutive superhero in Marvel Comics
  • Puck, a trickster in the animated show Gargoyles
  • Peter Puck, the name of a hockey puck shaped cartoon character
  • Puck, a minor character appearing in Final Fantasy IX
  • Puck the talking dog, a character in Ouida's 1870 novel Puck who narrates and makes comments on British society.
  • Puck, a hero in Warcraft III's custom map, Dota Allstars

It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Puck (mythology). ... 1906 (MCMVI) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... This article is about the British author. ... Serialized in Young Animal (Hakusensha) Original run 1992 (series), 1990 (volume) – (ongoing) No. ... Puck is the codename of two fictional characters, a father and daughter pair who are both members of Alpha Flight, in the Marvel Comics universe // Puck (real name Eugene Milton Judd) is a fictional character, a comic book superhero in the Marvel Universe. ... In the fictional universe of the animated series Gargoyles, the name Oberons children is given to the so-called Third Race of beings (the other two being humans and gargoyles). ... This article is about the animated series. ... Peter Puck was the name of a hockey puck shaped cartoon character. ... Final Fantasy IX ) is a console role-playing game developed and published by Square (now Square Enix), and the ninth installment in the Final Fantasy video game series. ... Caricature of Ouida (Punch, August 20, 1881) Ouida (January 7, 1839 – January 25, 1908) was the pen name of the English novelist Maria Louise Ramé (although she preferred to be known as Marie Louise de la Ramée). ...

People

Theodore Puck (born September 24, 1916 - died November 6, 2005) was an American geneticist born in Chicago, Illinois. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar). ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Wolfgang Johann Puck (born Wolfgang Johann Topfschnig on July 8, 1949) is an Austrian-American celebrity chef, restaurateur, and businessman based in Los Angeles. ... Year 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Kirby Puckett (March 14, 1960 [1] – March 6, 2006) was a center fielder in Major League Baseball who played his entire career with the Minnesota Twins from 1984 to 1995. ... Axel Munthe in the early 1930s Axel Martin Fredrik Munthe (October 31, 1857, Oskarshamn ,Sweden - February 11, 1949, Stockholm) was a Swedish physician and psychiatrist, best known as the author of The Story of San Michele (1929), an autobiographical account of his work and life. ... David Puck Rainey (born July 18, 1968 in Alameda County, California, United States) appeared on The Real World: San Francisco in 1994. ...

Places

Atmospheric pressure 0 kPa Puck (puk) is a moon of Uranus. ... Puck (pronounce: [puʦk], Kashubian/Pomeranian: Pùck; see historical name of the town), is a town on the south coasts of the Baltic Sea (Bay of Puck) in Eastern Pomerania region, north-western Poland with 11,350 inhabitants. ... Gilded figure of Puck The Puck Building occupies the block bounded by Lafayette, Houston, Mulberry and Jersey Streets in the borough of Manhattan, New York City, USA. This example of Romanesque Revival architecture, designed by Albert and Herman Wagner, was constructed in 1885 and expanded in 1893. ... Puck Bay and Hel Peninsula as seen from Landsat satellite in 2000 Bay of Puck or Puck Bay (Polish: Zatoka Pucka) is a shallow western part of the Bay of Gdańsk in the southern Baltic Sea, off the shores of Polish land of Gdańsk Pomerania. ...

Others

  • Hockey puck, the primary object used in ice hockey
  • Sausage patty
  • Puck (goat), a specially captured wild goat crowned "King Puck" at Puck Fair every year in Ireland.
  • Puck (magazine), a 19th century U.S. periodical
  • Puck (literary magazine), a late 20th century U.S. periodical
  • Puck, an amount of tamped coffee within an espresso machine's portafilter

  Results from FactBites:
 
Puck - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (141 words)
Puck, a character in the Japanese anime/manga Berserk
Puck (goat), a specially captured wild goat crowned "King Puck" at Puck Fair every year in Ireland
Puck (videogames), a minor character appearing in Final Fantasy IX
Puck (mythology) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (503 words)
Since, if you "speak of the Devil" he will appear, Puck's euphemistic "disguised" name is "Robin Goodfellow" or "Hobgoblin," in which "Hob" may substitute for "Rob" or may simply refer to the "goblin of the hearth" or hob.
In Ireland "puck" is said to be sometimes used for "goat".
However, the Puck who appears in Neil Gaiman's comic, The Sandman, holds much closer to the idea of Puck as a trickster and maker of mischief.
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