Gnomes and elves have reason to be green with envy when St. Patrick's Day rolls around. Leprechauns get all the attention.
These little magical creatures are associated with Ireland, but over the years, there have been sightings in Holland and England, though the names are sometimes different.
In The Netherlands, they're referred to as "kabouters," and on the Isle of Man they're"fenodyree," according to TheFW.com.
Here's some more leprechaun lore: