What does the word changeling mean?

Usage examples for changeling

  1. Then by water to Whitefriars to the Play- house, and there saw " The Changeling," the first time it hath been acted these twenty years, and it takes exceedingly. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke