How To Spell elf?

Correct spelling: elf

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This graph shows how "elf" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for elf?

  1. She was particularly fond of giving the people, with whom she associated, names of her own, and so called Barbara, whose Christian name she thought frightful, " Babetta," and little slender, pretty Bessie, whose company she specially enjoyed, " the elf – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. When the singing ended, the mirage faded, and the Nilkanta of the stage appeared again, with his wild elf locks. – Stories from Tagore by Rabindranath Tagore
  3. However, I tried both, running about to look for him, here and there, among the enchanted bracken that rustled with elf life, while the shadows came alive, and the rosy light died. – Set in Silver by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  4. The elf was looking at me with a mixture of surprise and pity. – Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom by Cory Doctorow
  5. On the ground stood Vera eagerly looking up, while, from the window of their room Elf reached out, desperately struggling to draw the heavy bundle up to the window sill. – Dorothy Dainty at Glenmore by Amy Brooks
  6. That was the sound of the little elf arrow, dropping green juice from its willow- leaf- shaped head, every drop of which was death. – Sweethearts at Home by S. R. Crockett
  7. The children told their new friend what a poor place their home was, but the elf smiled and shook his head as if he knew what he was about. – The Old-Fashioned Fairy Book by Constance Cary Harrison
  8. Mak and his wife both declare that an elf has changed their child into a sheep. – Halleck's New English Literature by Reuben P. Halleck
  9. He seemed an equal mixture of angel and elf – Loyal to the School by Angela Brazil
  10. Turn your head, reader, and you will see a light and sparkling maiden, the very model of some little wilful elf born of mischief and motion, with a dancing eye, a foot that scarcely seems to touch the carpet, and a smile so multiplied by dimples that it seems like a thousand smiles at once. – The May Flower, and Miscellaneous Writings by Harriet Beecher Stowe

What are the rhymes for elf?

  1. pelf, shelf, helf, self, selph, delph;
  2. myself, oneself, herself, himself, yourself, itself, themself;
  3. ourself;

What are the translations for elf?

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Chinese words for Elf

小精灵, 仙童, 魈, 魍.

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Japanese words for Elf

エルフ, せんじょ, 妖精, せんにゅ, 仙女, せんにょ.

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