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How to Pronounce elf?

Correct pronunciation for the word "elf" is [ˈɛlf], [ˈɛlf], [ˈɛ_l_f].

Definition of elf

  1. To entangle hair in so intricate a manner that it cannot be disentangled.
  2. One of a class of imaginary supernatural beings of capricious temper, represented generally as of diminutive size, and as taking pleasure in playing sundry mischievous tricks on mortals, and imagined to haunt groves and other sequestered places; a mischievous person; a fairy; a diminutive person; a pet name for a child.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the adjective for elf?

The adjective form of the word "elf" is "elfin" or "elven".

Usage over time for elf:

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

What is the plural form of elf?

The plural of the "elf" can be the "elves".

What is the singular form of elf?

The singular of the "elf" can be the "elf".

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