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U was an Usurer, a miserable elf; V was a Vintner, who drank all himself.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
One day, an Indian boy was playing beside a stream, when one of the little elf men came along in his canoe.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
There sat the little elf man, swinging on the tip of a branch, and throwing nuts and twigs at him.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
And we left our nervous ogre and our poor little elf to fight out between themselves whatever battle they had to fight.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
She looked twice the size, and her smooth coat, entirely free from snarls and elf-locks, made her look as fat as a seal.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
It was believed that the Elf King inhabited the linden tree, and the elder was similarly associated with him.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
So when they'd made their game of her,And taken off her elf, She roused, and found she only wasA coming to herself.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
Die foolish beoples in the island, they say she is a wechsel-balg—what you call a fairy-elf changeling.
PEVERIL OF THE PEAKSIR WALTER SCOTT
All the other shops stand in Notting Hill, but this stands in Elf-land.
THE NAPOLEON OF NOTTING HILLGILBERT K. CHESTERTON
Soon they came within sight of Elf Lake which glimmered brightly in the afternoon sun.
THE MISSING FORMULAMILDRED A. WIRT, AKA ANN WIRT
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
SEPTEMBER 18, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO ELF

  • brat
  • demon
  • devil
  • deviling
  • devilkin
  • elf
  • fiend
  • gamin
  • gnome
  • gremlin
  • hellion
  • minx
  • pixie
  • puck
  • rascal
  • rogue
  • scamp
  • sprite
  • troll
  • tyke
  • urchin
  • villain
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