elvishly

elvish

[el-vish]
adjective

Origin:
1150–1200; Middle English; see elf, -ish1

elvishly, adverb
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elfish or elvish (ˈɛlfɪʃ)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or like an elf or elves; charmingly mischievous or sprightly; impish
 
n
2.  the supposed language of elves
 
elvish or elvish
 
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elfishly or elvish
 
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elvishly or elvish
 
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elfishness or elvish
 
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elvishness or elvish
 
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elvish (ˈɛlvɪʃ)
 
adj
a variant of elfish

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elvish
mid-14c., from elf + -ish.
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