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elvish

[el-vish] /ˈɛl vɪʃ/
adjective
1.
Origin
1150-1200
1150-1200; Middle English; see elf, -ish1
Related forms
elvishly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for elvishly

elvish

/ˈɛlvɪʃ/
adjective
1.
a variant of elfish
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Word Origin and History for elvishly

elvish

adj.

c.1200, aluisc, "belonging to or pertaining to the elves; supernatural," from elf + -ish. Old English used ilfig in this sense.

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