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Elf - Wikipedia

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An elf (plural: elves) is a type of supernatural being in Germanic mythology and folklore. Reconstructing the early concept of an elf depends almost entirely on ...

A History of Elves - Live Science

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Sep 16, 2013 ... Elves have been a popular subject in fiction for centuries, and there are several types of elves.

Revealing the True Nature of Elves: Dangerous ... - Ancient Origins

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Dec 18, 2015 ... Sometimes the concepts of elves and fairies are regarded as one and the same. The origin of fairies is in Anglo-Saxon mythology and even ...

Elves - Norse Mythology for Smart People

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An elf is a certain kind of demigod-like being in the pre-Christian mythology and religion of the Norse and other Germanic peoples. The elves are luminous ...

Elf - Mythical Creatures Guide

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Elf (plural elves) Throughout the eras elves have been seen in different ... ælf and variants on it, which may point out the origin of English elves.

Origin and Secrets of Christmas Elves - TheHolidaySpot

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Fascinating history of the elves - from pagan times to the modern era. The story behind their mysterious origin.

The Origins of the Christmas Elf Tradition | Elf Crazy

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Feb 4, 2013 ... But where does the Christmas elf tradition come from? Do you know who Santa's elves are? What is the tale behind their origin? What secrets ...

Elves, Part One: The Origins of Elves | Amanda Rudd's Blog

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Mar 9, 2011 ... In a comment on my post from 23 Feb, “The Shadows of Our Fantasy Predecessors,” jesswords10 said: “Tell me everything you about elves!

The Geneaology of the Vanir and Elves - Germanic Mythology

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Whence came the Vanir and the Elves? Germanic Mythology knows three divine races: the Aesir, the Vanir and the Alfar (or elves). The origins of the Vanir and ...

Elf | Define Elf at Dictionary.com

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Elf definition, (in folklore) one of a class of preternatural beings, especially from ... Origin of elf ... elf is pegged as a Christmas movie, but it hardly feels religious.