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An elf (plural: elves) is a type of supernatural being in Germanic mythology and folklore. ... A chart showing how the sounds of the word 'elf' have changed in the history of English. The ch...

A History of Elves - LiveScience


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

Origin and Secrets of Christmas Elves - TheHolidaySpot


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

Elf - Mythical Creatures Guide


Elf (plural elves) Throughout the eras elves have been seen in ... its history, Old English evidence also attests to alignments of elves with ...

Elven History and Lore


The elven race always looks to Corellon Larethian as their creator. For a race which is often derided as over-gentle and almost effete, their establishment is ...

Elves - The One Wiki to Rule Them All - Wikia


The Elves, originally named the Quendi, were the first and eldest of the ... The Elves do not physically age, and they are not subject to illness. ... History Edit.

Elf - Mythology Wiki - Wikia


Elves are creatures of Norse mythology. The elves were originally imagined as a race of minor... ... Elf. 1,270pages on this wiki. Edit. History. Comments5 ...

Elves, Elf, Elven Folk including a look at Tolkien Elves


Elves evolved in the mountains and forests of Scandinavia, where they are known as ... all blurred into a history remembered and revered in stories and songs.

Elves - Tolkien Gateway


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Why So Many Icelanders Still Believe in Invisible Elves - The Atlantic


Oct 29, 2013 ... How the country's history and geography created the perfect setting ... A painted " elf door" leans against rocks near the Icelandic town of Selfos.

Elves in fantasy fiction and games
In many works of modern fantasy, elves are depicted as a race of semi-divine humanoid beings. Contents. [hide]. 1 Characteristics and common features ... More »
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elf | mythology | Britannica.com


In the Prose, or Younger, Edda, elves were classified... ... Read; View History; Edit; Feedback ... The notable characteristics of elves were mischief and volatility.

Elves - Norse Mythology for Smart People


An elf (Old Norse álfr, Old English ælf, Old High German alb, Proto-Germanic * albaz) is a certain kind of demigod-like being in the pre-Christian mythology and  ...

Elves In Mythology and Fantasy | Fantasy-Faction


Apr 2, 2012 ... Elves and how they were portrayed in mythology and classic fantasy ... depictions of elves throughout the history of European mythology and ...