Elves in fantasy fiction and games
Characteristics and common features. Modern fantasy literature has revived
the elves as a race of semi-divine beings of human stature who are friendly with ... More »
A chart showing how the sounds of the word 'elf' have changed in the history of
English. The chart cites Richard M. Hogg, A Grammar of Old English, Volume 1: ...
Sep 16, 2013 ... Elves have been a popular subject in fiction for centuries, and there are several
types of elves.
In the Prose, or Younger, Edda, elves were classified... ... Read; View History;
Edit; Feedback ... The notable characteristics of elves were mischief and volatility.
Apr 2, 2012 ... Elves and how they were portrayed in mythology and classic fantasy ... depictions
of elves throughout the history of European mythology and ...
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 ...
The Elves were the first and eldest of the Children of Ilúvatar and are ... Some,
known afterwards as the Calaquendi (Elves of the Light), were ... History Edit.
Elves are creatures of Norse mythology. The elves were originally imagined as a
race of minor nature and fertility gods, who are often pictured as ...
Fascinating history of the elves - from pagan times to the modern era. The story
behind their mysterious origin.
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