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Later, he becomes one of the founders of the Last Alliance of Elves and Men along with the human king of Númenor, Elendil.An Extremely Detailed Breakdown of the Rings of Power Trailer|Eliana Dockterman|July 14, 2022|Time
I like to joke that the Middle Pleistocene was a lot like Middle Earth where you had Dwarves and Elves and Orcs.Humans Are One Mixed-Up Ape - Facts So Romantic|Phil Jaekl|July 9, 2021|Nautilus
So the elves in the Woodland Realm were an obvious [choice].‘No Regrets’: Peter Jackson Says Goodbye to Middle-Earth|Alex Suskind|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The elves send Buddy off on an adventure to big, bad New York City to meet his family and start a new life.Elf’s 10th Anniversary: I’m Still Obsessed With This Syrupy Movie|Anna Brand|November 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One episode, for example, centered on a Christmas-themed “celebration,” complete with elves and reindeer.‘The Man With the 132 Lb. Scrotum’: TLC’s Lowest Show Yet?|Kevin Fallon|August 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Beauty The constant attention of the world requires the ministrations of her beauty elves: Deborah Mitchell Bee Venom facials.The $163,000 Question: What Does It Cost To Be Kate?|Tom Sykes|October 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
That Santa told tellers he needed the money to “pay his elves.”Criminal Santas: Grapevine Murders, Bank Robberies, More (Photos)|Josh Dzieza|December 28, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The Elves Chorus is intended for boys voices in unison, with accompaniment for mixed chorus and orchestra.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
All around him, wherever the moon shone through the trees, he saw numbers of elegant little elves at play.Rudy and Babette|Hans Christian Andersen
The thorn bush was sacred to the Elves for reasons which will be discussed in a subsequent chapter.
Shakespeare refers to elves as ouphes, which is the same word as oaf and was formerly spelt aulf.
In the North of England the elves seem to have been known as hags, for fairy rings are there known as hag tracks.
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Cultural definitions for elves
Often small, mischievous creatures thought to have magical powers. Although some elves are friendly to humans, others are spiteful and destructive. Elves have long been a staple of folklore, from Germanic mythology to J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, in which the elves speak a special language called Elvish.