[ el-vahyr-uh, -veer-uh ]

  1. a female given name: from a Germanic word meaning “elf counsel.”

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How to use Elvira in a sentence

  • Mea had twice before tried to be reconciled to the embittered Elvira, but unfortunately in vain.

    Maezli | Johanna Spyri
  • "Elvira can sulk for the rest of eternity, if she wants to," Mea said now without the slightest trace of sadness.

    Maezli | Johanna Spyri
  • I wish I could have told her who is here now, though we don't know her yet; but Elvira keeps on turning her back on me.

    Maezli | Johanna Spyri