Origin of elvish
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Examples from the Web for elvish
It seemed odd to them that men had once worn so elvish an attire.
His rhymes were always full of quaint and elvish humour which was very endearing.Kathleen
The Provost of Notting Hill seemed to have fallen into a kind of trance; in his eyes was an elvish light.
Gradually, while I was warming up, a sense of infinite comfort came, and with it the enjoyment of the elvish aspect.Over Prairie Trails
Frederick Philip Grove
She nodded, leaning forward and looking up at me in a certain demure, elvish fashion.Captain Macedoine's Daughter
- a variant of elfish
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Word Origin and History for elvish
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