[ ouf, oof ]
/ aʊf, uf /


an elf or goblin.

Origin of ouphe

First recorded in 1615–25; scribal variant of oaf
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Examples from the Web for ouphe

  • Ouphe, pronounced "oof," is an old-fashioned word for goblin or elf.

    Wonder-Box Tales|Jean Ingelow
  • Come down, Kitty; only come down to see what the Ouphe has left us.

    Wonder-Box Tales|Jean Ingelow