Elf vs Elflike - What's the difference?
As an initialism elf
is (a radical environmentalism group
As an adjective elflike is
resembling an elf or some aspect of one.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(Norse mythology) A luminous spirit presiding over nature and fertility and dwelling in the world of (Elfland). Compare angel, nymph, fairy.
Any from a race of mythical, supernatural beings resembling but seen as distinct from human beings. Usually skilled in magic or spellcrafting; sometimes depicted as clashing with dwarves, especially in modern fantasy literature.
(fantasy) Any of the magical, typically forest-guarding races bearing some similarities to the Norse (through Tolkien's Eldar)
A very diminutive person; a dwarf.
- Every elf , and fairy sprite, / Hop as light as bird from brier.
* light elves
* dark elves
* Marshall Jones Company (1930). Mythology of All Races'' Series, Volume 2 ''Eddic , Great Britain: Marshall Jones Company, 1930, pp. 220-221.
Resembling an elf or some aspect of one.
* elfish, elvish