Elf vs Ogre - What's the difference?
As an initialism elf
is (a radical environmentalism group
As a proper noun ogre is
a town in central latvia.
(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.
(mythology) A type of brutish giant from folk tales that eats human flesh.
(figuratively) A brutish man whose behavior resembles that of the mythical ogre.