Olifant vs Oliphant - What's the difference?

olifant | oliphant | Alternative forms |

Olifant is an alternative form of oliphant.


As nouns the difference between olifant and oliphant

is that olifant is (obsolete) an elephant while oliphant is (archaic|and|historical) an elephant.

olifant

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (obsolete) An elephant.
  • (historical) An ancient horn, made of ivory.
  • oliphant

    English

    Alternative forms

    * olifant * olyfaunte * olyphant * oliphaunt

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (archaic, and, historical) An elephant.
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