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Elfland

Definition of the noun elfland

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proper noun

  1. The land of the elves. Home of the elves.

Explanation

Elfland a.k.a. Dragaera is the fictional world in which a series of novels by Steven Brust is set. The word "Dragaera" can refer to the planet, the Dragaeran Empire, or its former capital, Dragaera City.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Fairies in World Folklore and Mythology (2013)

by Theresa Bane

FAIRYLAND Elfland is one of the many names given to the mythical homeland of the elves and fairies; it is very often associated with the land of the dead. According to folklore descriptions, there is ...

Google previewThe Arthurian Name Dictionary (2013)

by Christopher W. Bruce

Elfland. According to the Norse saga of Tristan, the origin of Petitcrieu, a dog given to Isolde by Tristan. [TrisSaga]. Elgan. A Welsh warrior, connected in genealogies with the country of Dyfed, who was apparently slain in a battle against ...

Google previewChambers's English Dictionary (1872)

Pronouncing, Explanatory, and Etymological; with Vocabularies of Scottish Words and Phrases, Americanisms, &c by James Donald (F.R.G.S.)

ELFLAND, elfland, n. The land of the elves or fairies. ELF-LOCKS, elf-loks, n, ( Shak.) Locks of hair clotted together, supposed to have been done by elves. ELICIT, e-lis'it, v.t. To draw out or entice : to deduce : to bring to light. fL. eticio, elicitum ...

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Scrabble value of E1L1F4L1A1N1D2

The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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