elvish


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elv·ish

 (ĕl′vĭsh)
adj.
Variant of elfish.

elvish

(ˈɛlvɪʃ)
adj
a variant of elfish
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.elvish - usually good-naturedly mischievous; "perpetrated a practical joke with elfin delight"; "elvish tricks"
playful - full of fun and high spirits; "playful children just let loose from school"
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Once this freakish, elvish cast came into the child's eyes while Hester was looking at her own image in them, as mothers are food of doing; and suddenly for women in solitude, and with troubled hearts, are pestered with unaccountable delusions she fancied that she beheld, not her own miniature portrait, but another face in the small black mirror of Pearl's eye.
While even the constructed artificial language of Klingon has its own studies about the Terran poet Wil'yam Shex'pir and his sonnets, it would undoubtedly have been delightful to read Shakespeare in one of the Elvish languages such as Quenya or Sindarin in this collection; yet it appears there are certain difficulties since the vocabulary of the Elvish language is not sufficient enough for a proper Shakespeare translation.
The culmination of this was that when I came to do my GCSE French (for which I got a D), I actually knew more Elvish.
A POPULAR corner of the Baltic Triangle will turn positively elvish at the weekend for a special family event.
Boosinger said he drew from the Welsh language for his company's name because Welsh is similar to one of the Elvish languages in the fantasy universe of author J.
Estel is "an inborn intuition of the truth which manifests as hope," which is as an Elvish natural capacity and which the race of Men has lost due to a primeval catastrophe (81).
He even has a small tattoo of the word "nine" in Elvish script on his forearm and once said: "You have to be quite serious about tattoos - they're there forever.
Gideon is an overachieving nerd, while Kyle is a star basketball player (though, given that he knows Elvish, also a bit of a nerd) with an undiagnosed learning disability.
Centuries ago, a telling section of "Beowulf" was composed in a strange, almost Elvish language and discreetly hidden.
Elvish, vice president, Marketing and Product Management at Genetec Inc, said: "It
Orlando has a tattoo of the Elvish word for "nine" on his right wrist to mark his role in Lord of the Rings.