Translation of "elf" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /elf/ us /elf/ plural elves /elvz/ /elvz/

an imaginary being, often like a small person with pointed ears, in popular stories



noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌiː.elˈef/ us /ˌiː.elˈef/

abbreviation for English as a lingua franca: the type of English used by speakers of other languages as a way of communicating among themselves

abreviatura de “English as a lingua franca”: inglés como lingua franca

(Translation of “elf” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /elf/ (plural elves /elvz/)

a tiny and mischievous fairy.

duende, elfo
elfin adjective

of or like an elf

her elfin figure.

(Translation of “elf” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)