how to pronounce elfin


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The above transcription of elfin is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

elfin is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of elfin in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… uh an elfin quality about him that's …”

meanings of elfin


  1. A little urchin or child.
  2. An elf; an inhabitant of fairy-land.
  3. Any of the butterflies in the subgenus Incisalia of the North American lycaenid genus Callophrys.


  1. Relating to or resembling an elf or elves, especially in its tiny size or features.

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