how to pronounce elfin

/ˈɛlfɪn/

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elfin is pronounced in two syllables

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ɛlfɪn

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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

noun:

  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.

adjective:

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

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