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The Word “Alferic” and the Word “Druidic”

Alferian, are derived from the word “Alf,” which is the Anglo-Saxon word for Elf. Indeed, “Elf” is a variant of the original Alf. You will see it as an element in many early Anglo-Saxon names — e. g., Alfred, Aelfwine– where “alf” or “elf” carried the connotation “good.” Hence we get the euphemism “The Good People” for these denizens of

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