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Another word for sylph

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Noun
      1. (Class. Myth.) Any of the nymphs living in trees; wood nymph
      2. A divinity presiding over forests and trees; a wood nymph.
      1. (Entomology) The young of an insect with incomplete metamorphosis, differing from the adult primarily in size and structural proportions
      2. The immature form of an insect, such as a grasshopper, that does not pass through a pupal stage during metamorphosis. Nymphs resemble adults but are smaller and lack fully developed wings.
      3. (Greek & Roman Mythology) Any of numerous minor deities represented as beautiful maidens inhabiting and sometimes personifying features of nature such as trees, waters, and mountains.
      1. (Folklore) A goblin, fairy, etc.
      2. An ugly, mischievous elf or goblin.
      3. An object or a source of fear, dread, or harassment; a bugbear:
    See also:

    fairy