sylphid

noun
sylph·​id | \ ˈsil-fəd How to pronounce sylphid (audio) \

Definition of sylphid

: a young or diminutive sylph

First Known Use of sylphid

1680, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sylphid was in 1680

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“Sylphid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sylphid. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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