General - A nature-spirit. These spirits are the guardians of the four elements, air, earth, fire and water. In some accounts, they are given identities, those of air being nenuphas, silvestres or sylphs; those of earth being gnomes or pygmies; those of fire being Aetneans, Aethnici, Rolamandri, Salamanders or Vulcans; those of water being nymphs or undines. Some say that elementals are the remains of humans. Also called elemental, elementary spirit or elementary spirit.

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