Archived Discussion

This is discussion archived from a time before the current discussion method was installed.

Lale: "Dwarf" is singular; "dwarves" is plural.

Not: It can go either way. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs had wicks already, and it's listed as Dwarfs on Wikipedia as well.

Mr Initial Man: We can thank Tolkien for Dwarves; the original plural was dwarfs. Look in his appendices to The Lord of the Rings.
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