Warhammer Dark Elf Symbol

The Dark Elves of Naggaroth speak a related language called Black Elven (or sometimes Druhir), which blends the lexicons of Eltharin (the tongue of High Elves) and Black Speech, though they use pure Dark Tongue when discussing matters related to sorcery.[1a]



  • Dalakoi - "Strength against Death", Druhir term for the long mail shirt usually worn under a breastplate.[2b]
  • Draich - An executioner's weapon, as well as the act of execution.[4a]
  • Drannach - "Sky-Piercer", spears used by the Dark Elves.[2a]



  • Keikalla - "Spirit bells", janglers worn by Druchii nobles to ward away malevolent spirits and announce their presence on the battlefield.[2b]
  • Khairith Irlean - "The Place of a Thousand Bloody Delights". Name given to a Cathayan port massacred by Witch Elves.[3a]
  • Khaitan - Long silk robe worn by Druchii nobles.[2b]
  • Kheitain - "Soul Eater", the lance used by Cold One Knights.[2b]


  • Lakelui - "Soultaker", an archaic weapon used by dark elf nobles in ritual duels.[2b]




  • 1: Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay 2nd ED -- Tome of Corruption
    • 1a: pg. 110
  • 2: Warhammer Armies: Dark Elves (6th Edition)
    • 2a: pg. 6
    • 2b: pg. 74
  • 3: Warhammer Armies: Dark Elves (8th Edition)
    • 3a: pg. 27
  • 4: Defenders of Ulthuan by Graham McNeill
    • 4a: Chapter 11

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