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  1. Alberich king of dwarfs; lives in subterranean palace. [Norse Myth.: Leach, 33; Ger. Lit.: Nibelungenlied]
  2. Andvari sometimes considered king of dwarfs; guarded Nibelung treasure. [Norse Myth.: Leach, 56]
  3. Dvalin inventor of runes. [Norse Myth.: Leach, 330]
  4. Elbegast king of dwarfs; dwelt in underground palace. [Norse Myth.: LLEI, I: 327]
  5. Hop-Frog crippled, deformed court fool. [Am. Lit.: “Hop-Frog” in Portable Poe, 317–329]
  6. Matzerath, Oskar deliberately remains at the age of three physically. [Ger. Lit.: Günter Grass The Tin Drum in Magill IV, 1220]
  7. Nibelungs race of dwarfs who possess a hoard of gold. [Norse Myth.: Payton, 477]
  8. Oakmen squat, dwarfish people with red caps. [Br. Folklore: Briggs, 313–314]
  9. Rumpelstiltskin homunculus spins gold in exchange for lass’s first child. [Ger. Fairy Tale: Grimm, 196]
  10. Seven Dwarfs Doc, Happy, Sleepy, Sneezy, Bashful, Grumpy, Dopey. [Am. Cinema: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in Disney Films, 25–32]