Pronunciation - Ele - Men - Tal
An elemental is a mythical creature which is related to a specific element of matter ( fire, earth, wind, water. ), usually they have humanlike qualities such as limbs; in some cases they have a face. In most mythology, elementals are activated by mages, not by themselves and serve the mage as a guardian and/or servant. Some elementals are displayed as ancient guardians of powerful artefacts or relics.
The crude stone slowly began to take form, growing crooked legs and arms as it rose its crippling body upward. Parts of its own body snapping off as it took full shape, lunging its mutilated arm forward. An earth elemental.