For other uses, see Elven Dagger.

The Elven Dagger is a weapon that appears in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. The design of the Elven dagger originated in Alinor.[source?]


Unenchanted Elven daggers will begin to appear throughout Skyrim at level 19 and enchanted daggers can be found at level 20. These locations include:

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An Elven Dagger requires a Smithing level of 30 and the Elven Smithing perk to create. It can be forged at a blacksmith's forge with the following components:

It can be upgraded with a Refined Moonstone ingot at a grindstone. The Elven Smithing perk doubles the improvement.

Unique variantsEdit


  • The book Uncommon Taste says to use one to grate 2 1/2 ounces of cow's cheese into fine shavings for the Sunlight Soufflé recipe.

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