Fire elementals, commonly known as Flamekin, embody the violent, destructive aspects of magic. They have very short life spans, but they are extremely dangerous. They are sometimes found near large sulfur deposits, but they are more often conjured by mages bent on the merciless destruction of their enemies.
Yes, Dexeter was always claiming how strong and undefeatable they are. If you care for my opinion, Dexeter was afraid of close to anything. Including his own shadow.
Shmolkha, Dwarven master builder