element (n.) 5
air, sky, heavens
2H4 IV.iii.52 [Falstaff to Prince John] I in the clear sky of fame o'ershine you as much as the full moon doth the cinders of the element [i.e. the stars]
H5 IV.i.101 [disguised King Henry to Bates, of the King] the element shows to him as it doth to me
JC I.iii.128 [Cassius to Casca] the complexion of the element / In favour's like the work we have in hand
TN I.i.27 [Valentine to Orsino, of Olivia] The element itself ... / Shall not behold her face