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'''în''' is a [[Sindarin]] word with two meanings:
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==Sindarin==
 
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'''''în''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word appearing the [[King's Letter]].<ref name=SD>{{SD|XI2}}, p. 129</ref> The word is commonly understood to be a pronoun meaning "his" (referring to the subject).<ref>{{HM|GS}}, p. 325</ref><ref>[[Didier Willis]], [http://www.jrrvf.com/hisweloke/sindar/online/english.html Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary] at [http://www.jrrvf.com/haut.shtml Jrrvf.com] (accessed 20 July 2011)</ref>
# ''year''
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===Phrases===
# ''his'' referring to the Subject; see also ''[[tîn]]''
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"''Ar e aníra ennas suilannad mhellyn '''în''' phain''<ref name=SD/>
 
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===See also===
[[Category:Sindarin words]]
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*''[[dîn]]''
[[category:Sindarin nouns]]
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*''[[tîn#Neo-Sindarin|tîn]]''
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==Noldorin==
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'''''în''''' is a [[Noldorin]] word meaning "year".<ref name=LR>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 400</ref>
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===Etymology===
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*[[Sundocarme|Root]] YEN ("year")<ref name=LR/>
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===Cognates===
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[yén]]''
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===See also===
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*''[[iphant]]''
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*''[[penninar]]''
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[edit] Sindarin

în is a Sindarin word appearing the King's Letter.[1] The word is commonly understood to be a pronoun meaning "his" (referring to the subject).[2][3]

[edit] Phrases

"Ar e aníra ennas suilannad mhellyn în phain[1]

[edit] See also

[edit] Noldorin

în is a Noldorin word meaning "year".[4]

[edit] Etymology

[edit] Cognates

[edit] See also

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Sauron Defeated, "Part One: The End of the Third Age: XI. The Epilogue: The second version", p. 129
  2. David Salo (2004), A Gateway to Sindarin, p. 325
  3. Didier Willis, Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary at Jrrvf.com (accessed 20 July 2011)
  4. 4.0 4.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 400