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Óre

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Óre is a Quenya and Telerin[1] meaning 'premonition, heart, inner mind (in a moral sense)'.

In Quenya it is also used as an impersonal verb: Óre nin "I am urged"

Órenya "my heart"[2]

Etymology

From a possible Primitive Elvish gôrê Root ƷOR.

Cognates


Óre is a Quenya noun meaning "rising"

Etymology

Sundocarmë ORO

See also


File:Óre.gifÓre is also the name of the 21st letter of the Tengwar alphabet. In Westron the letter is called Ar.

Its value is R in some modes (usually in the end of the words). In the Mode of Beleriand it had the value of N.

References

  1. Vinyar Tengwar 41 p.15
  2. Vinyar Tengwar 41 p. 11