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Úmarth

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==Etymology==
 
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''Úmarth'' apparently contains the negative prefix ''[[ú-]]'' + ''[[amarth]]'' "fate".{{fact}}
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''Úmarth'' apparently contains the negative prefix ''ū''<ref>{{WJ|Quendi}}, p. 369</ref> + ''[[amarth]]'' "fate".
  
 
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==Cognates==

Revision as of 23:48, 21 July 2011

Úmarth means "ill-fate" in Sindarin.[1]

Túrin Turambar in Nargothrond, wished to hide his identity and introduced himself as Agarwaen. He used the name Úmarth to refer to his father Húrin.[1]

Etymology

Úmarth apparently contains the negative prefix ū[2] + amarth "fate".

Cognates


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