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'''Úmarth''' means "ill-fate" in [[Sindarin]]
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'''''úmarth''''' means "ill-fate" in [[Sindarin]].<ref name=SI>{{S|Index}}</ref>
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[[Túrin|Túrin Turambar]] in [[Nargothrond]], wished to hide his identity and introduced himself as [[Agarwaen]].<ref>{{S|Turin}}</ref> He used the name Úmarth to refer to his father [[Húrin]].<ref name=SI/>
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
Obviously negative prefix ''[[ú-]]'' and ''[[amarth]]'' "fate".
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''Úmarth'' apparently contains the negative prefix ''ū''<ref>{{WJ|Quendi}}, p. 369</ref> + ''[[amarth]]'' "fate".
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==Cognates==
 
==Cognates==
*[[Quenya]] ''[[Umbar]]''
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[umbar (word)|umbar]]''
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Revision as of 09:46, 6 April 2013

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

Túrin Turambar in Nargothrond, wished to hide his identity and introduced himself as Agarwaen.[2] He used the name Úmarth to refer to his father Húrin.[1]

Etymology

Úmarth apparently contains the negative prefix ū[3] + amarth "fate".

Cognates

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index of Names"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Túrin Turambar"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Four. Quendi and Eldar", p. 369