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'''a''' is [[Sindarin]] for "''and''" as well as "''O!''".
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==Sindarin==
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'''''a''''' is [[Sindarin]] for "and" as well as "O!".<ref>[[Ruth S. Noel]], ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]''</ref>
  
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==Gnomish==
  
==References==
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'''''a''''' is a [[Goldogrin|Gnomish]] prefix, used to (1) cause an "initial consonant change; (2) form several adjectives and nouns.<ref>{{PE|11}}, p. 17</ref>
* [[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]
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Revision as of 20:19, 29 June 2011

Sindarin

a is Sindarin for "and" as well as "O!".[1]

Gnomish

a is a Gnomish prefix, used to (1) cause an "initial consonant change; (2) form several adjectives and nouns.[2]

References

  1. Ruth S. Noel, The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "I-Lam na-Ngoldathon: The Grammar and Lexicon of the Gnomish Tongue", in Parma Eldalamberon XI (edited by Christopher Gilson, Arden R. Smith, and Patrick H. Wynne), p. 17