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'''AK-''' is an [[Elvish]] [[Sundocarme|root]] signifying "narrow, confined".<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 348</ref>
 
'''AK-''' is an [[Elvish]] [[Sundocarme|root]] signifying "narrow, confined".<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 348</ref>
  
*[[Primitive Quendian]]: ''akrā''
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*[[Primitive Quendian]]: ''[[akrā]]''
**[[Quenya]]: ''arka'' ("narrow")
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**[[Quenya]]: ''[[arca|arka]]'' ("narrow")
**[[Noldorin]] ([[Sindarin]]): ''agr'', ''agor''
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**[[Sindarin]]: ''[[agor]]'' (< [[Noldorin]] ''agr'')
  
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
*[[Quenya]] ''aksa'' ("narrow path, ravine")
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[axa|aksa]]'' ("narrow path, ravine")
*[[Noldorin]] ([[Sindarin]]): ''Aglond'', ''Aglon'' ("defile, pass between high walls"; also as a proper name)
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*[[Noldorin]] ([[Sindarin]]): ''[[Aglond]]'' > ''Aglon'' ("defile, pass between high walls"; also as a proper name)
  
 
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Latest revision as of 13:10, 28 November 2010

AK- is an Elvish root signifying "narrow, confined".[1]

[edit] Examples

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 348