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==Derivatives==
 
==Derivatives==
 
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*[[Primitive Elvish]]: *āsē
*[[Quenya]]: [[áre|''āze'', ''āre'', ''ārĭ-'']] ("warmth, especially of the sun, sunlight"); ''[[Árien]]''; ''[[arma]]'' ("a ray of sunlight"); ''[[asta-]]'' ("to heat, bake"); ''[[ar]]'' ("day")<ref name=Elda/>
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**[[Quenya]]: [[áre|''āze'', ''āre'', ''ārĭ-'']] ("warmth, especially of the sun, sunlight"); ''[[Árien]]''; ''[[arma]]'' ("a ray of sunlight"); ''[[asta-]]'' ("to heat, bake"); ''[[ar]]'' ("day")<ref name=Elda/>
*[[Sindarin]]: ''[[as]]''
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**[[Sindarin]]: ''[[as]]''
 
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==Other versions of the legendarium==
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In [[the Etymologies|the ''Etymologies'']] appears the root '''ÁS-AT''', given no signification. The derivatives are the Quenya and [[Noldorin]] words for "dust" (''asto'' and ''ast'').<ref name=LR348>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 348</ref>
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==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 17:45, 11 December 2010

AS is an Elvish root meaning "warmth".[1]

Derivatives

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings: Eldarin Roots and Stems", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 148