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Adrahil (disambiguation)

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'''Adrahil''' can refer to:
 
'''Adrahil''' can refer to:
  
* [[Adrahil I]], Prince of [[Dor-en-Ernil]]
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* [[Adrahil I]] (fl. {{TA|1944}}), Prince of [[Dor-en-Ernil]];
* [[Adrahil II]], twenty-first Prince of [[Dol Amroth]]
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* [[Adrahil II]] ({{TA|2917}} - {{TA|3010|n}}), twenty-first [[Princes of Dol Amroth|Prince]] of [[Dol Amroth]] and father of [[Imrahil]].
==Etymology==
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Adrahil is an [[Adûnaic]] name of unknown meaning.
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The first element perhaps comes from a possible Adûnaic word *''adar'' which may or not be related to [[Sindarin]] ''[[adar]]''.
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The second element ''-hil'' (also seen in the name ''[[Imrahil]]'') perhaps is related to the [[Westron]] ending ''-kil'' (cf. ''[[banakil]], [[Tarkil]]'') meaning "man", ultimately related to [[Elvish]] "follower".
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Adrahil can refer to:

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