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Adrahil (disambiguation)

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* [[Adrahil I]], Prince of [[Dor-en-Ernil]]
 
* [[Adrahil I]], Prince of [[Dor-en-Ernil]]
 
* [[Adrahil II]], twenty-first Prince of [[Dol Amroth]]
 
* [[Adrahil II]], twenty-first Prince of [[Dol Amroth]]
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==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:

Etymology

Adrahil is an Adûnaic name of unknown meaning.

The first element perhaps comes from a possible Adûnaic word *adar which may or not be related to Sindarin adar.

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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