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'''Aduial''' is [[Sindarin]] for ''evendim'' (dusk), [[du]] = night, dimness; [[uial]] = twilight.
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'''Aduial''' is [[Sindarin]] for ''evendim'' (dusk).
  
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The name means "second [[uial]]" = evening twilight, in contrast to [[minuial]] which means "first uial", referring to the morning twilight.<ref>{{App|Calendars}}</ref>
  
==References==
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* [[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]
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Latest revision as of 11:44, 9 November 2012

Aduial is Sindarin for evendim (dusk).

The name means "second uial" = evening twilight, in contrast to minuial which means "first uial", referring to the morning twilight.[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix D, "The Calendars"