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Aduial

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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]]" = twilight, in contrast to [[minuial]] which means "first uial", referring to the morning.
==References==
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* [[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]
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Revision as of 08:25, 6 January 2009

Aduial is Sindarin for evendim (dusk).

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