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Aglâb

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aglâb in Khuzdul means "spoken language"[1]

Etymology

The word obviously comes from the radicals G-L, which also appear in the word iglishmêk. -âb is possibly an ending[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels p. 395
  2. Magnus Aberg, An analysis of Dwarvish