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'''Aire''' is [[Quenya]] for ''holy''.
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''aire'' (''airē'') means "sanctity, holiness" in [[Quenya]].<ref name=Eldarin>{{PE|Eldarin}}, p. 149</ref>
 
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==Etymology==
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*[[Sundocarme|Root]] [[AYA]]
* [[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]
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==Cognates==
 
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[ainur]]''
[[Category:Quenya words]]
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[[Category:Quenya nouns]]

Revision as of 22:01, 8 November 2012

aire (airē) means "sanctity, holiness" in Quenya.[1]

Etymology

Cognates

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings: Eldarin Roots and Stems", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 149