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'''Aldëa''' ([[Quenya|Q]]: ''tree-day'') is the fourth day of the [[Númenóreans|Númenórean]] week, named in honor of the [[Telperion|White Tree Telperion]]. It was called '''Orgaladh''' in [[Sindarin]], while in [[The Shire]], it was called '''Trewsday'''. Aldëa is roughly equivalent on our modern calendar to Tuesday.<ref>{{App|Calendars}}</ref>
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'''Aldëa''' was the [[Quenya]] name of the fourth day of the [[Númenóreans|Númenórean]] week, named in honor of the [[Nimloth of Númenor|White Tree]]. The day was called '''Orgaladh''' in [[Sindarin]]. The names were adapted from [[Aldúya]] and [[Aldúya|Orgaladhad]].<ref>{{App|Calendars}}</ref>
  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:57, 15 June 2013

Aldëa was the Quenya name of the fourth day of the Númenórean week, named in honor of the White Tree. The day was called Orgaladh in Sindarin. The names were adapted from Aldúya and Orgaladhad.[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix D, "The Calendars"
The Days of the Week in Arda
 Elvish week (Quenya):  1. Elenya 2. Anarya 3. Isilya 4. Aldúya 5. Menelya 6. Valanya (Tárion)
Elvish week (Sindarin):  1. Orgilion 2. Oranor 3. Orithil 4. Orgaladhad 5. Ormenel 6. Orbelain (Rodyn)
Númenórean week (Quenya):  1. Elenya 2. Anarya 3. Isilya 4. Aldëa 5. Menelya 6. Eärenya 7. Valanya
Númenórean week (Sindarin):  1. Orgilion 2. Oranor 3. Orithil 4. Orgaladh 5. Ormenel 6. Oraearon 7. Orbelain
Hobbit week (archaic):  1. Sterrendei 2. Sunnendei 3. Monendei 4. Trewesdei 5. Hevenesdei 6. Meresdei 7. Hihdei
Hobbit week (late T.A.):  1. Sterday 2. Sunday 3. Monday 4. Trewsday 5. Hevensday (Hensday) 6. Mersday 7. Highday