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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.
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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 (Q: tree-day) is the fourth day of the Númenórean week, named in honor of the 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.[1]

References

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