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'''Aldúya''' ([[Quenya|Q]], 'day of the [[Two Trees]]', 'Trees-day') was the fourth day of the Elvish week, named in honour of the Two Trees. It was called [[Orgaladhad]] in [[Sindarin]]. In the [[Númenóreans|Númenorean]] calendar it was replaced by [[Aldëa]] in honour of the [[Nimloth of Númenor|White Tree]].<ref>{{App|Calendars}}</ref>
 
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The fourth day of the Elvish week, named in honour of the TwoTrees. It was called [[Orgaladhad]] in [[Sindarin]]. In the [[Númenoreans|Númenorean]] calendar it was replaced by [[Aldëa]] in honour fo the [[White Tree]].
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Aldúya (Q, 'day of the Two Trees', 'Trees-day') was the fourth day of the Elvish week, named in honour of the Two Trees. It was called Orgaladhad in Sindarin. In the Númenorean calendar it was replaced by Aldëa in honour of the White Tree.[1]

References

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