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When used as a prefix, '''''an-''''' means "by" or "with" in [[Sindarin]].
 
When used as a prefix, '''''an-''''' means "by" or "with" in [[Sindarin]].
  
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In [[Adûnaic]] ''an-'' or '''n-'' means "of"
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
 
* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]
 
* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]
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[[Category:Quenya words]]
 
[[Category:Quenya words]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin words]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin words]]
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[[category:Adûnaic words]]
 
[[fi:An]]
 
[[fi:An]]

Revision as of 06:15, 26 August 2009

An is a preposition meaning "to, towards, for" in Sindarin. In Quenya the preposition means "for" or "because".

When used as a prefix, an- means "by" or "with" in Sindarin.

In Adûnaic an- or 'n- means "of"

References