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'''Anarya''' ([[anar]] = sun) was [[Quenya]] for ''Sunday''. It was, however, the second day (not the first or last, as in modern calendars) of the [[Eldar|Eldarin]] six-day week.
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'''Anarya''' (''[[Sun#Names of the Sun|anar]]'' = sun) was [[Quenya]] for ''Sunday''. It was, however, the second day (not the first or last, as in modern calendars) of the [[Eldar|Eldarin]] six-day week (and in the [[Númenóreans|Númenórean]] week). Its [[Sindarin]] name was '''Oranor'''.<ref>{{App|Calendars}}</ref>
 
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==References==
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* [[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]
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[[Category:Eldarin week]]
 
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[[Category:Númenórean week]]
[[Category:Elven days]]
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[[Category:Quenya names]]
[[Category:Quenya nouns]]
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Latest revision as of 23:16, 15 June 2013

Anarya (anar = sun) was Quenya for Sunday. It was, however, the second day (not the first or last, as in modern calendars) of the Eldarin six-day week (and in the Númenórean week). Its Sindarin name was Oranor.[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