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'''''bar''''' (pl. *'''''bair''''') means "land, house" or "home" in [[Sindarin]].<ref>{{HM|S}}, p.428</ref><ref>{{HM|WR}}, pp.379-80</ref><ref>{{HM|SD}} pp.129-31</ref>
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'''''bar''''' (pl. *'''''bair'''''<ref>{{HM|SD}} pp.129-31</ref>) means "land, house" or "home, dwelling" in [[Sindarin]].<ref>{{S|Appendix}}, ''bar''</ref><ref>{{HM|WR}}, pp.379-80</ref>
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
[[PQ]] *''mard-'' from [[root]] [[MBAR]] "dwelling, habitation"<ref>{{HM|LR}}, "[[The Etymologies]]"</ref>
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[[PQ]] *''mbar-'' from [[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[MBAR]] "dwelling, habitation"<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, '''MBAR'''</ref>
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==Examples==
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* ''[[Dimbar]]'': "sad dwelling"
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* ''[[Brithombar]]'': "dwellings of [[Brithon]]"
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==Cognates==
 
==Cognates==
 
*[[Quenya]], ''[[már]]''
 
*[[Quenya]], ''[[már]]''
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*''[[amar]]''
 
*''[[amar]]''
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{{References}}
 
{{References}}
[[Category: Quenya nouns]]
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[[Category: Sindarin nouns]]

Latest revision as of 00:22, 22 October 2012

bar (pl. *bair[1]) means "land, house" or "home, dwelling" in Sindarin.[2][3]

[edit] Etymology

PQ *mbar- from Root MBAR "dwelling, habitation"[4]

[edit] Examples

[edit] Cognates

[edit] See also

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Sauron Defeated pp.129-31
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", bar
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Ring, pp.379-80
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", MBAR