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==Cognates==
 
==Cognates==
 
*[[Quenya]], ''[[már]]''
 
*[[Quenya]], ''[[már]]''
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:The words could not be direct cognates since the ''a'' of the Sindarin form is not long as that of the Quenya form.
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*''[[amar]]''
 
*''[[amar]]''
 
{{References}}
 
{{References}}
 
[[Category: Quenya nouns]]
 
[[Category: Quenya nouns]]

Revision as of 22:46, 15 July 2009

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

Etymology

PQ *mard- from root MBAR "dwelling, habitation"[4]

Cognates

The words could not be direct cognates since the a of the Sindarin form is not long as that of the Quenya form.

See also

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, p.428
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Ring, pp.379-80
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Sauron Defeated pp.129-31
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "The Etymologies"