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'''''barad''''' is [[Sindarin]] for ''tower''. The plural is '''''beraid'''''.
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'''''barad''''' is [[Sindarin]] for "tower, fortress".<ref name=LR>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 351 (glossed as [[Noldorin]])</ref> The plural is '''''beraid'''''.<ref>{{S|Appendix}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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*[[Sundocarme|Root]] [[BARAT|BARÁD]]<ref name=LR/>
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==Examples==
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*[[Barad-dûr|'''Barad'''-dûr]]
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*[[Emyn Beraid|Emyn '''Beraid''']]
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Revision as of 21:01, 14 February 2011

barad is Sindarin for "tower, fortress".[1] The plural is beraid.[2]

Etymology

Examples

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 351 (glossed as Noldorin)
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names"