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Baran (Sindarin)

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baran is a Sindarin word meaning "brown, swart, dark brown",[1] "golden brown",[2] and "brown, yellow-brown".[3]

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 (listed as Exilic Noldorin)
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Nomenclature of The Lord of the Rings" in Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 765 (listed as Sindarin)
  3. Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 343 (listed as Sindarin; quoting from the manuscript "Index questions")