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Beorn (Nandorin)

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'''beorn''' ([[BES]], [[BER]]) means "man" in [[Nandorin]].
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'''''beorn''''' is a [[Nandorin|Danian]] word meaning "man".<ref name=LR>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 352</ref>
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
This word actually has two etymologies: ''[[besnô]]'' "husband" and ''ber(n)ô'' "warrior", blended together.
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This word actually has two etymologies: ''besnō'' "husband" (root [[BES]]) and ''ber(n)ō'' "warrior" (root [[BER]]), blended together.<ref name=LR/>
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Revision as of 18:44, 23 March 2011

beorn is a Danian word meaning "man".[1]

Etymology

This word actually has two etymologies: besnō "husband" (root BES) and ber(n)ō "warrior" (root BER), blended together.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 352