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canad

Sindarin numbers

canad is the number four (4, IV) in Sindarin.

In Noldorin, the precursor of Sindarin, "four" is canad. The word derives from root KÁNAT-.[1]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", KÁNAT-