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Carnë

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'''''carnë''''' is a [[Quenya]] ajective which means "red" or "scarlet".
 
'''''carnë''''' is a [[Quenya]] ajective which means "red" or "scarlet".
  
==Examples==
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==Etymology==
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Derived from the [[Sundocarme|root]] AK- ("narrow, confined").<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, entry '''KARÁN-'''</ref>
  
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==Examples==
 
*[[Carnistir]] = Red-face
 
*[[Carnistir]] = Red-face
 
*[[Orocarni]] = Red Mountains
 
*[[Orocarni]] = Red Mountains
  
==References==
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* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf Quenya-English Wordlist] compiled by [[Helge Fauskanger]]
 
* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf Quenya-English Wordlist] compiled by [[Helge Fauskanger]]

Latest revision as of 23:00, 11 February 2015

carnë is a Quenya ajective which means "red" or "scarlet".

[edit] Etymology

Derived from the root AK- ("narrow, confined").[1]

[edit] Examples

References

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