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Celeg

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'''''Celeg''''' is a [[Noldorin]] adjective meaning "swift" or "agile". Compare [[Quenya]] ''[[tyelka]]''.
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'''''Celeg''''' is a [[Sindarin]] adjective meaning "swift" or "agile". Compare [[Quenya]] ''[[tyelka]]''.
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==Etymology==
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Probably [[OS]] *''keleka'', from [[PQ]] *''kyelekâ'', [[root]] [[KYELEK]]
 
== Examples ==
 
== Examples ==
  
 
* [[Celegorm]] = Hasty-riser
 
* [[Celegorm]] = Hasty-riser
 
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==See also==
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*''[[lagor]]''
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*''[[lim]]''
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==Cognates==
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[tyelca]]''
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
*{{HM|LR}}, "[[The Etymologies]]"
 
*{{HM|LR}}, "[[The Etymologies]]"

Revision as of 10:02, 25 October 2009

Celeg is a Sindarin adjective meaning "swift" or "agile". Compare Quenya tyelka.

Etymology

Probably OS *keleka, from PQ *kyelekâ, root KYELEK

Examples

See also

Cognates

References