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Dûr

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'''''dûr''''' (plural ''duir'') is a [[Sindarin]] adjective meaning "dark, sombre".<ref name=Ety354>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 354</ref><ref name="App">{{S|Appendix}}</ref><ref>[http://www.jrrvf.com/hisweloke/sindar/online/english.html Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary] (accessed 27 December 2010)</ref>
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'''''dûr''''' (plural ''duir'')<ref>{{UT|7}}, Note 14</ref> is a [[Sindarin]] adjective meaning "dark, sombre".<ref name=Ety354>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 354</ref><ref name="App">{{S|Appendix}}</ref><ref>[http://www.jrrvf.com/hisweloke/sindar/online/english.html Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary] (accessed 27 December 2010)</ref>
  
 
==Etymology==
 
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==Examples==
 
==Examples==
*[[Dol Guldur]]
 
 
*[[Barad-dûr]]
 
*[[Barad-dûr]]
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*[[Dol Guldur]]
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*[[Emyn Duir]]
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*''[[morn]]''
 
*''[[morn]]''
 
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Latest revision as of 22:51, 2 November 2012

dûr (plural duir)[1] is a Sindarin adjective meaning "dark, sombre".[2][3][4]

[edit] Etymology

[edit] Examples

[edit] See also

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Disaster of the Gladden Fields", Note 14
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 354
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names"
  4. Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary (accessed 27 December 2010)