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Dailir

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'''Dailir''' was the name of the arrow used by [[Beleg Strongbow]] with his bow, [[Belthronding]].
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'''Dailir''' was the name of the arrow used by [[Beleg|Beleg Strongbow]] with his bow, [[Belthronding]].
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
The name probably means *"shadow song". The first element could be [[Doriathrin]] ''[[dai]]'' (cf. [[Dairon]]) + [[lir]]
 
The name probably means *"shadow song". The first element could be [[Doriathrin]] ''[[dai]]'' (cf. [[Dairon]]) + [[lir]]

Revision as of 15:03, 7 August 2010

Dailir was the name of the arrow used by Beleg Strongbow with his bow, Belthronding.

Etymology

The name probably means *"shadow song". The first element could be Doriathrin dai (cf. Dairon) + lir

References


Weapons of Middle-earth
Aeglos · Andúril · Anglachel · Anguirel · Angrist · Aranrúth · Belthronding · Black Arrow · Daggers of Westernesse · Dagmor · Dailir · Dramborleg · Durin's Axe · Glamdring · Grond · Gúthwinë · Gurthang · Herugrim · Morgul blades · Narsil · Orcrist · Red Arrow · Ringil · Sting