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Edhel

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'''''Edhel''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˈeðel]}}), plural '''''Edhil''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˈeðil]}}), is the [[Sindarin]] word for ''[[elf]]''. It was one of the most common words in Sindarin.
 
'''''Edhel''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˈeðel]}}), plural '''''Edhil''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˈeðil]}}), is the [[Sindarin]] word for ''[[elf]]''. It was one of the most common words in Sindarin.
 
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==Etymology==
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[[OS]] *''edelo'' from [[root]] É-[[DEL]]
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
* [[Ost-in-Edhil]]
 
* [[Ost-in-Edhil]]
 
* [[Edhellond]]
 
* [[Edhellond]]
  
 
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==See also==
 
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==Cognates==
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*[[Egla]] (also Sindarin)
 
*[[Egla]] (also Sindarin)
 
*[[Elda]] ([[Quenya]])
 
*[[Elda]] ([[Quenya]])
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
* ''[[The War of the Jewels]]'', [[Quendi and Eldar]]
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{{PM|Quendi}}
  
 
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]

Revision as of 07:35, 5 January 2011

Edhel (pron. [ˈeðel]), plural Edhil (pron. [ˈeðil]), is the Sindarin word for elf. It was one of the most common words in Sindarin.

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Etymology

OS *edelo from root É-DEL

Examples

See also

References