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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.
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'''''Edhel''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˈeðel]}}), plural '''''Edhil''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˈeðil]}}), is the [[Sindarin]] word for ''[[Elves|elf]]''. It was one of the most common words in Sindarin.
 
==Etymology==
 
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[[OS]] *''edelo'' from [[root]] É-[[DEL]]
 
[[OS]] *''edelo'' from [[root]] É-[[DEL]]

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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

J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Four. Quendi and Eldar"