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'''''Edhel''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˈeðel]}}), plural '''''Edhil''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˈeðil]}}), is the [[Sindarin]] word for ''[[Elves|elf]]''.<ref>{{S|Appendix}}, ''dôr''</ref> 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]]''.<ref>{{S|Appendix}}, ''edhel''</ref> It was one of the most common words in Sindarin.
  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
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==Examples==
 
==Examples==
* [[Adanedhel]]
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* ''[[Adanedhel]]''
* [[Aredhel]]
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* ''[[Aredhel]]''
* [[Glóredhel]]
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* ''[[Glóredhel]]''
* [[Edhellond]]
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* ''[[Edhellond]]''
* [[Ost-in-Edhil]]
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* ''[[Ost-in-Edhil]]''
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
*[[Egla]] (also Sindarin)
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*''[[Egla]]'' (also Sindarin)
*[[Elda]] ([[Quenya]])
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*''[[Elda]]'' ([[Quenya]])
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[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]

Revision as of 22:44, 21 October 2012

edhel (pron. [ˈeðel]), plural edhil (pron. [ˈeðil]), is the Sindarin word for elf.[1] It was one of the most common words in Sindarin.

Etymology

OS *edelo from root É-DEL

Examples

See also

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", edhel

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