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'''Elvellon''' (pl. ''Elvellyn'') is the [[Sindarin]] term for "[[Elf-friend]]" (from the elements ''[[elen]]'' "elf" and ''[[mellon]]'' "friend"). In [[Quenya]], this corresponds with ''[[Elendil]]'' (pl. ''Elendili'').
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'''Elvellon''' (pl. ''Elvellyn'') is the [[Sindarin]] term for "[[Elf-friend]]"  
  
== References ==
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==Etymology==
*[http://www.jrrvf.com/hisweloke/sindar/online/sindarin.html Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary] compiled by Didier Willis.
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From the elements ''[[el]]'' "star-elf" and ''[[mellon]]'' "friend".  
  
[[Category: Sindarin words]]
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[[OS]] could have been *''elmeldondo''
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==Cognates==
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It corresponds with [[Quenya]] ''[[Elendil]]/[[Elesser]]'' and [[Adûnaic]] ''[[Nimruzîr]]''.
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[[Category: Sindarin nouns]]

Latest revision as of 09:35, 28 September 2010

Elvellon (pl. Elvellyn) is the Sindarin term for "Elf-friend"

[edit] Etymology

From the elements el "star-elf" and mellon "friend".

OS could have been *elmeldondo

[edit] Cognates

It corresponds with Quenya Elendil/Elesser and Adûnaic Nimruzîr.

[edit] References