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Elwë Singollo

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'''Elwë Singollo''' ([[Quenya|Q]], pron. {{IPA|[ˈelwe siŋˈɡolːo]}}) or '''Sindicollo''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˌsindiˈkolːo]}}) was the ancient name of King [[Thingol]]; when he settled in [[Doriath]] with [[Melian]], he took the [[Sindarin]] form of his name, [[Elu Thingol]].
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'''Elwë Singollo''' ([[Quenya|Q]], pron. {{IPA|[ˈelwe siŋˈɡolːo]}}) or '''Sindicollo''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˌsindiˈkolːo]}}) was the ancient name of King [[Thingol]]; when he settled in [[Doriath]] with [[Melian]], he took the [[Sindarin]] form of his name, [[Thingol|Elu Thingol]].
  
 
The [[Vanyar]] called his surname '''Þindicollo''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˌθindiˈkolːo]}}).
 
The [[Vanyar]] called his surname '''Þindicollo''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˌθindiˈkolːo]}}).

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Elwë Singollo (Q, pron. [ˈelwe siŋˈɡolːo]) or Sindicollo (pron. [ˌsindiˈkolːo]) was the ancient name of King Thingol; when he settled in Doriath with Melian, he took the Sindarin form of his name, Elu Thingol.

The Vanyar called his surname Þindicollo (pron. [ˌθindiˈkolːo]).

Etymology

The name means "star-man" and contains el and -we.

His actual name during the Great March should be *Elwego (cf. -wego)