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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, [[Thingol|Elu Thingol]].
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'''Elwë Þindicollo''' ([[Quenya|Q]], pron. {{IPA|[ˈelwe ˌθindiˈkolːo]}}) 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]}}).
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The [[Noldor]] called his surname '''Singollo''' (pron. {{IPA|[siŋˈɡolːo]}}) in Quenya.
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
The name means "star-man" and contains ''[[el]]'' and ''[[-we]]''.
 
The name means "star-man" and contains ''[[el]]'' and ''[[-we]]''.

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Elwë Þindicollo (Q, pron. [ˈelwe ˌθindiˈkolːo]) 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 Noldor called his surname Singollo (pron. [siŋˈɡolːo]) in Quenya.

Etymology

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

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