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Esgar

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*''[[Esgaroth#Etymology|Esgaroth]]''<ref name=LR/>
 
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==Elvish==
 
==Elvish==
'''''esgar''''' is given the translation "shore" in an unspecified [[Elvish]] tongue.<ref name=VT46>{{VT|46a}}, p. 14</ref>
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'''''esgar''''' means "shore", in an unspecified [[Elvish]] tongue.<ref name=VT46>{{VT|46a}}, p. 14</ref>
 
===Etymology===
 
===Etymology===
 
*[[Sundocarme|Root]] SKAR<sup>2</sup> ("[?] stop, end; limid, marge")<ref name=VT46/>
 
*[[Sundocarme|Root]] SKAR<sup>2</sup> ("[?] stop, end; limid, marge")<ref name=VT46/>

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Contents

Ilkorin

esgar is an Ilkorin word meaning "reed-bed".[1]

Etymology

  • Root ESEK- (not given any meaning)[1]

Examples

Elvish

esgar means "shore", in an unspecified Elvish tongue.[2]

Etymology

  • Root SKAR2 ("[?] stop, end; limid, marge")[2]

Examples

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 356
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Addenda and Corrigenda to the Etymologies — Part Two" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter and Patrick H. Wynne), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 46, July 2004, p. 14