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'''Esgar''' is the [[Ilkorin|Ilkorin Elvish]] word for "reed-bed".<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, entry [[ESEK]]</ref>
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==Ilkorin==
 
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'''''esgar''''' is an [[Ilkorin]] word meaning "reed-bed".<ref name=LR>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 356</ref>
==See also==
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===Etymology===
*[[Esgaroth]]
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*[[Sundocarme|Root]] ESEK- (not given any meaning)<ref name=LR/>
 
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===Examples===
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*''[[Lake-town#Etymology|Esgaroth]]''<ref name=LR/>
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==Elvish==
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'''''esgar''''' means "shore", in an unspecified [[Elvish]] tongue.<ref name=VT46>{{VT|46a}}, p. 14</ref>
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===Etymology===
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*[[Sundocarme|Root]] SKAR<sup>2</sup> ("[?] stop, end; limid, marge")<ref name=VT46/>
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===Examples===
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*''[[Lake-town#Etymology|esgaroth]]''<ref name=VT46/>
 
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Latest revision as of 20:56, 19 October 2012

Contents

[edit] Ilkorin

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

[edit] Etymology

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

[edit] Examples

[edit] Elvish

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

[edit] Etymology

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

[edit] Examples

[edit] 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