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Fang

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'''''fang''''' is a noun meaning "beard" in [[Sindarin]].
 
'''''fang''''' is a noun meaning "beard" in [[Sindarin]].
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==Etymology==
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From [[OS]] *''sphanga'' < [[PQ]] *''[[spangâ]]'' ([[root]] [[SPANÁG]])
  
Example:
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==Examples==
 
* [[Fangorn]] = "Treebeard"
 
* [[Fangorn]] = "Treebeard"
 
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*[[enfeng]] = "[[Longbeards]]"
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==Cognates==
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[fanga]]''
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
 
* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]
 
* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]

Revision as of 11:06, 3 September 2009

(See also Fang, Farmer Maggot's dog)

fang is a noun meaning "beard" in Sindarin.

Contents

Etymology

From OS *sphanga < PQ *spangâ (root SPANÁG)

Examples

Cognates

References