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Galad

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'''''galad''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word for ''radiance'', ''glittering'', or ''reflection'', usually connected to water, gems, or a smooth surface.
 
'''''galad''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word for ''radiance'', ''glittering'', or ''reflection'', usually connected to water, gems, or a smooth surface.
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
It derives from [[Primitive Elvish]] ''[[ñalatâ]]'' [[root]] [[ÑAL-AT]]
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It derives from [[Primitive Elvish]] ''[[ñalatâ]]'' [[root]] [[ÑAL]]-AT
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
*''[[Gil-galad]]''
 
*''[[Gil-galad]]''
 
*''[[Galadriel]]''
 
*''[[Galadriel]]''
 
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==Cognates==
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*[[Quenya]]
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*[[Telerin]] ''[[alata]]''
 
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]

Revision as of 14:42, 14 March 2009

galad is a Sindarin word for radiance, glittering, or reflection, usually connected to water, gems, or a smooth surface.

Etymology

It derives from Primitive Elvish ñalatâ root ÑAL-AT

Examples

Cognates