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Galbasi

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It was corrupted as ''Galpsi''.
 
It was corrupted as ''Galpsi''.
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
The name ''Galabas'' uses the elements ''[[galab]]'', "game", and ''[[bas]]'' "village", corresponding somewhat to "-wich" or "-wick".
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The name ''Galabas'' uses the elements ''[[galap]]'', "game", and ''[[bas]]'' "village", corresponding somewhat to "-wich" or "-wick".
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==Translation==
 
==Translation==
 
The name was translated as "Gammidgy" and the corrupted form as [[Gamgee]].
 
The name was translated as "Gammidgy" and the corrupted form as [[Gamgee]].
 
[[category:westron words]]
 
[[category:westron words]]

Revision as of 10:51, 25 October 2009

Galbasi is a Hobbitish surname that comes from the name of the village Galabas

It was corrupted as Galpsi.

Etymology

The name Galabas uses the elements galap, "game", and bas "village", corresponding somewhat to "-wich" or "-wick".

Translation

The name was translated as "Gammidgy" and the corrupted form as Gamgee.