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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
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==Examples and Instances==
 
==Examples and Instances==

Revision as of 14:08, 28 December 2010

gaur (plural gaurhoth) is the Sindarin word for werewolf.[1][2][3]

Etymology

Examples and Instances

Cognates

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index of Names"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names"
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Quenya Phonology", in Parma Eldalamberon XIX (edited by Christopher Gilson), pp. 106-107