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Gilthoniel

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'''Gilthoniel''' is one of the epithets of [[Varda]] and means "Star-kindler", being the [[Sindarin]] translation of [[Quenya]] "[[Tintalle]]".
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==Etymology==
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It's a compound of ''[[Gil]]'' "bright spark, star" and ''[[thoniel]]'' "kindler" (f)
 
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Revision as of 13:38, 15 May 2010

Gilthoniel is one of the epithets of Varda and means "Star-kindler", being the Sindarin translation of Quenya "Tintalle".

Etymology

It's a compound of Gil "bright spark, star" and thoniel "kindler" (f)