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'''''gloss''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning ''snow-white'' or ''dazzling white''.
'''''gloss''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning ''snow-white'' or ''dazzling white''.<ref>{{RGEO|Namarie}}</ref>
Probably [[OS]] *''glosse'' < [[Sundocarmë|Root]] G-[[LOS]]
Probably [[OS]] *''glosse'' < [[Sundocarmë|Root]] G-[[LOS]]<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, GOLÓS-</ref>
*{{HM|RGEO}}, p.70
*{{HM|LR}}, "[[The Etymologies]]", p. 359
[[Category:Sindarin adjectives]]
[[Category:Sindarin adjectives]]

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gloss is a Sindarin word meaning snow-white or dazzling white.[1]


Probably OS *glosse < Root G-LOS[2]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Donald Swann, The Road Goes Ever On, "Namárië (Farewell)"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", GOLÓS-