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'''''gloss''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning ''snow-white'' or ''dazzling white''. It's [[Old Sindarin]] form was probably ''glossa''.
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'''''gloss''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning ''snow-white'' or ''dazzling white''.<ref>{{RGEO|Namarie}}</ref>
  
===Synonyms===
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==Etymology==
* ''[[silivren]]''
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Probably [[OS]] *''glosse'' < [[Sundocarmë|Root]] G-[[LOS]]<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, GOLÓS-</ref>
* ''[[nimp]]''
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* ''[[uilos]]''
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==References==
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* ''[[Hiswelókë's Sindarin dictionary]] (Edition 1.6, Lexicon 0.993)''
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[[Category:Sindarin adjectives]]
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Revision as of 21:00, 8 November 2012

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

Etymology

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

References

  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-