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'''''gloss''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning ''snow-white'' or ''dazzling white''.
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'''''gloss''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning ''snow-white'' or ''dazzling white''.<ref>{{RGEO|Namarie}}</ref>
  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
Probably [[OS]] *''glosse'' < [[root]] G-[[LOS]]
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Probably [[OS]] *''glosse'' < [[Sundocarmë|Root]] G-[[LOS]]<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, GOLÓS-</ref>
==References==
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* ''[[The Road Goes Ever On, A Song Cycle]]'' p.70
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*{{HM|LR}}, [[The Etymologies]], p. 359
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[[Category:Sindarin adjectives]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin adjectives]]

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-