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Goldórin is the Telerin word for "Noldorin", that means Quenya; the Teleri knew it primarily as the tongue of the Noldor, for they had few contacts with the Vanyar[1].

[edit] Etymology

The first element of the word Goldórin, is the compound form of Golodo "Noldo"; the long ó of the word reflects the long final vowel of the primitive Elvish word ñgolodô.

[edit] See also


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels p. 375