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Gwaith

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The suffix also is used to denote land, perhaps associated to the name of its people
 
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*[[Forodwaith (land)|Forodwaith]]
 
*[[Enedwaith]]
 
*[[Enedwaith]]
 
*[[Drúwaith Iaur]]
 
*[[Drúwaith Iaur]]

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gwaith or gweith is a noun meaning "manhood" in Sindarin. The meaning is often extended to mean "brotherhood, regiment, host, people".

Etymology

Possible *wekthe from PQ *wegtê (root WEG)

Examples

The suffix also is used to denote land, perhaps associated to the name of its people

References