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'''Hildor''' was one of the many names among the [[Elves]] for the race of [[Men]], meaning "The Followers" or "The Aftercomers".
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'''Hildor''' was one of the many names among the [[Elves]] for the race of [[Men]], meaning "the Followers" or "the Aftercomers".<ref>{{S|Index}}</ref><ref name=WJ>{{WJ|AA}}, pp. 386-7</ref>
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==Etymology==
  
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''Hildor'' is a [[Quenya]] word, and contains an influence from the [[Sundocarme|root]] [[KHILI]] ("follow").<ref name=WJ/>
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==See also==
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*[[Hildórien]]
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Revision as of 23:59, 18 June 2011

Hildor was one of the many names among the Elves for the race of Men, meaning "the Followers" or "the Aftercomers".[1][2]

Etymology

Hildor is a Quenya word, and contains an influence from the root KHILI ("follow").[2]

See also

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index of Names"
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Four. Quendi and Eldar: Appendix A. Elvish names for Men", pp. 386-7