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'''iach''' is a [[Sindarin]] noun meaning ''for'' or ''crossing''.
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'''''iach''''' is a word only appearing in compound names (cf. Examples). The word is commonly understood to be a [[Sindarin]] noun meaning meaning "ford" or "crossing".<ref>{{HM|GS}}, pp. 319, 323</ref><ref>[[Didier Willis]], [http://www.jrrvf.com/hisweloke/sindar/online/english.html Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary] at [http://www.jrrvf.com/haut.shtml Jrrvf.com] (accessed 20 July 2011)</ref>
===Examples and Instances===
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==Examples==
* ''[[Arossiach]]''
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*''[[Arossiach#Etymology|Arossiach]]''
* ''[[Brithiach]]''
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*''[[Ford of Brithiach|Brithiach]]''
* ''[[Cirith Ninniach]]''
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*''[[Cirith Ninniach]]''
 
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==See also==
[[Category:Sindarin words]]
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*[[Sindarin]] ''[[athrad]]''
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[yatta]]''
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[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]

Latest revision as of 20:31, 19 October 2012

iach is a word only appearing in compound names (cf. Examples). The word is commonly understood to be a Sindarin noun meaning meaning "ford" or "crossing".[1][2]

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  1. David Salo (2004), A Gateway to Sindarin, pp. 319, 323
  2. Didier Willis, Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary at Jrrvf.com (accessed 20 July 2011)