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'''iaur''' "old, ancient, original, former"<ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[The Etymologies]], pp. 358, 399</ref>
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'''''iaur''''' is a [[Sindarin]] adjective meaning "old, ancient, original, former".<ref>{{S|Appendix}}, ''iaur''</ref>
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
[[OS]] *''jâra'' < [[root]] [[YA]] (and probably influence from [[GYER]])
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*[[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[YA]]<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, '''YA'''</ref>
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==Cognates==
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*[[Quenya]]: ''[[yára]]''
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==See also==
 
==See also==
*''[[iarwain]]''
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* ''[[Tom Bombadil|Iarwain]]''
*[[Ioreth]]
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* ''[[Ioreth]]''
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* ''[[Iorhael]]''
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[[Category:Sindarin adjectives]]

Latest revision as of 22:34, 23 October 2012

iaur is a Sindarin adjective meaning "old, ancient, original, former".[1]

[edit] Etymology

[edit] Cognates

[edit] See also

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", iaur
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", YA