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'''Indo''' is a [[Quenya]] word for "inner thought, meaning, mood".
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'''Indo''' is a [[Quenya]] word for "the mind (in its purposing faculty) or will"<ref>[[Vinyar Tengwar 41]] p.17</ref>.
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More specifically, ''Indo'' has several meanings concerning the mind or the mood: "inner heart, mood", "state (of mind)"<ref>[[Vinyar Tengwar 39]] p. 23</ref>, "mind, region/range of thought" "inner thought, in [[fea]] as exhibited in character"<ref>[[Parma Eldalamberon 17]] pp.155, 179, 189</ref>, "resolve, will"<ref>[[Vinyar Tengwar 41]] p.13</ref>.
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==Etymology==
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''Indo'' comes from [[root]] [[ID]], perhaps [[PQ]] *''idnô''
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
*[[Húrin]]
 
*[[Húrin]]
 
*[[Túrin]]
 
*[[Túrin]]
*[[Gildor Inglorion|Inglor]]
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*[[Inglor]]
 
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*[[indemma]]
[[category:sindarin words]]
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==Cognates==
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*[[Sindarin]] ''[[ind]]''
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[[category:Quenya nouns]]

Revision as of 06:32, 25 October 2009

Indo is a Quenya word for "the mind (in its purposing faculty) or will"[1].

More specifically, Indo has several meanings concerning the mind or the mood: "inner heart, mood", "state (of mind)"[2], "mind, region/range of thought" "inner thought, in fea as exhibited in character"[3], "resolve, will"[4].

Etymology

Indo comes from root ID, perhaps PQ *idnô

Examples

Cognates


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