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Inzil

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'''''inzil''''' is an [[Adûnaic]] word meaning "flower, lily".<ref>{{PE|19}}, p. 99</ref>
 
'''''inzil''''' is an [[Adûnaic]] word meaning "flower, lily".<ref>{{PE|19}}, p. 99</ref>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
''inzil'' is similar to [[Valarin]] ''[[iniðil]]'' "lily, or other large single flower".{{fact}}
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''inzil'' is similar to [[Valarin]] ''[[iniðil]]'' "lily, or other large single flower".<ref>{{HM|WJ}}, p. 399</ref>
 
==Examples and Instances==
 
==Examples and Instances==
 
* ''[[Inziladûn]]''
 
* ''[[Inziladûn]]''

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inzil is an Adûnaic word meaning "flower, lily".[1]

Etymology

inzil is similar to Valarin iniðil "lily, or other large single flower".[2]

Examples and Instances

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Quenya Phonology", in Parma Eldalamberon XIX (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 99
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, p. 399