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Inzil

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'''inzil''' is the [[Adûnaic]] word for ''flower''.
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'''''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"
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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]]''
 
*''[[Rothinzil]]
 
*''[[Rothinzil]]
 
*''[[Inzilbêth]]
 
*''[[Inzilbêth]]
 
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[[Category:Adûnaic words]]
 
[[Category:Adûnaic words]]

Latest revision as of 20:22, 19 October 2012

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

[edit] Etymology

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

[edit] 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