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'''Kibil''' is a [[Khuzdul]] word for the metal silver. Some have argued this is a loan from [[Sindarin]] ''[[celeb]]''.  
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'''''kibil''''' is a [[Khuzdul]] word for [[silver]],<ref>[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], [[Nancy Smith]], "[[Index questions]]" (quoted in {{HM|RC}}, p. 269)</ref> the metal rather than the color.{{fact}}
  
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It is possible that it is related to [[Sindarin]] ''[[celeb]]''.
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==Examples==
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*[[Kibil-nâla]]
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Revision as of 17:11, 9 November 2012

kibil is a Khuzdul word for silver,[1] the metal rather than the color.[source?]

It is possible that it is related to Sindarin celeb.

Examples

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Nancy Smith, "Index questions" (quoted in Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 269)