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Lalaith (word)

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'''''lalaith''''' is a noun meaning "laughter" in [[Sindarin]].  
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'''''lalaith''''' is a noun meaning "laughter" in [[Sindarin]].<ref>{{S|Index}}</ref><ref>[[Didier Willis]], [http://www.jrrvf.com/hisweloke/sindar/online/english.html Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary] at [http://www.jrrvf.com/haut.shtml Jrrvf.com] (accessed 19 July 2011)</ref>
  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
It is possible that this word shows influence from ''[[lala]]-'' in [[Quenya]].
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It is possible that this word shows influence from ''[[lala]]-'' in [[Quenya]].{{or}}
  
In Sindarin, the verb is ''[[gladha]]-'', from [[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[G-LAD]].
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In Sindarin, the verb is ''[[gladha]]-'', from [[Sundocarme|root]] [[G-LAD]].{{or}}
  
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
* [[Urwen Lalaith]]
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* ''[[Urwen Lalaith]]''
* [[Nen Lalaith]]
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* ''[[Nen Lalaith]]''
  
 
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[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
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Revision as of 11:43, 19 July 2011

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lalaith is a noun meaning "laughter" in Sindarin.[1][2]

Etymology

It is possible that this word shows influence from lala- in Quenya.Template:Or

In Sindarin, the verb is gladha-, from root G-LAD.Template:Or

Examples

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index of Names"
  2. Didier Willis, Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary at Jrrvf.com (accessed 19 July 2011)