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Lalaith (word)

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'''''lalaith''''' is a noun meaning "laughter" in [[Sindarin]].  
 
'''''lalaith''''' is a noun meaning "laughter" in [[Sindarin]].  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
It's 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]].
  
 
In Sindarin, the verb is ''[[gladha]]-'', from [[root]] [[G-LAD]].
 
In Sindarin, the verb is ''[[gladha]]-'', from [[root]] [[G-LAD]].
  
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
* [[Lalaith, daughter of Húrin|Lalaith]]
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* [[Urwen Lalaith]]
 
* [[Nen Lalaith]]
 
* [[Nen Lalaith]]
  
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
* [http://www.jrrvf.com/hisweloke/sindar/online/sindar/dict-sd-en.html Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary] compiled by [[Didier Willis]]
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* {{hsd}}
  
 
[[Category: Sindarin nouns]]
 
[[Category: Sindarin nouns]]

Revision as of 10:32, 7 April 2009

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lalaith is a noun meaning "laughter" in Sindarin.

Etymology

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

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

Examples

References