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'''lanc''' is a [[Sindarin]] with the following meanings:
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'''''lanc''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word with the following meanings:
# ''naked''
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#"naked"<ref>{{UT|7}}, note 12</ref>
# ''throat'' (also '''lhanc''')
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#"sharp edge (not of tools), sudden end (as a cliff-edge, or the clean edge of things made by hand or built)"<ref>{{VT|42a}}, p. 8</ref>
# ''sharp edge''
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==Examples==
 
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*''lanc'' ("naked")
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**''[[Amon Lanc]]''
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{{title|lowercase}}
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[[Category:sindarin adjectives]]

Latest revision as of 20:31, 19 October 2012

lanc is a Sindarin word with the following meanings:

  1. "naked"[1]
  2. "sharp edge (not of tools), sudden end (as a cliff-edge, or the clean edge of things made by hand or built)"[2]

[edit] Examples

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Disaster of the Gladden Fields", note 12
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "The Rivers and Beacon-hills of Gondor" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 42, July 2001, p. 8