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Lhûg

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'''''lhûg''''' is a noun meaning "[[Dragons|dragon]]" in [[Sindarin]].<ref name=Ety370>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 370</ref>
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'''''lhûg''''' is a noun meaning "[[Snakes|snake]], [[Dragons|dragon]]" in [[Sindarin]].<ref name=Ety370>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 370</ref><ref>{{S|Appendix}}, entry ''lok-''</ref>
 
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It is derived from the [[Elvish]] [[Sundocarme|root]] [[LOK]].<ref name=Ety370/>
 
It is derived from the [[Elvish]] [[Sundocarme|root]] [[LOK]].<ref name=Ety370/>

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lhûg is a noun meaning "snake, dragon" in Sindarin.[1][2]

Etymology

It is derived from the Elvish root LOK.[1]

See also

Cognates

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 370
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entry lok-