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Lisa Star

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Lisa Star edited the journal Tyalië Tyelelliéva. She also used to moderate the Elvish Linguistics mailing list.

The information she provided has sometimes been accused of being inaccurate or imprecise,[1] such as for example the reference to the supposed language "Mørk" by Tolkien.[2]

As of 2008 Star seemed to have withdrawn from the Tolkien scene and nobody seemed to be able to contact her.[3] Her official website received a final update in March 2009 before eventually disappearing because of Geocities shutting down.


  1. "Unfortunately, Lisa's linguistic informations often are very imprecise. P. e. she refers to a supposed usage of „Rohirian“ in PM p. 55 that does not exist; indeed the word does not occur anywhere in that book at all." (Andreas Moehn[1])
  2. Patrick Wynne (as Pa2trick), "Mørk calling Orsøn, come in Orsøn …" dated 22 February 2006, Caveat Scriptor (accessed 24 April 2018)
  3. Matthew "Tyrhael" Dinse, Message 34824, Elfling