The hyphen indicates that the last letter was a short vowel but we cannot know which, since it was lost in Quenya.[source?]
- Mardello "from home" (poet. "World")
- Eämbar = "Sea Home"
- Vinyamar = "New Home"
- mar "dwell"
- oromar "high hall"
- mardo "dweller"
- Mardil Voronwë
- ↑ Vinyar Tengwar, Number 46, July 2004, p. 13
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p.64
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies"
- The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth by Ruth S. Noel
- Quenya Corpus Wordlist edited by Helge Fauskanger
Helge Fauskanger believes that már is unlikely to have the stem-form mard- and that the above word is actually two words: már (mar-) for "home, house", whereas mar (mard-) for "earth, world".