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Magân

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It derives from a possible verb *''mag'' "to build" and the agentive ending ''[[-ân]]''
 
It derives from a possible verb *''mag'' "to build" and the agentive ending ''[[-ân]]''
  
Ultimately the stem must be related to [[Elvish]] [[root]] [[MAƷ]]/[[MAG]] "to handle, use"
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Ultimately the stem must be related to [[Elvish]] [[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[MAƷ]]/[[MAG]] "to handle, use"
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
* [[Balkumagân]]
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* [[Tar-Ciryatan|Balkumagân]]
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==Cognates==
 
==Cognates==
 
*[[Quenya]] ''[[Mahtan]], [[tano]]''
 
*[[Quenya]] ''[[Mahtan]], [[tano]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[tan]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[tan]]''
 
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{{DEFAULTSORT:Magan}}
 
[[Category: Adûnaic words]]
 
[[Category: Adûnaic words]]

Latest revision as of 17:28, 9 November 2012

Magân is an Adûnaic word, meaning wright, builder.

[edit] Etymology

It derives from a possible verb *mag "to build" and the agentive ending -ân

Ultimately the stem must be related to Elvish Root MAƷ/MAG "to handle, use"

[edit] Examples

[edit] Cognates