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Magân

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* [[Balkumagân]]
 
* [[Balkumagân]]
 
==Cognates==
 
==Cognates==
*[[Quenya]] ''[[Mahtan]]''
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[Mahtan]], [[tano]]''
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*[[Sindarin]] ''[[tan]]''
  
 
[[Category: Adûnaic words]]
 
[[Category: Adûnaic words]]

Revision as of 17:51, 25 October 2009

Magân is an Adûnaic word, meaning wright, builder.

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"

Examples

Cognates