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Makalaurë

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'''''Makalaurë''''' was the [[mother-name]] of [[Maglor]], second son of [[Fëanor]]. In the [[The Etymologies]] it is translated as "Gold-cleaver", while [[The Shibboleth of Feanor]] explains that the name might be connected to his skill in harping, whose sound was golden.
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==References==
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* ''[[The Peoples of Middle-earth]]'', [[The Shibboleth of Feanor ]]
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* ''[[The Lost Road and Other Writings]]'', [[The Etymologies]]
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[[Category:Quenya words]]

Revision as of 17:51, 21 February 2009

Makalaurë was the mother-name of Maglor, second son of Fëanor. In the The Etymologies it is translated as "Gold-cleaver", while The Shibboleth of Feanor explains that the name might be connected to his skill in harping, whose sound was golden.

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