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Mannish

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A term used by [[Tolkien]] to refer to the languages of [[Men]], as opposed to the [[Elvish]] tongues, or those of the other races of [[Middle-earth]]. By far the most prominent Mannish language in Tolkien's works is [[Westron]], also called the [[Common Speech]].
 
A term used by [[Tolkien]] to refer to the languages of [[Men]], as opposed to the [[Elvish]] tongues, or those of the other races of [[Middle-earth]]. By far the most prominent Mannish language in Tolkien's works is [[Westron]], also called the [[Common Speech]].
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A term used by Tolkien to refer to the languages of Men, as opposed to the Elvish tongues, or those of the other races of Middle-earth. By far the most prominent Mannish language in Tolkien's works is Westron, also called the Common Speech.