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Mark T. Hooker

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He coined the term ''[[Tolkiennymy]]'' to describe the study of Tolkien's use of names and etymologies from existing languages.<ref>http://www.lotrplaza.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=234018&PID=7052966</ref>  
 
He coined the term ''[[Tolkiennymy]]'' to describe the study of Tolkien's use of names and etymologies from existing languages.<ref>http://www.lotrplaza.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=234018&PID=7052966</ref>  
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The working title of his current book project is ''The Tolkiennymion''.<ref>http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/press/907-Frisian_Hobbit_Released.php#ACS_Comments_Container</ref>
  
 
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Mark T. Hooker is a visiting scholar at Indiana University's Russian and East European Institute (REEI). Retired, he conducts research for publication. Next to his articles in numerous Tolkien journals and Tolkien Studies, he is the author of the several books: Tolkien Through Russian Eyes, A Tolkienian Mathomium and The Hobbitonian Anthology.

He coined the term Tolkiennymy to describe the study of Tolkien's use of names and etymologies from existing languages.[1]

The working title of his current book project is The Tolkiennymion.[2]

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References

  1. http://www.lotrplaza.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=234018&PID=7052966
  2. http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/press/907-Frisian_Hobbit_Released.php#ACS_Comments_Container