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Quenya

men is a Quenya word meaning "place, spot".[1]

Etymology

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Sindarin

men is a Sindarin word meaning "way, road".[2][3]

Examples

Elvish

men is an Elvish (no language given)[note 1] word meaning "direction, region".[4]

Derivatives

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Notes

  1. men could perhaps be related to the root MEN.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 372
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Disaster of the Gladden Fields", note 14
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, Index
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Notes and Translations", in The Road Goes Ever On (J.R.R. Tolkien, Donald Swann), p. 72