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'''Moripendi''' is a [[Telerin]] term  for the [[Dark Elves]], specifically the [[Avari]], since it was not applied by the Teleri to their Eldarin kin in [[Middle-earth]] ([[Sindar]] and [[Nandor]])<ref>{{HM|WJ}} pp.362, 371</ref>
 
'''Moripendi''' is a [[Telerin]] term  for the [[Dark Elves]], specifically the [[Avari]], since it was not applied by the Teleri to their Eldarin kin in [[Middle-earth]] ([[Sindar]] and [[Nandor]])<ref>{{HM|WJ}} pp.362, 371</ref>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
''[[more|mori-]]'' means "black, dark", directly from [[primitive]] ''[[mori]]'', [[root]] [[MOR]]<ref>{{HM| [[Etymologies]] p. 373</ref><ref>[[Letter 382]]</ref> compounded with ''[[Pendi]]''
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''[[more|mori-]]'' means "black, dark", directly from [[primitive]] ''[[mori]]'', [[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[MOR]]<ref>{{HM| [[Etymologies]] p. 373</ref><ref>[[Letter 382]]</ref> compounded with ''[[Pendi]]''
 
==Cognates==
 
==Cognates==
 
*[[Quenya]] ''[[Moriquendi]]''
 
*[[Quenya]] ''[[Moriquendi]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[Morben]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[Morben]]''
 
[[category:Telerin nouns]]
 
[[category:Telerin nouns]]

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Moripendi is a Telerin term for the Dark Elves, specifically the Avari, since it was not applied by the Teleri to their Eldarin kin in Middle-earth (Sindar and Nandor)[1]

Etymology

mori- means "black, dark", directly from primitive mori, Root MOR[2][3] compounded with Pendi

Cognates


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