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Nahald

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''nahald'' means "secret" in [[Northern Mannish]]. It was also the name of the [[Hobbit]] [[Déagol]]<ref>{{HM|AF}}, On Translation</ref>
 
''nahald'' means "secret" in [[Northern Mannish]]. It was also the name of the [[Hobbit]] [[Déagol]]<ref>{{HM|AF}}, On Translation</ref>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
A possible [[root]] *NAH<ref>[[Andreas Moehn]], [http://lalaith.vpsurf.de/Tolkien/Fr_Atani.html Etymologies of the Atani Languages]
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A possible [[root]] *NAH<ref>[[Andreas Moehn]], [http://lalaith.vpsurf.de/Tolkien/Fr_Atani.html Etymologies of the Atani Languages]</ref>
 
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[[Category:Westron words]]
 
[[Category:Westron words]]

Revision as of 20:32, 30 May 2009

nahald means "secret" in Northern Mannish. It was also the name of the Hobbit Déagol[1]

Etymology

A possible root *NAH[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix F, On Translation
  2. Andreas Moehn, Etymologies of the Atani Languages