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Naug

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'''''naug''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word, meaning "dwarf".<ref>{{S|Appendix}}, ''naug''</ref>
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'''''naug''''' (plural ''noeg'') is a [[Sindarin]] word, meaning "dwarf".<ref>{{S|Appendix}}, ''naug''</ref> Properly speaking, this is an adjective, while the correct independent word for "Dwarf" as a race is ''[[Nogoth]]''<ref>{{WJ|Quendi}}, p. 388</ref>, but the word ''naug'' can appear as an element in names referring to the Dwarves.
  
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
* ''[[Naugrim]]''
 
* ''[[Naugrim]]''
 
* ''[[Nauglamír]]''
 
* ''[[Nauglamír]]''
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* ''[[Nibin-noeg]]''
  
 
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[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]

Latest revision as of 18:27, 8 February 2014

naug (plural noeg) is a Sindarin word, meaning "dwarf".[1] Properly speaking, this is an adjective, while the correct independent word for "Dwarf" as a race is Nogoth[2], but the word naug can appear as an element in names referring to the Dwarves.

[edit] Examples

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", naug
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Four. Quendi and Eldar", p. 388