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Nazg

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'''Nazg''' means "ring" in the [[Black Speech]].
 
'''Nazg''' means "ring" in the [[Black Speech]].
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
It is perhaps related to [[Valarin]]. There is the word ''[[Mâchananaškad|Mâchana'''našk'''ad ]]'' "Ring of Doom".<ref>Theory by [[Anthony Appleyard]]</ref>
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It is perhaps derived from [[Valarin]]. There is the word ''[[Mâchananaškad|Mâchana'''našk'''ad ]]'', "Ring of Doom".<ref>Theory by [[Anthony Appleyard]]</ref>
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
*[[Nazgûl]]
 
*[[Nazgûl]]
*[[Ash nazg durbatulûk]]
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[[Category:Black Speech words]]
 
[[Category:Black Speech words]]

Revision as of 17:57, 22 March 2010

Nazg means "ring" in the Black Speech.

Etymology

It is perhaps derived from Valarin. There is the word Mâchananaškad , "Ring of Doom".[1]

Examples

References

  1. Theory by Anthony Appleyard