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Nazg

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Nazg means "ring" in the Black Speech.[1]

Etymology

It is perhaps derived from Valarin. There is the word Mâchananaškad , "Ring of Doom".[2]

Examples

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 11
  2. Theory by Anthony Appleyard