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'''Nim''' means ''pale'' or ''white'' in [[Sindarin]].
'''Nim''' means ''white'' in [[Sindarin]].<ref>{{S|Appendix}}</ref><ref name=PE17>{{PE|17}}, p. 19</ref>
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''nim'' was historically derived from [[Telerin]] ''[[nimbi]]''.<ref name=PE17/>
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Latest revision as of 11:12, 9 November 2012

Nim means white in Sindarin.[1][2]

[edit] Etymology

nim was historically derived from Telerin nimbi.[2]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names"
  2. 2.0 2.1 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. 19