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Nimbi

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'''nimpi''' later '''nimbi'''<ref>[[Parma Eldalamberon 17]] p.49</ref> is a [[Common Telerin]] word for "white"
 
'''nimpi''' later '''nimbi'''<ref>[[Parma Eldalamberon 17]] p.49</ref> is a [[Common Telerin]] word for "white"
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
Derived from [[PQ]] ''[[ninkwi]]'' [[root]] [[NIK-W]]<ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[Etymologies]]</ref>
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Derived from [[PQ]] ''[[ninkwi]]'' [[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[NIK-W]]<ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[Etymologies]]</ref>
 
==Derivation==
 
==Derivation==
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[nim]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[nim]]''
 
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[[category:Primitive words]]
 
[[category:Primitive words]]

Revision as of 15:38, 3 July 2010

nimpi later nimbi[1] is a Common Telerin word for "white"

Etymology

Derived from PQ ninkwi Root NIK-W[2]

Derivation

References

  1. Parma Eldalamberon 17 p.49
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, Etymologies