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Nimbi

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'''nimbi'''<ref>{{PE|17}}, pp. 19, 49</ref> is a [[Telerin]] word for "white".
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'''''nimbi''''' is a [[Telerin]] word for "white".<ref>{{PE|17}}, pp. 19, 49</ref>
==Etymology==
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Derived from [[PQ]] ''[[ninkwi]]'' [[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[NIK-W]]<ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[The Etymologies|Etymologies]]</ref>
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==Derivation==
 
==Derivation==
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[nim]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[nim]]''
 
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nimbi is a Telerin word for "white".[1]

Derivation

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), pp. 19, 49