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Nindalf

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The swamps of '''Nindalf''' or '''[[Wetwang]]''' lie to the south of [[Emyn Muil]] and east of the Great River [[Anduin]], fed by the great inland delta of the [[Entwash]]. The [[Dead Marshes]] lie further east and may be an extension of Nindalf.
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The swamps of '''Nindalf''' lie to the south of [[Emyn Muil]] and east of the Great River [[Anduin]], fed by the great inland delta of the [[Entwash]]. The [[Dead Marshes]] lie further east and may be an extension of Nindalf.
 
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==Etymology==
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The name comes from ''[[nîn]]'' 'wet' and ''[[talf]]'' 'flat field'. It was translated as '''[[Wetwang]]''' in [[Westron]].
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Revision as of 11:56, 10 October 2010

The swamps of Nindalf lie to the south of Emyn Muil and east of the Great River Anduin, fed by the great inland delta of the Entwash. The Dead Marshes lie further east and may be an extension of Nindalf.

Etymology

The name comes from nîn 'wet' and talf 'flat field'. It was translated as Wetwang in Westron.