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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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The swamps of '''Nindalf'''  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
The name comes from ''[[nîn]]'' 'wet' and ''[[talf]]'' 'flat field'. It was translated as '''[[Wetwang]]''' in [[Westron]].
 
The name comes from ''[[nîn]]'' 'wet' and ''[[talf]]'' 'flat field'. It was translated as '''[[Wetwang]]''' in [[Westron]].
 
[[Category:Sindarin locations]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin locations]]

Revision as of 12:01, 10 October 2010

The swamps of Nindalf

Etymology

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