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Nindalf

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'''Nindalf''' was a location of swamps. It was translated as '''[[Wetwang]]''' in [[Westron]].
 
'''Nindalf''' was a location of swamps. It was translated as '''[[Wetwang]]''' in [[Westron]].
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
The name comes from ''[[nîn]]'' 'wet' and ''[[talf]]'' 'flat field'.
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The name comes from ''[[nîn]]'', "wet" and ''[[talf]]'', "flat field".<ref name="Nomen">{{HM|N}}, p. 779</ref>
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Nindalf was a location of swamps. It was translated as Wetwang in Westron.

Etymology

The name comes from nîn, "wet" and talf, "flat field".[1]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Nomenclature of The Lord of the Rings" in Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 779