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Niphred

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'''niphred''' is a [[Noldorin]] word meaning "fear, pallor"
 
'''niphred''' is a [[Noldorin]] word meaning "fear, pallor"
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
[[OS]] *''nimphret-'', [[Common Telerin|CT]] *''nimpret-'', [[PQ]] *''ninkweret-'' ([[root]] [[NIKW]])
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The word contains the element ''[[nim]]'' "white"
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[[OS]] *''nimphrita'', [[Common Telerin|CT]] *''nimprita'', [[PQ]] *''ninkwiritâ'' ([[root]] [[NIKW]])
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==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
*''[[Niphredil]]'' "little pallor"
 
*''[[Niphredil]]'' "little pallor"
 
[[category:Sindarin nouns]]
 
[[category:Sindarin nouns]]

Revision as of 09:07, 18 October 2010

niphred is a Noldorin word meaning "fear, pallor"

Etymology

The word contains the element nim "white"

OS *nimphrita, CT *nimprita, PQ *ninkwiritâ (root NIKW)

Examples