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{{quote|'''nu''' luini yassen tintilar i eleni (''''beneath''' the blue vaults of Varda wherein the stars tremble')|''[[Namárië]]'' ([[Quenya]])}}
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{{quote|'''nu''' luini yassen tintilar i eleni (''''beneath''' the blue vaults of Varda wherein the stars tremble')<ref>{{RGEO|Namarie}}, line 6</ref>|''[[Namárië]]'' ([[Quenya]])}}
  
[[Taur-nu-Fuin (Dorthonion)|Taur-'''nu'''-Fuin]] "Forest-'''under'''-nightshade" ([[Sindarin]])
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[[Taur-nu-Fuin (Dorthonion)|Taur-'''nu'''-Fuin]] "Forest-'''under'''-nightshade"<ref>{{S|Index}}, entry ''Taur-nu-Fuin''</ref> ([[Sindarin]])
  
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Revision as of 20:31, 14 May 2015

nu is the Sindarin and Quenya word for "under" or "beneath".

Examples

"nu luini yassen tintilar i eleni ('beneath the blue vaults of Varda wherein the stars tremble')[1]"
Namárië (Quenya)

Taur-nu-Fuin "Forest-under-nightshade"[2] (Sindarin)

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Donald Swann, The Road Goes Ever On, "Namárië (Farewell)", line 6
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index of Names", entry Taur-nu-Fuin