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'''Ñwalmë''' is a [[Quenya]] noun meaning "torment".
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'''''nwalme''''' is a [[Quenya]] noun meaning "torment". Its older form is said to be ''ngwalme''.<ref name=AE2i>{{App|E2i}}</ref>
  
[[Image:Nwalme.gif]] ''ñwalmë'' is also the name of the twentieth letter of the [[Tengwar]] alphabet.
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[[Helge Kåre Fauskanger|Helge Fauskanger]] has suggested that the forms ''nwalmë''/''ngwalmë'' (retaining the same meaning) could be valid [[Neo-Elvish|Neo-Quenya]].<ref>[[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]], "[http://folk.uib.no/hnohf/eng-quen.rtf English-Quenya Wordlist (Quettaparma Quenyanna)]" at [http://folk.uib.no/hnohf/ Ardalambion] (accessed 25 June 2011)</ref>
  
==Sources==
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[[Image:Nwalme.gif]] ''nwalme'' is also the name of the twentieth letter of the [[Tengwar]] alphabet.<ref name=AE2i/>
* ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'', [[Appendix E]]
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Revision as of 23:29, 5 July 2011

nwalme is a Quenya noun meaning "torment". Its older form is said to be ngwalme.[1]

Helge Fauskanger has suggested that the forms nwalmë/ngwalmë (retaining the same meaning) could be valid Neo-Quenya.[2]

Nwalme.gif nwalme is also the name of the twentieth letter of the Tengwar alphabet.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix E, "Writing", "The Fëanorian Letters"
  2. Helge Kåre Fauskanger, "English-Quenya Wordlist (Quettaparma Quenyanna)" at Ardalambion (accessed 25 June 2011)