Tolkien Gateway

Old English

(Difference between revisions)
m (Same thing. . .)
Line 1: Line 1:
#REDIRECT [[Anglo-Saxon]]
+
'''Old English''' (sometimes called [[Anglo-Saxon]]) was the language [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] used to translate [[Rohirric]], the language of the [[Rohirrim]], into. Old English has a similiar relation to modern English (into which [[Westron]] is translated) as has Rohirric to Westron, and especially the older language as spoken by the [[Hobbits]] in the past.
 +
 
 +
[[Category:Languages]]
 +
[[de:Altenglische Sprache]]
 +
[[fi:Muinaisenglanti]]

Revision as of 20:51, 29 January 2009

Old English (sometimes called Anglo-Saxon) was the language Tolkien used to translate Rohirric, the language of the Rohirrim, into. Old English has a similiar relation to modern English (into which Westron is translated) as has Rohirric to Westron, and especially the older language as spoken by the Hobbits in the past.