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'''''ondo''''' means "stone" or "rock" in [[Quenya]].  
 
'''''ondo''''' means "stone" or "rock" in [[Quenya]].  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
==Etymology==
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From [[OS]] *''gondo'', [[PQ]] ''[[gondo|gon(do)]]''<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 359 (entry ''GOND-'')</ref><ref>{{HM|PM}}, p. 374</ref> from possible [[root]] *GON
From [[OS]] *''gondo'', [[PQ]] ''[[gondo|gon(do)]]''<ref>{{L|410}}</ref><ref>{{HM|PM}}, p. 374</ref> from possible [[root]] *GON
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==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
* [[Ondoher]] = "Stone Lord"
 
* [[Ondoher]] = "Stone Lord"
 
* [[Ondolindë]] = "Rock of the Music of Water"
 
* [[Ondolindë]] = "Rock of the Music of Water"
*[[Ondonóre]] = Stone land, [[Gondor]]
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* [[Ondonórë]] = Stone land, [[Gondor]]
 
==Cognates==
 
==Cognates==
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[gond]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[gond]]''
 
{{references}}
 
{{references}}
* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]
 
* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf/qlist.htm Quenya Corpus Wordlist] edited by [[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]]
 
  
 
[[Category: Quenya nouns]]
 
[[Category: Quenya nouns]]

Revision as of 11:01, 15 October 2010

ondo means "stone" or "rock" in Quenya.

Etymology

From OS *gondo, PQ gon(do)[1][2] from possible root *GON

Examples

Cognates

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 359 (entry GOND-)
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, p. 374