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==Quenya==
'''or''' means "above" or "over" in both [[Quenya]]<ref name="C">{{UT|Cirion}}</ref> and [[Sindarin]]<Ref name="E">{{LR|Etymologies}} p. 379, entry ORO</ref>.
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'''''or''''' means "above" in [[Quenya]].<ref name="C">{{UT|Cirion}}</ref>  
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In Quenya, it is also a prefix of words, such as ''[[ortil]]'' (cf. [[oro-]]).{{fact}}
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===Examples===
  
In Quenya, it is also a prefix of words, such as ''[[ortil]]'' (cf. [[oro-]]).
 
==Etymology==
 
[[Root]] [[ORO]]<Ref name="E"/>
 
==Examples==
 
 
*(Quenya) "...''[[i]] [[Eru]] i '''or''' [[ilya|ilyë]] [[mahalma]]r [[ea (verb)|eä]] [[tennoio]]''" ("the One who is '''above''' all thrones for ever")<ref name="C"/>
 
*(Quenya) "...''[[i]] [[Eru]] i '''or''' [[ilya|ilyë]] [[mahalma]]r [[ea (verb)|eä]] [[tennoio]]''" ("the One who is '''above''' all thrones for ever")<ref name="C"/>
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==Noldorin==
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'''''or''''' is a [[Noldorin]] word meaning "above".<ref name=LR>{{LR|Etymologies}} p. 379</ref>
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===Etymology===
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*[[Sundocarme|Root]] [[OR#Other versions|ORO]]<ref name=LR/>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
*[[oro-]]
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*''[[oro-]]''
*[[erin]]
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*''[[erin]]''
*[[ortil]]
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*''[[ortil]]''
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[[Category:Noldorin prepositions]]
 
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Quenya

or means "above" in Quenya.[1]

In Quenya, it is also a prefix of words, such as ortil (cf. oro-).[source?]

Examples

Noldorin

or is a Noldorin word meaning "above".[2]

Etymology

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Cirion and Eorl and the Friendship of Gondor and Rohan"
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies" p. 379