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or means "above" or "over" in both Quenya[1] and Sindarin[2].

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


Root ORO[2]


See also


  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, entry ORO