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'''Orald''' is a name for '''[[Tom Bombadil]]''' which [[Men]] of the [[Vales of Anduin]] and [[Rohan]] referred to him as.<ref>{{FR|II2}}</ref>
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'''Orald''' was a name for '''[[Tom Bombadil]]''' used by the [[Men]] of the [[Vales of Anduin]] and [[Rohan]].<ref>{{FR|II2}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
The name means "very very old" in [[Old English]]<ref>[[Jim Allan]] (ed.), ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', The Giving of Names</ref>
 
The name means "very very old" in [[Old English]]<ref>[[Jim Allan]] (ed.), ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', The Giving of Names</ref>
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Latest revision as of 20:15, 29 March 2013

Orald was a name for Tom Bombadil used by the Men of the Vales of Anduin and Rohan.[1]

[edit] Etymology

The name means "very very old" in Old English[2]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Council of Elrond"
  2. Jim Allan (ed.), An Introduction to Elvish, The Giving of Names