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==Quenya==
'''orna''' is a [[Quenya]]<ref>[[Parma Eldalamberon 17]] p. 112</ref> and perhaps an 'ancient adjectival form' of [[Telerin]]<ref>[[Unfinished Tales]] p.266</ref> word meaning "tall, high, lofty"
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'''''orna''''' is a [[Quenya]] word meaning "tall, high, lofty".<ref name=PE17>{{PE|17}}, pp. 112, 186</ref> Another gloss given is "hasty".<ref name=LR>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 359</ref>
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Possible [[primitive Elvish]] *''ornâ'' [[root]] [[OR]]
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In "[[Parma Eldalamberon 17|Words, Phrases and Passages]]", the word derives from [[Sundocarme|root]] [[OR|OR, RŌ]].<ref name=PE17/>
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In the [[The Etymologies|''Etymologies'']], Quenya ''orna'' ("hasty") derives from root [[GOR]] ("violence, impetus, haste").<ref name=LR/>
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In the ''[[Unfinished Tales]]'' is noted the [[Elvish]] "ancient adjectival form" '''''ornā''''' ("uprising, tall"), given no designated language.<ref>{{UT|6e}}</ref>
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==See also==
 
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*[[Teleporno]]
 
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'''orna''' means "hasty" in Quenya
 
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Possible [[primitive Elvish]] *''gornâ'' [[root]] [[GOR]]
 
  
 
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[edit] Quenya

orna is a Quenya word meaning "tall, high, lofty".[1] Another gloss given is "hasty".[2]

[edit] Etymology

In "Words, Phrases and Passages", the word derives from root OR, RŌ.[1]

In the Etymologies, Quenya orna ("hasty") derives from root GOR ("violence, impetus, haste").[2]

[edit] Elvish

In the Unfinished Tales is noted the Elvish "ancient adjectival form" ornā ("uprising, tall"), given no designated language.[3]

[edit] See also

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), pp. 112, 186
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 359
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The History of Galadriel and Celeborn", "Appendix E: The Names of Celeborn and Galadriel"