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'''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.
==Etymology==
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Possible [[primitive Elvish]] *''ornâ'' [[root]] [[OR]]
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# [[Quenya]]<ref>[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], "Words, Phrases and Passages in ''The Lord of the Rings''" (edited by [[Christopher Gilson]]), published in ''[[Parma Eldalamberon]]'' [[Parma Eldalamberon 17|#17]] (July [[2007]]) p. 112</ref> and possibly an "ancient adjectival form" of [[Telerin]]<ref>{{HM|UT}} p.266</ref>: "tall, high, lofty"
==See also==
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# [[Quenya]]: "hasty"<ref>{{HM|LR}}, "[[The Etymologies]]"</ref>
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==Etymology 1==
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Likely [[primitive Elvish]] *''ornâ'' [[root]] [[OR]]
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===See also===
 
*[[Teleporno]]
 
*[[Teleporno]]
==Cognates==
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===Cognates===
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[orn]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[orn]]''
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'''orna''' means "hasty" in Quenya
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==Etymology 2==
==Etymology==
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Possible [[primitive Elvish]] *''gornâ'' [[root]] [[GOR]]
 
Possible [[primitive Elvish]] *''gornâ'' [[root]] [[GOR]]
  

Revision as of 14:12, 23 February 2009

orna is a Quenya word.

  1. Quenya[1] and possibly an "ancient adjectival form" of Telerin[2]: "tall, high, lofty"
  2. Quenya: "hasty"[3]

Etymology 1

Likely primitive Elvish *ornâ root OR

See also

Cognates

Etymology 2

Possible primitive Elvish *gornâ root GOR

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in The Lord of the Rings" (edited by Christopher Gilson), published in Parma Eldalamberon #17 (July 2007) p. 112
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales p.266
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "The Etymologies"