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'''Oron''' is presumably archaic [[Sindarin]] for tree. It survives only in its plural, archaic ''oroni'' became the Sindarin word ''[[Eryn]]''.  
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'''''oron''''' is a [[Sindarin]] word glossed as "tree".<ref name=PE1>{{PE|17}}, p. 89</ref> [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] also experimented with the form ''oronī'' ("trees?").<ref>{{PE|17}}, p. 33</ref>
 
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==Examples==
 
==Examples==
*? [[Orophin]]
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* [[Lebethron]]<ref name=PE1/>
* [[Lebethron]]
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==See also==
 
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*Sindarin ''[[eryn]]''
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*Sindarin ''[[orn]]''
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*[[Orophin#Etymology]]
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[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
[[category:trees]]
 

Revision as of 00:11, 14 July 2011

oron is a Sindarin word glossed as "tree".[1] Tolkien also experimented with the form oronī ("trees?").[2]

Examples

See also

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), p. 89
  2. 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), p. 33