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'''''pêl''''' (plural ''peli'') is a [[Noldorin]] noun meaning "fenced field".<ref name="etym">{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 380</ref><ref>{{VT|46a}}, p. 8</ref>
 
'''''pêl''''' (plural ''peli'') is a [[Noldorin]] noun meaning "fenced field".<ref name="etym">{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 380</ref><ref>{{VT|46a}}, p. 8</ref>
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The word ''pêl'' or ''pel'' often appear as a suggested [[Neo-Elvish|Neo-Sindarin]] word, retaining the same meaning.<ref>{{HM|GS}}, p. 322</ref><ref>[[Didier Willis]], [http://www.jrrvf.com/hisweloke/sindar/online/english.html Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary] at [http://www.jrrvf.com/haut.shtml Jrrvf.com] (accessed 20 July 2011)</ref>
  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
  
The word is a descendant form of [[Kornoldorin|Old Noldorin]] ''pele'', deriving from root [[PEL#Other versions|PEL(ES)]]. [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] also notes the word ''[[Wiktionary:tun#Old_English|tūn]]'' ("fenced field"; identified as [[Old English]] by [[Christopher Tolkien]]) in connection with ''pel''.<ref name="etym"/>
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Noldorin ''pêl'' is a descendant form of [[Kornoldorin|Old Noldorin]] ''pele'', deriving from root [[PEL#Other versions|PEL(ES)]]. [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] also notes the word ''[[Wiktionary:tun#Old_English|tūn]]'' ("fenced field"; identified as [[Old English]] by [[Christopher Tolkien]]) in connection with ''pêl''.<ref name="etym"/>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
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*''[[cail]]'', "(pointed) fence"
*Sindarin ''[[pel]]''
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*''[[echor]]'', "encircling", "outer ring"
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*''[[gobel]]'', "walled house or village, town"
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*''[[iâth]]'', "fence"
  
 
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The name Pel refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Pel (disambiguation).

pêl (plural peli) is a Noldorin noun meaning "fenced field".[1][2]

The word pêl or pel often appear as a suggested Neo-Sindarin word, retaining the same meaning.[3][4]

[edit] Etymology

Noldorin pêl is a descendant form of Old Noldorin pele, deriving from root PEL(ES). Tolkien also notes the word tūn ("fenced field"; identified as Old English by Christopher Tolkien) in connection with pêl.[1]

[edit] See also

  • cail, "(pointed) fence"
  • echor, "encircling", "outer ring"
  • gobel, "walled house or village, town"
  • iâth, "fence"

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 380
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Addenda and Corrigenda to the Etymologies — Part Two" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter and Patrick H. Wynne), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 46, July 2004, p. 8
  3. David Salo (2004), A Gateway to Sindarin, p. 322
  4. Didier Willis, Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary at Jrrvf.com (accessed 20 July 2011)