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Parmaitë

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'''Parmaitë''' was a nickname of '''[[Tar-Elendil]]''', the fourth [[King of Númenor]]. The name came from his hobby of making books from the notes on legends and lore gathered by his grandfather, [[Elros Tar-Minyatur]].
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'''Parmaitë''' was a nickname of '''[[Tar-Elendil]]''', the fourth [[King of Númenor]]. The name came from his hobby of making books from the notes on legends and lore gathered by his grandfather, [[Elros|Elros Tar-Minyatur]].
  
 
His name means "Book-in-Hand" in [[Quenya]] (from ''[[parma]]'' = "book" and ''-[[maitë]]'' = "handed").
 
His name means "Book-in-Hand" in [[Quenya]] (from ''[[parma]]'' = "book" and ''-[[maitë]]'' = "handed").

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Parmaitë was a nickname of Tar-Elendil, the fourth King of Númenor. The name came from his hobby of making books from the notes on legends and lore gathered by his grandfather, Elros Tar-Minyatur.

His name means "Book-in-Hand" in Quenya (from parma = "book" and -maitë = "handed").

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