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'''''pel-''''' is a root in both [[Sindarin]] and [[Quenya]] which is mentioned in both "The Etymologies" and the Appendix to ''[[The Silmarillion]]''. It is listed as "revolve on fixed point", "go round, revolve, return"<ref name="etym">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Christopher Tolkien]], ''[[The Lost Road and Other Writings]]'', "[[The Etymologies]]", entries ''PEL-''</ref> and "go round, encircle".<ref name="silmap">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[The Silmarillion]]'', "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entry ''pel-''</ref>
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'''''pel-''''' is a root in both [[Sindarin]] and [[Quenya]] which is mentioned in both "The Etymologies" and the Appendix to ''[[The Silmarillion]]''. It is listed as "revolve on fixed point", "go round, revolve, return"<ref name="etym">{{LR|Etymologies}} entries ''PEL-''</ref> and "go round, encircle".<ref name="silmap">{{S|Elements}}, entry ''pel-''</ref>
  
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''pel-'' is a verb<ref name="arda"/> meaning "go round, revolve, return"<ref name="etym"/>
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
===Quenya===
 
===Quenya===
*''opelë'', "walled house or village, town"<ref name="etym2"/>
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*''[[opele]]'', "walled house or village, town"<ref name="etym2"/>
*''pel-'' (verb<ref name="arda"/>), "go round, revolve, return"<ref name="etym"/>
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*[[Pelendur]], a [[Stewards of Gondor|Steward of Gondor]]<ref name="lotrapa">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'', "[[Appendix A]]"</ref>
 
*[[Pelendur]], a [[Stewards of Gondor|Steward of Gondor]]<ref name="lotrapa">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'', "[[Appendix A]]"</ref>
*''peler'', "fenced field", (similar to the Old English "tún")<ref name="etym2"/>
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*''[[peler]]'', "fenced field", (similar to the Old English "tún")<ref name="etym2"/>
 
*[[Pelóri]], "the fencing or defensive heights";<ref name="silmindex"/> also known as the [[Mountains of Aman]] or [[Mountains of Defence]]
 
*[[Pelóri]], "the fencing or defensive heights";<ref name="silmindex"/> also known as the [[Mountains of Aman]] or [[Mountains of Defence]]
*''peltas'' (noun; plural ''peltaxi''<ref name="arda">[[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]], ''[[Ardalambion]]'', [http://www.uib.no/people/hnohf/wordlists.htm Quenya Wordlists]</ref>), "pivot"<ref name="etym"/>
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*''[[peltas]]'' (noun; plural ''peltaxi''<ref name="arda">[[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]], ''[[Ardalambion]]'', [http://www.uib.no/people/hnohf/wordlists.htm Quenya Wordlists]</ref>), "pivot"<ref name="etym"/>
  
 
===Sindarin===
 
===Sindarin===
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**[[Pelargir]], "Garth of Royal Ships";<ref name="silmindex">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[The Silmarillion]]'', "Index"</ref> the port on the river [[Anduin]] in southern [[Gondor]]
 
**[[Pelargir]], "Garth of Royal Ships";<ref name="silmindex">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[The Silmarillion]]'', "Index"</ref> the port on the river [[Anduin]] in southern [[Gondor]]
 
**[[Pelennor]] (and [[Pelennor Fields]]), "fenced land";<ref name="lotrindex">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'', "Index"</ref> fertile land to the east of [[Minas Tirith]]  
 
**[[Pelennor]] (and [[Pelennor Fields]]), "fenced land";<ref name="lotrindex">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'', "Index"</ref> fertile land to the east of [[Minas Tirith]]  
*''pelthaes'' (noun; older form ''pelthaksa''), "pivot"<ref name="etym"/>
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*''[[pelthaes]]'' (noun; < older form ''[[pelthaksa]]''), "pivot"<ref name="etym"/>
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
 
*''[[cail]]'', "(pointed) fence" (Sindarin)
 
*''[[cail]]'', "(pointed) fence" (Sindarin)
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*''[[iâth]]'', "fence" (Sindarin)
 
*''[[iâth]]'', "fence" (Sindarin)
 
==References==
 
==References==
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{{References}}
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[[Category:Quenya verbs]]
 
[[Category:Quenya affixes]]
 
[[Category:Quenya affixes]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin affixes]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin affixes]]
 
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Revision as of 22:09, 14 January 2011

pel- is a root in both Sindarin and Quenya which is mentioned in both "The Etymologies" and the Appendix to The Silmarillion. It is listed as "revolve on fixed point", "go round, revolve, return"[1] and "go round, encircle".[2]

pel- is a verb[3] meaning "go round, revolve, return"[1]

Examples

Quenya

Sindarin

See Also

  • cail, "(pointed) fence" (Sindarin)
  • echor, "encircling", "outer ring" (Sindarin)
  • iâth, "fence" (Sindarin)

References

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies" entries PEL-
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entry pel-
  3. 3.0 3.1 Helge Kåre Fauskanger, Ardalambion, Quenya Wordlists
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien, The Lost Road and Other Writings, "The Etymologies", entries PEL(ES)-
  5. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, "Appendix A"
  6. 6.0 6.1 J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index"
  7. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, "Index"