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'''Randir''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning wanderer or pilgrim.  
 
'''Randir''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning wanderer or pilgrim.  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==

Revision as of 11:05, 5 August 2010

Randir is a Sindarin word meaning wanderer or pilgrim.

Etymology

It is derived from the root RAN and dîr. The Old Sindarin form must have been *ranandîro

Examples

Inspiration

J.R.R. Tolkien may have been inspired by the old, and now obsolete French verb randir, meaning "to walk very fast".

References