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'''Ras''' is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning 'horn' as seen in [[Caradhras]] (Red-horn) and [[Barad Nimras|Nimras]] (White Horn),
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'''Ras''' (plural '''rais''') is a [[Sindarin]] word meaning 'horn'.<ref>{{S|Appendix}}, ''ras''</ref>
  
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==Examples==
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* [[Caradhras]] - "Red-horn"
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* [[Barad Nimras|Nimras]] - "White Horn"
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* [[Ered Nimrais]] - "Mountains White", i.e. the White Mountains
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[[Category: Sindarin words]]
 
[[Category: Sindarin words]]

Revision as of 18:35, 21 October 2012

Ras (plural rais) is a Sindarin word meaning 'horn'.[1]

Examples

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", ras