ríe or rie is Quenya for "crown, garland"
Primitive Elvish form rigê from root RIG
The Etymologies mistakenly show the word with a short i. However a version with short i has been attested elsewhere.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 182
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth p. 347
- ↑ Vinyar Tengwar, Number 46, July 2004, p. 11