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Rië

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ríe or rie[1] is Quenya for "crown, garland"

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Etymology

Primitive Elvish form rigê from root RIG[2]

Cognates

Notes

The Etymologies mistakenly show the word with a short i[3]. However a version with short i has been attested elsewhere.

References

  1. Parma Eldalamberon 17 p. 182
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth p. 347
  3. Vinyar Tengwar 46, p. 11