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Ril

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'''Ril''' is an [[Eldarin|Elvish]] word, meaning "glitter". It occurs both in [[Sindarin]] and [[Quenya]], where it is a shortened form of ''rillë''.
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'''Ril''' is an [[Eldarin|Elvish]] word, meaning "glitter".<ref>{{S|Appendix}}, ''ril''</ref> It occurs both in [[Sindarin]] and [[Quenya]], where it is a shortened form of ''rillë''.
  
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
 
* Quenya: [[Silmaril]]
 
* Quenya: [[Silmaril]]
 
* Sindarin: [[Mithril]]
 
* Sindarin: [[Mithril]]
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[[Category:Sindarin words]]
 
[[Category:Sindarin words]]

Revision as of 18:45, 21 October 2012

Ril is an Elvish word, meaning "glitter".[1] It occurs both in Sindarin and Quenya, where it is a shortened form of rillë.

Examples

References

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