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Sar

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* [[Elessar]] = "Elf-stone"
 
* [[Elessar]] = "Elf-stone"
  
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* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]
 
* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]
 
* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf/qlist.htm Quenya Corpus Wordlist] edited by [[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]]
 
* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf/qlist.htm Quenya Corpus Wordlist] edited by [[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]]
  
 
[[Category: Quenya nouns]]
 
[[Category: Quenya nouns]]

Revision as of 21:42, 17 February 2010

sar is a noun meaning "stone" in Quenya. It can also act as a prefix, as in sard-. Compare with sarn in Sindarin.

In later versions of the Legendarium, it appears that Tolkien changed the Quenya stem to sarn-.

Sar is unusual in Quenya for being a proper one-syllable noun whose vowel is not compensatorily lengthened in the nominative case.

Example:

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