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'''''Sarn''''' is a [[Sindarin]] noun and means "(small) stone".<ref name="silmap">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[The Silmarillion]]'', "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entry ''sarn''</ref>
 
'''''Sarn''''' is a [[Sindarin]] noun and means "(small) stone".<ref name="silmap">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[The Silmarillion]]'', "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entry ''sarn''</ref>
 
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==Etymology==
Examples:
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From [[OS]] *''sarno'', [[root]] [[SAR]]
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==Examples==
 
*[[Sarn Athrad]], "Ford of Stones";<ref name="silmindex">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[The Silmarillion]]'', "Index"</ref> a ford in [[Beleriand]]
 
*[[Sarn Athrad]], "Ford of Stones";<ref name="silmindex">[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] and [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[The Silmarillion]]'', "Index"</ref> a ford in [[Beleriand]]
 
*[[Sarn Ford]], the same as Sarn Athrad (a half translation);<ref name="silmap"/> a ford to the south of [[The Shire]]
 
*[[Sarn Ford]], the same as Sarn Athrad (a half translation);<ref name="silmap"/> a ford to the south of [[The Shire]]
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==See Also==
 
==See Also==
 
*''[[gond]]'', "stone"
 
*''[[gond]]'', "stone"
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==Cognates==
 
*''[[ondo]]'', "stone" ([[Quenya]] equivalent of ''gond'')
 
*''[[ondo]]'', "stone" ([[Quenya]] equivalent of ''gond'')
 
*''[[sar]]'', "(small) stone" (Quenya equivalent of ''sarn'')
 
*''[[sar]]'', "(small) stone" (Quenya equivalent of ''sarn'')

Revision as of 10:53, 12 September 2010

Sarn is a Sindarin noun and means "(small) stone".[1]

Contents

Etymology

From OS *sarno, root SAR

Examples

See Also

Cognates

  • ondo, "stone" (Quenya equivalent of gond)
  • sar, "(small) stone" (Quenya equivalent of sarn)

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entry sarn
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index"