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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>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
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*[[Sarn Gebir]], "stone spikes"<ref name="silmap"/>
 
*[[Sarn Gebir]], "stone spikes"<ref name="silmap"/>
 
*[[Serni]], derived from ''sarn''; a river in [[Gondor]]
 
*[[Serni]], derived from ''sarn''; a river in [[Gondor]]
 
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*[[Edhelharn|Edhel'''harn''']], Sindarin name of [[Aragorn II|King Elessar]]
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
 
*''[[gond]]'', "stone"
 
*''[[gond]]'', "stone"

Revision as of 10:54, 12 September 2010

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

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"