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'''TUR''' is an [[Elvish]] [[Sundocarmë|Root]] having to do with mastery.
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'''TUR''' is an [[Elvish]] [[Sundocarmë|Root]] signifying "power, control, mastery, victory", to "dominate, master, conquer" or to be "strong, mighty, in power".<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 395</ref><ref>{{PE|Eldarin}}, p. 188</ref>
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This root has been affected by [[TAƷ]].{{fact}}
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==Derivatives==
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*[[Primitive Elvish]]: ''[[ortur-]], [[taurâ]], [[tûrê]], [[tûrô]]''
 
*[[Primitive Elvish]]: ''[[ortur-]], [[taurâ]], [[tûrê]], [[tûrô]]''
 
*[[Quenya]]: ''[[túrë]], [[túrëa]], [[taura]], [[Túrin|Turindo]], [[Túrin|Turambar]], [[Fëanturi]], [[Turgon|Turucáno]]''
 
*[[Quenya]]: ''[[túrë]], [[túrëa]], [[taura]], [[Túrin|Turindo]], [[Túrin|Turambar]], [[Fëanturi]], [[Turgon|Turucáno]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]]: ''[[tûr]], [[taur]]'' (blended with [[TA3]]) ''[[Túrin]], [[Turamarth]], [[Fannor]], [[Turgon]]''  
 
*[[Sindarin]]: ''[[tûr]], [[taur]]'' (blended with [[TA3]]) ''[[Túrin]], [[Turamarth]], [[Fannor]], [[Turgon]]''  
  
This root has been affected by [[TA3]]
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==Other version of the legendarium==
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In the ''Qenya Lexicon'' appears the [[Qenya]] root TURU, "am strong".<ref>{{PE|12}}</ref>
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Revision as of 20:35, 13 December 2010

TUR is an Elvish Root signifying "power, control, mastery, victory", to "dominate, master, conquer" or to be "strong, mighty, in power".[1][2]

This root has been affected by TAƷ.[source?]

Derivatives

Other version of the legendarium

In the Qenya Lexicon appears the Qenya root TURU, "am strong".[3]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 395
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings: Eldarin Roots and Stems", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 188
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Qenyaqetsa: The Qenya Phonology and Lexicon", in Parma Eldalamberon XII (edited by Carl F. Hostetter, Christopher Gilson, Arden R. Smith, and Patrick H. Wynne)