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talat-

talat- is a Quenya verb root meaning "to fall down"[1].

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[edit] Etymology

From a PQ root TALÁT[2]

[edit] Forms

  • talanta (past participle) "fallen"[3]

[edit] See also

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien; Humphrey Carpenter, Christopher Tolkien (eds.), The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, Letter 347, (dated 17 December 1972)
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part One: III. The Lost Road, (ii) The Númenórean chapters", p.72 (as talantie "he is fallen")