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Torhir Ifant

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[[David Salo]] has suggested that ''Ifant'' is the same gloss as the [[Noldorin]] word ''[[ifant]]'' ("old").<ref>{{webcite|author=[[David Salo]]|articleurl=http://groups.yahoo.com/group/elfling/message/5596|articlename=Re: Unvoiced nasals (messgae #5596)|dated=30 July 2001|website=Elfling|accessed=20 March 2013}}</ref>
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[[David Salo]] has suggested that ''Ifant'' is the same gloss as the [[Noldorin]] word ''[[ifant]]'' ("old").<ref>{{webcite|author=[[David Salo]]|articleurl=http://groups.yahoo.com/group/elfling/message/5596|articlename=Re: Unvoiced nasals (message #5596)|dated=30 July 2001|website=Elfling|accessed=20 March 2013}}</ref>
  
 
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Latest revision as of 20:16, 20 March 2013

Torhir Ifant wrote the Dorgannas Iaur, a book of lore of the realms of Beleriand. Nothing else is known about this character.[1]

[edit] Etymology

David Salo has suggested that Ifant is the same gloss as the Noldorin word ifant ("old").[2]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Two. The Later Quenta Silmarillion", p. 192
  2. David Salo, "Re: Unvoiced nasals (message #5596)" dated 30 July 2001, Elfling mailing list (accessed 20 March 2013)