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The [[Sindarin]] word that [[Tolkien]] normally renders as '[[troll]]' in his works. The derivation of this word is uncertain - it may be derived from older [[Elvish]] words or perhaps imitates [[olog]], which seems to be the comparative term in the [[Black Speech]].
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The [[Sindarin]] word that [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] normally renders as '[[Trolls|Troll]]' in his works. The derivation of this word is uncertain - it may be derived from older [[Elvish]] words or perhaps imitates [[olog]], which seems to be the comparative term in the [[Black Speech]].
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The Sindarin word that Tolkien normally renders as 'Troll' in his works. The derivation of this word is uncertain - it may be derived from older Elvish words or perhaps imitates olog, which seems to be the comparative term in the Black Speech.