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*[[Quenya]] ''[[tumbo]]''
*[[Quenya]] ''[[tumbo]]''
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
[[Category:Sindarin nouns]]
[[Category:Noldorin nouns]]
[[Category:Noldorin nouns]]

Latest revision as of 20:51, 19 October 2012

tum means "valley"[1] or "deep valley, under or among hills"[2] in Sindarin (and Noldorin).

[edit] Etymology

In the Etymologies, Noldorin tum derives from Primitive Quendian tumbu, root TUB.[2]

[edit] Examples

[edit] Cognates


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entry tum
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 394, entry TUB-