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'''''Urulóki''''' ([[Quenya|Q]], pron. {{IPA|[ˌuruˈloːki]}}) is the [[Quenya]] name of the [[fire-drakes]].<ref>{{S|Return}}</ref><ref name=App/>
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'''''Urulóki''''' (pron. {{IPA|[ˌuruˈloːki]}}) is the [[Quenya]] name of the [[fire-drakes]], meaning "fire-serpent" (also used as a plural).<ref>{{S|Return}}, [as plural noun]: "''...Glaurung, the first of the Urulóki...''"</ref><ref name=App/><ref>{{S|Index}}, entry ''Urulóki'': "''Quenya word meaning 'fire-serpent', dragon''"</ref><ref>{{S|Turin}}, [as singular noun]: "''...Glaurung the Urulóki...''"</ref>
  
 
It has been suggested that the spelling according to the Quenya style of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' would be singular ''urulócë'' and plural ''Urulóci''.<ref>[[Helge Fauskanger]], ''Quettaparma Quenyallo'' (accessed 12 December 2010)</ref>
 
It has been suggested that the spelling according to the Quenya style of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' would be singular ''urulócë'' and plural ''Urulóci''.<ref>[[Helge Fauskanger]], ''Quettaparma Quenyallo'' (accessed 12 December 2010)</ref>
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*[[Quenya]] ''ur-'' ("heat, be hot") + ''[[lókë]]'' ("dragon")<ref name=App>{{S|Appendix}}, entry ''ur-''</ref>
 
*[[Quenya]] ''ur-'' ("heat, be hot") + ''[[lókë]]'' ("dragon")<ref name=App>{{S|Appendix}}, entry ''ur-''</ref>
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==Other versions of the legendarium==
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In the [[The Etymologies|''Etymologies'']], appears the Quenya form ''urulóke'', meaning "fire-dragon".<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 370 (entry '''LOK-''')</ref>
  
 
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Urulóki (pron. [ˌuruˈloːki]) is the Quenya name of the fire-drakes, meaning "fire-serpent" (also used as a plural).[1][2][3][4]

It has been suggested that the spelling according to the Quenya style of The Lord of the Rings would be singular urulócë and plural Urulóci.[5]

Etymology

Other versions of the legendarium

In the Etymologies, appears the Quenya form urulóke, meaning "fire-dragon".[6]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Return of the Noldor", [as plural noun]: "...Glaurung, the first of the Urulóki..."
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entry ur-
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index of Names", entry Urulóki: "Quenya word meaning 'fire-serpent', dragon"
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Túrin Turambar", [as singular noun]: "...Glaurung the Urulóki..."
  5. Helge Fauskanger, Quettaparma Quenyallo (accessed 12 December 2010)
  6. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 370 (entry LOK-)