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The '''Yavannildi''' (Maidens of [[Yavanna]]) were the elven-women that knew the secrets to making [[lembas]]. Only they were allowed to handle the ear of the corn that would become the wafer.
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The '''Yavannildi''' ([[Quenya]] for "Maidens of [[Yavanna]]"; [[Sindarin]] '''''Ivonwin''''') were the [[Elves|elven-women]] that knew the secrets to making [[lembas]]. Only they were allowed to handle the ear of the corn that would become the wafer.<ref>{{PM|XV}}, pp. 404-5</ref>
 
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Latest revision as of 19:37, 7 April 2013

The Yavannildi (Quenya for "Maidens of Yavanna"; Sindarin Ivonwin) were the elven-women that knew the secrets to making lembas. Only they were allowed to handle the ear of the corn that would become the wafer.[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "Of Lembas", pp. 404-5