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angaina is a Quenya word meaning "of iron". The Sindarin cognate is angren.[1]

[edit] Etymology

Related to Quenya anga ("iron"), angaina derives from the Elvish root ANGĀ.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", pp. 348