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aurë

aurë means "day as opposite to night" in Quenya.[1]

[edit] Etymology

[edit] Examples

  • utúlie’n aurë! = "the day has come!"[2]

[edit] Cognates

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings: Eldarin Roots and Stems", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 148
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "The Grey Annals", Note 2, p. 166