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linnon

linnon is a Sindarin word appearing in "The Lay of Leithian Recommenced" (ca. 1950).[1]

Didier Willis has suggested that linnon is the 1st pres. form ("I sing") of an unattested verb linna- ("to sing").[2]

[edit] Phrases

"le linnon im Tinúviel!"[1]

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lays of Beleriand, "IV. The Lay of Leithian Recommenced", p. 354
  2. Didier Willis, Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary at Jrrvf.com (accessed 19 July 2011)