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Soloneldi

Soloneldi is a Telerin word meaning "surf-singers", a term for themselves (along with Fallinelli). [1]

[edit] Etymology

The first part derives from the Root SOL (*solo) and the second from NYEL (*neldi).

[edit] Other versions

Solosimpi was Tolkien's older name of the Teleri.

[edit] References

  1. ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, Etymologies p.387