tinw is a Noldorin word meaning "spark, small star".
David Salo has suggested that the form tinu (retaining the same meaning) could be valid Neo-Sindarin.
 See also
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 393
- ↑ David Salo (2004), A Gateway to Sindarin, p. 332