From Tolkien Gateway
GALÁD is an Elvish Root possibly derived from GALA. It has to do with growth and plants.[source?]
- Quenya: alda, Aldaron, Aldalemnar
- Telerin: galla
- Sindarin: galadh, Galadhor, Galdor, Galadloriel/Galagloriel, Galathilvion
- Doriathrin: gald, galbreth
Other versions of the legendarium
Tolkien wrote both GALAD and added GALÁD in The Etymologies, without striking out the first one.