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-n is a Quenya suffix that has three meanings.


[edit] -n1

Used as a dative ending, in nin, enyalien.[source?]

[edit] -n2

-n or -nye is a pronominal ending, 1st person singular "I". Utúlien, seen in Elendil's Oath.[source?]

[edit] -n3

Used as a plural sign used of the cases.[1][examples needed]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Four. Quendi and Eldar", p. 407