Mae govannen!

Well met! You have found an elvish book, Parf Edhellen, dedicated to the fictional languages in Tolkien's legendarium.

About the website

This website is dedicated to Tolkien's languages, with an emphasis on the elvish languages of his legendarium. Our dictionary consists of imported glosses from a variety of quality dictionaries, categorised and searchable by sense, conjugation and more. You can read more on our about page.

The dictionary contains 76078 words, 42196 active glosses and 54 phrases. The community has posted 675 comments, finished 26895 flashcards and given 184 thanks. You can access more statistics by going to Contributors.

Parf Edhellen is and has been open source since its inception 8 years ago. It is developed and maintained by Leonard (@parmaeldo). If you are a developer, you can follow the project on Github.

Gloss of the hour

* ad


Learn more

Phrase of the day

AE 5,Dx 26Yw1Eな^zえ = AE 5,Dx xwP%1Ej^ = AE 5,Dx 37zD1Eな^zえ = X# w6Ykt^AT`B z7qpT1Ej^ -

Ash nazg durbatulûk, ash nazg gimbatul, ash nazg thrakatulûk, agh burzum-ishi krimpatul.

The notorious Ring Verse, in its original form, in the very vile tongue of Mordor.

Learn more

Community activity

The 10 most recent activities.