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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.

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root. employ, use
Middle Primitive Elvish [Ety/YUK.001] Group: Eldamo. Published by

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    :

Enno onna enno enne.

Funny word play by Tamas, who refers to the phrase as a "Middle-Earth saying."

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