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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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verb. be vigorous, flourish, to be vigorous, flourish
Sindarin [PE17/187.2608] Group: Eldamo. Published by

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5^7Hな%2# qT7JaF2$`C = な$2$ 1E5"# 5%`Vな%a'Gな%8 = iD5# nR2$ 5%`V5%v$`C = hÍD5 `B nTな´#6 `C4#6 t%zFな%8 - `B`N7Ht#2% 1E5"# な$2$ = `C6 nTs%m% nTなnE7T2%`V = な^,Fな%`V 1Rな$7T5nE = 1~Cj% な#4#な#,Fな%s%`V -

Norolinda pirucendëa, lendë tanna Nieliccilis, sana wendë nieninquëa, yan i wilyar antar miquelis. I·oromandi tanna lendë, ar wingildi wilwarindië, Losselië telerinwa, táli lantalasselingië.

A beautiful poem from Tolkien's “A Secret Vice.”

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