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

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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.

The dictionary contains 97544 words, 43559 active glosses and 60 phrases. The community has posted 1878 comments, finished 82096 flashcards and given 561 thanks. You can access more statistics by going to Contributors.

Parf Edhellen is and has been open source since its inception 10 years ago. It is developed and maintained by Leonard (@parmaeldo). If you are a developer, you can follow the project on Github.

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  ⸱    ⸱    ⸱      :    ⸱    ⸱   ⸱   :

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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