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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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noun. Elvish
Qenya Group: Eldamo. Published by

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`Bw% t$5$j aFt$5Ì$ t$5$ 7~C5^ 1T`V -

Imbi Menel Cemenyë menë Ráno tië.

"Between Heaven and Earth goes the path of the Moon" in Quenya.

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