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abonnen

noun/adjective. born later, born after

Sindarin [WJ/387] ab-+onnen "after-born". Group: SINDICT. Published by

abonnen

noun/adjective. man, one born later than the Elves, a human being (elvish name for men)

Sindarin [WJ/387] ab-+onnen "after-born". Group: SINDICT. Published by

abonnen

noun. after born

ab (prefix “after”) + onnen (p.p. of onna- “beget”)

Sindarin [Tolkiendil] Group: Tolkiendil Compound Sindarin Names. Published by

abonnen

proper name. After-born

A term for Men as the second-born children of Ilúvatar, after the Elves, also attested in its plural form Eboennin (WJ/387). It seems to be a compound of ab “after” and onnen “born”.

Cognates

  • Q. Apanónar “After-born” ✧ WJI/Abonnen; WJ/387; WJI/Apanónar

Elements

WordGloss
ab“after”
onnen“born”
Sindarin [WJ/387; WJI/Abonnen; WJI/Apanónar] Group: Eldamo. Published by

abonnen

afterborn

Abonnen, pl. Ebennin (archaic "Eboennin" = Ebönnin, WJ:387), Elvish name of Men as the "Secondborn" of Eru. If ab can be used as an independent preposition, it is probably followed by soft mutation.