Sindarin 

avon

place name. Unmarred State

A Sindarin cognate of Q. Aman, appearing only in Quenya Note (QN) from 1957 (PE17/162).

Cognates

  • Q. Aman “Blessed Realm” ✧ PE17/162

Derivations

  • Ámān “Unmarred State” ✧ PE17/162
    • MAN “good (morally), blessed, holy, unmarred, free from evil, good (morally), blessed, holy, unmarred, free from evil; [ᴹ√] holy spirit” ✧ PE17/162

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
Ámān > Avon[amān] > [amǭn] > [amaun] > [amon] > [avon]✧ PE17/162

avon

verb. I won't

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avon

place name. 'Unmarred State'

topon. 'Unmarred State', esp. applied to the 'unmarred' western regions, of which Valinor was part. Q. Aman.

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:162] < _Amān _< MAN good. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

avon

suffix. I won't

v. & pron. suff. I won't. Q. ván, vanye. >> avo

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avo

verb. don't!

Used as a negative adverb before an imperative: avo garo "don't do it!". Sometimes used as prefix: avgaro

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ava-

verb. will not, do not

Cognates

  • Q. áva “don’t, negative imperative” ✧ PE17/143; WJ/371; WJ/371; WJ/371
  • Q. ava- “to refuse, forbid”
  • Q. “will not, do not, shall not” ✧ PE17/143; PE17/143

Derivations

  • BĀ/ABA “refuse, forbid, prohibit, say nay (in refusal or denial), refuse, forbid, prohibit, say nay (in refusal or denial), [ᴹ√] deny; away, go away, depart” ✧ PE17/143
  • aba- “refuse, forbid” ✧ WJ/372
    • BĀ/ABA “refuse, forbid, prohibit, say nay (in refusal or denial), refuse, forbid, prohibit, say nay (in refusal or denial), [ᴹ√] deny; away, go away, depart” ✧ PE22/163; WJ/370

Element in

  • S. avad “refusal, reluctance” ✧ WJ/372
  • S. Avar “Refuser”
  • S. avo garo “don’t do it” ✧ WJ/371
  • S. avgaro “don’t do it” ✧ WJ/371

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
aba- > ava-[aba-] > [ava-]✧ WJ/372
Sindarin [PE17/143; WJ/371; WJ/372] Group: Eldamo. Published by

ava-

auxillary verb. will not

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ónen

noun. I gave

Written onen in some editions of LotR. In the Qenyaqetsa, Qenya anta- is marked as having an irregular past tense áne. Assuming the same sound-shifts as observed in other words, this would indeed lead to onen in Sindarin, see PE/12:31 and TT/14:48-49

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dagorath

noun. all the battles

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anfangrim

noun. the Longbeards (a tribe of Dwarves)

Sindarin [WJ/322] anfang+rim. Group: SINDICT. Published by

lammas

noun. account of tongues

Sindarin [LR/167, WJ/206, WJ/393, X/LH] Group: SINDICT. Published by

anglennatha

verb. (he) will approach

Sindarin [SD/129-31] Group: SINDICT. Published by

cuio

verb. live!

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noro

verb. run! ride!

Untranslated in LotR, but written nora-lim and rendered as "ride on" in RS/196 (not a literal translation) and later translated as "run swift" in RC/195. A verb nor- is attested in the old Gnomish lexicon, PE/11:61, with the meaning "to run, roll"

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lâf

verb. (he) licks

Sindarin [Ety/367, X/LH] Group: SINDICT. Published by

lôd

verb. (he) floats

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tôl

verb. (he) comes

According to WJ/301, the expression tôl acharn "vengeance comes" was later changed to tûl acharn by Tolkien

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rammas

noun. (great) wall

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Lossoth

noun. the Snowmen

Sindarin [LotR/A, RGEO/70] loss+hoth. Group: SINDICT. Published by

galadhad

noun. the Two Trees of Valinor

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drúwaith

noun. the wilderness of the Drû-men (q.v.)

Sindarin [UT/385] drû+gwaith. Group: SINDICT. Published by

falathrim

noun. people of the Falas

Sindarin [WJ/378] falas+rim. Group: SINDICT. Published by

pêd

verb. (he) says

Sindarin [guren bêd enni VT/41:11] Group: SINDICT. Published by

rochirrim

noun. horse-lords, the people of Rohan

Sindarin [LotR, etc.] rochir+rim. Group: SINDICT. Published by

ava

will not

ava- (i ava, in avar).

ava

will not

ava- (i ava, in avar)