_prop. n. _a title of Idril. >> Idril. This gloss was rejected.
noun. a title of Idril
noun. silver foot
celebren (< celebrina “silver-like”) + tâl (“foot”) [HKF] nd didn’t became nn when n and d come from different elements of a compound.
feminine name. Silverfoot
Conceptual Development: In the earliest Lost Tales, this name appeared as G. Talceleb “Silver Feet” (LT2/165, 216). In Silmarillion drafts from the 1930s, Tolkien changed the name to N. Celebrindal “Silver-foot” (SM/143, LR/141), though in The Etymologies it appeared in a variant (lenited) form Gelebrendal with an e replacing the i (Ety/KYELEP).
- Q. Tyeleptalëa “Silver-footed”
Word Gloss celebrin “like silver (in hue or worth), like silver (in hue or worth), [G.] of silver” tâl “foot; [lower] end”