Sindarin 

dínen

adjective. silent

See also dîn.1 for a discussion regarding this word

Sindarin [S/430, WJ/194] Group: SINDICT. Published by

dínen

adjective. silent

adj. silent. >> dîn

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:98] -. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

dínen

adjective. silent

@@@ variation reflects Tolkien’s vacillation on whether or not Sindarin genitives are lenited

Element in

Elements

WordGloss
dîn“silence; silent, quiet”
-en“adjective suffix”

Variations

  • Dínen ✧ NM/364; S/121
  • tínen ✧ RC/551
Sindarin [NM/364; PE17/098; RC/551; S/121; WJ/333] Group: Eldamo. Published by

tínen

adjective. silent

See also dîn.1 for a discussion regarding this word

Sindarin [RC/551] Group: SINDICT. Published by

tínen

adjective. silent

tîn

adjective. silent, quiet

See also dîn.1 for a discussion regarding this word

Sindarin [RC/551] Group: SINDICT. Published by

dínen

silent

dínen (lenited dhínen, pl. dínin). In certain sources, Tolkien seems to presuppose that the unlenited form is actually tínen, with dínen as the lenited form, but elsewhere it is implied that dínen is the basic form, hence dhínen as the lenited variant.