Sindarin 

morn

noun/adjective. black, dark; night

Variations

  • morn- ✧ WJ/362

Derivations

  • mornā “dark” ✧ Let/382; WJ/362
    • MOR “black, dark, darkness” ✧ Let/382

Cognates

  • Q. morna “black, dark; black of hair, black, dark; black of hair; [ᴹQ.] sombre, gloomy” ✧ Let/382

Element in

  • S. Aravorn
  • S. Eryn Vorn “Dark Wood” ✧ RC/lxv
  • S. galvorn “type of dark metal devised by Eöl, (lit.) *shining-black”
  • S. Helevorn “Black Glass” ✧ PE17/037
  • S. Lacho calad! Drego morn! “Flame light! Flee night!” ✧ UT/065
  • S. Morben “*Dark-folk” ✧ WJ/362
  • S. morchant “dark shape, shadow cast by light” ✧ VT42/09
  • S. Mordor “Black Land” ✧ Let/427
  • S. Morgai “Black Fence” ✧ PE17/101
  • S. morgul “black arts, sorcery, necromancy” ✧ PE17/031; PE17/125
  • S. Moria “Black Chasm, Black Pit” ✧ PE17/035
  • S. Mormegil “Black Sword”
  • S. Mornan “Dark Valley”
  • ᴺS. mornechui “coffee”
  • S. Morthond “Blackroot”
  • S. Ras Morthil “Andrast”

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
mornā > morn[mornā] > [morna] > [morn]✧ Let/382
mornā > morn-[mornā] > [morna] > [morn]✧ WJ/362

Inflections

WordFormGlossSource
morprefix“black”✧ PE17/031
mor(n)-prefix“black”✧ PE17/035
vornsoft-mutation“black”✧ PE17/037
Vornsoft-mutation“dark”✧ RC/lxv
mor-prefix“dark”✧ VT42/09
Sindarin [Let/382; Let/427; PE17/031; PE17/035; PE17/037; PE17/101; PE17/125; RC/lxv; UT/065; VT42/09; WJ/362] Group: Eldamo. Published by

morn

adjective. black, dark

Sindarin [Ety/373, Letters/382, Letters/427, WJ/368, WR/11] Group: Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary. Published by

morn

adjective. black

adj. black. >> mor, Morgai

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:101] -. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

morn-

black

_pref. _black. >> Moria, mor-

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:31:35] -. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

mor

black

_adj. _black.

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:31] -. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

mor-

black

_ pref. _black. >> Moria, morn-

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:35] -. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

dúath

adjective. dark

_ adj. _dark, black shadow.

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:87] < _du-wath_. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

dûr

dark

_ adj. _dark, gloomy, 'hellish'.

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:152] < _(n)dūrā_. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

dûr

adjective. dark, sombre

Sindarin [Ety/354, S/430, UT/434] Group: Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary. Published by

morn

dark

morn (black), pl. myrn, lenited vorn. Note: the latter word is also used as a noun ”darkness, night”. (Letters:386)

môr

dark

môr (black), lenited vôr, pl. mŷr (Letters:382), also

môr

black

1) môr (dark), lenited vôr, pl. mŷr (Letters:382), also morn (dark), pl. myrn, lenited #vorn. Note: the word is also used as a noun ”darkness, night”. (Letters:386) The lenited form #vorn appears, compounded, in the name of the

doll

dark

doll (dusky, misty, obscure), lenited noll, pl. dyll. Note: In ”Noldorin”, this word appeared as dolt as well as doll, but the latter seems the best form in S.

dûr

dark

dûr (sombre), lenited dhûr, pl. duir

graw

dark

graw (swart), lenited raw, pl. groe. (VT45:16)