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Ringló

noun. cold water

ring (“cold”) + lô (“shallow lake, fenland”)

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ringló

place name. Chillflood

A river in Gondor (LotR/875) translated “Chillflood” (VT42/13), a combination of ring “cold” and l(h)ô “flood” (SA/ring, VT42/13-4, VT48/27-8).

Conceptual Development: In Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s, this name first appeared as N. Ringlo with a short o (WR/287).

Elements

WordGloss
ring“cold, chill, cold, chill, [G.] cool”
l(h)ô“flood, fenland, flood, fenland; [G.] pool, lake”

Variations

  • Ringlo ✧ PE17/096; PE17/136 (Ringlo); PE17/136 (Ringlo); VT48/27 (Ringlo); VT48/27 (Ringlo); VT48/28
  • ringlo ✧ PE17/137
Sindarin [LotRI/Ringló; PE17/096; PE17/136; PE17/137; PMI/Ringló; SA/ring; UTI/Ringló; VT42/13; VT42/14; VT48/27; VT48/28] Group: Eldamo. Published by