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Valaróma

vala-horn

Valaróma noun "Vala-horn", Oromë's horn (Silm, MR:7)

valaróma

proper name. Horn of Oromë, (lit.) *Vala-horn

The name of Oromë’s horn (S/29), a compound of Vala and róma “horn”.

Conceptual Development: The first name given to this horn was Rombaras (MR/7).

Elements

WordGloss
Vala“(Angelic) Power, ‘God’, Authority, (Angelic) Power, Authority, God”
róma“horn, horn; [ᴹQ.] loud sound, trumpet-sound, *blare”

Variations

  • Valarōma ✧ PE21/82
Quenya [MR/007; MRI/Rombaras; MRI/Valaróma; PE21/82; S/029; SA/rom; SI/Valaróma; WJI/Valaróma] Group: Eldamo. Published by

rombaras

proper name. Horn of Oromë

The earliest name of the Horn of Oromë (MR/7). The exact meaning is unclear, but is most likely some derivation of the root √ROM “horn noise”. It was soon changed to Valaróma.

Changes

  • RombarasValaróma “Horn of Oromë” ✧ MR/007
  • RombarasValaróma “Horn of Oromë” ✧ MRI/Rombaras

Derivations

  • ROM “horn noise, horn noise; [ᴹ√] loud noise”
Quenya [MR/007; MRI/Rombaras] Group: Eldamo. Published by