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Sindanórië

a site dedicated to the languages of J.R.R. Tolkien with a personal glossopoeic corner

Articles

Similarities between natural languages and Tolkien's Eldarin
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list of Welsh and Irish matches
list of other matches

Teleri lambëo minaþurie
Enquiry into the Telerin language
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wordlist
Russian translation [zipped RTF]
French translation

Tal-Elmar and the Drughu tongue
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French translation

Agreement of adjectives in Quenya
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Essekenta Endamarwa:
Names from The History of Middle-earth volumes VI, VII and VIII
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Systematic approach to Elvish name translations
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German version
French translation

Historical phonology of Goldogrin
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The Early Noldorin past tense
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French translation

On the diphthongs ei, ai in Noldorin and Sindarin
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Historical phonologies of Ilkorin, Telerin and Noldorin around 1923
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French translation

On the different forms of 'we' in Eldarin
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The Mithrimin dialect of Sindarin
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French translation

Sound symbolism in Elvish
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published in Arda Philology 4 (not online yet)

Sindarin dictionary statistics
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Analyzing Elvish vocabulary and explaining the word hobbit
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kup/korb list
to be published in Arda Philology 5 (2015)


abbreviations

 

Compositions

Falathrimin

Han nartho!
Laer Gil-galad
Laer Durin
Fragment of Narn i Chîn Húrin
Brethil (Bagme Bloma)

Mithrimin

Tim naer

Quenya

Lusta Malle
Ten Little Dwarves

Telerin

Vomentie
A Baradis!

Adûnaic

Zâir 'nAdûnâi

Early Qenya (30s)

Niksemíri
Metta ilqan

Early Qenya (20s)

Lipte läläntilä
(also in Valmaric transcription)
Tantare

Early Noldorin

Telingail

Goldogrin

Ai Ioringli, Blenthir a·Dimin!
(also in Gnomic Letters)

Mixed

Sindarin linnyd and Early Qenya heptameters

Elvish haiku garden

Old Church Slavonic

Полоѹмѹ и Розѣ отъ Царѩ МинасТириѳа

Glossopoeia

Talmit
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[MP3 The Crow and the Fox]

Kymna
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[MP3 The Crow and the Fox]

Proto-Tallic etymologies

Historical origins of some features
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Links

  • Aglardh ~ 'a place for discussing Tolkienian languages' (and a good one)
  • Men Eldalambínen ~ many Quenya compositions, various sound samples and Quenya songs
  • Quettar órenyallo ~ lots of excellent Quenya poetry
  • Lambe órello óren ~ Quenya texts and sound samples
  • Lind Erebros ~ Silmarillion symphony with Quenya lyrics
  • Born of Hope ~ indie film production (watch out for Sindarin lines!)
  • Tolkiendil ~ principal French site for Tolkien's languages which hosts translations of some of my articles
  • Quenyalambë ~ a nicely designed Czech site about Quenya with a wordlist and a root index
  • Ardhon Ellammath ~ Sindarin phonology, compositions and various sound samples
  • Parma Tyelpelassiva ~ various compositions and lots of high quality articles, songs, courses…

Roman Rausch
contact: aranwe [at] mail.ru

first online: Oct 24th 2005
new version online: Jan 8th 2012