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Re: Rohirric, Westron & Co. (was Re: Sindarin Stress?)

From:Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>
Date:Saturday, December 15, 2001, 15:45
Jörg wrote:
> > Only, "Rohan" isn't Rohirric. It's a Common Speech version of Sindarin > > _Rochann_ /'roxan(:)/. Rohirric (in LotR) is Old English, so the > > stress-rules shouldn't be impossible to find. > >Rohirric is NOT Old English, it is *rendered* as Old English the same >way as Westron is rendered as Modern English.
Exactly - was is presented as Rohirric in (the text or) LotR is Old English, not the "proper" Rohirric. Andreas _________________________________________________________________ Join the world’s largest e-mail service with MSN Hotmail.