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Re: i gots uh kwesteon [OT tolkien]

From:Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>
Date:Sunday, December 7, 2003, 0:59
_Tol_ is simply the Quenya word for "island". It occurs also in Sindarin,
variously spelt _tol_ or _toll_.


Quoting Jonathan Lipps <jon832@...>:

> Tol Brandir, for example. or Tol Eressea, I think. > > > > _____ > > From: Constructed Languages List [mailto:CONLANG@LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU] On > Behalf Of <Wilhelm Ulrich Schlaier> > Sent: Saturday, December 06, 2003 3:40 PM > To: CONLANG@LISTSERV.BROWN.EDU > Subject: Re: [CONLANG] i gots uh kwesteon > > > > my conlang is as most of your messages say based on germanic langs but some > of the words come from names that i use for things or ways that i pronounce > things plus i like the way russian sounds so i based alot of my suffixes on > thins that i thought sounded slavic or heavy germanic.but there were a few > things wrong like the word "mare" = horse but "marezh" or "mareshch" = horse > land. the word "ekwih" = is or equal just like the word "omt" should be > translated as plus because they mean the same thing. "toll" = island and is > derived from the names of islands in LOTR (i dont have the book handy to > give an example). > >