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Re: CHAT: I'm back!

From:Michael Poxon <m.poxon@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 9, 2002, 16:51
Re the supposed -ul suffix in Nazgul? I think you'll find that this is Nazg
+ gul, i.e., "Ring" + "Wraith". Incidentally, Nasc is Irish Gaelic for
"ring". I seem to remember Tolkien saying somewhere that he wasn't that fond
of the sound of the Goidelic langs, so maybe he's trying to tell us


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