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Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 09:53 PM
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Posted By Nerwen
AlalminˇrŰ?

AlalminˇrŰ?
Forum: Quiz Room 02-23-2018, 08:17 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
And the answer is not in Middle-earth proper,...

And the answer is not in Middle-earth proper, since Pervinca was "on the wrong landmass"?
Forum: Quiz Room 02-23-2018, 08:07 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
It sounds to me as if Huey might have titanium in...

It sounds to me as if Huey might have titanium in mind... or more likely its symbol (Ti). Maybe we should look for those letters in a place name?
Forum: Quiz Room 02-23-2018, 07:55 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Those seem too literal to be "part of the cryptic...

Those seem too literal to be "part of the cryptic side", I think.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-23-2018, 04:47 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Ants.:mad: I am in so much pain.:(

Ants.:mad:

I am in so much pain.:(
Forum: Quiz Room 02-19-2018, 10:00 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
What about HEWER OF CAVES, translating Felagund? ...

What about HEWER OF CAVES, translating Felagund? It would be "unique" as the only Dwarven name given to an Elf. The "slender bough" part might then be a play on Fin(e)rod.
Forum: Quiz Room 02-19-2018, 08:05 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Thinking aloud... Well, I went and consulted...

Thinking aloud...

Well, I went and consulted the Ardalambion website, according to which no known word or word element in Khuzdul begins with H ("hazad" is Adűnaic). So if that's right the answer...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 02-19-2018, 05:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 92
Posted By Nerwen
The Eye Oh, it's war, all right. I've started...

Oh, it's war, all right.

I've started breeding Warbats already.

That'll teach 'em.
Forum: Quiz Room 02-19-2018, 05:35 AM
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Views: 154,200
Posted By Nerwen
#6 is also most puzzling, since we know very few...

#6 is also most puzzling, since we know very few Khuzdul personal names, and none beginning with U (IIRC).

However, in the already-mentioned inscription on Balin's tomb,Balin Fundinul Uzbad...
Forum: Quiz Room 02-19-2018, 12:21 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
And dwarven culture doesn't feature plants very...

And dwarven culture doesn't feature plants very much, so- what meaning does it hold? Curious...
Forum: Quiz Room 02-18-2018, 12:59 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
What about AZAGH┬L (backwards) for the last one?

What about AZAGH┬L (backwards) for the last one?
Forum: Quiz Room 02-17-2018, 10:48 PM
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Posted By Nerwen
Well, I'm back, she said. Congratulations on...

Well, I'm back, she said.

Congratulations on guessing the last one, Huinesoron. A question- is it significant that the password is KHUZDUL rather than KHAZ┬D?
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 01-24-2018, 04:51 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
I suppose you'd like someone to ask what you...

I suppose you'd like someone to ask what you *did*?:Merisu:
Forum: Quiz Room 01-22-2018, 08:23 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
And could #2 be ROSE? (Anagram of...

And could #2 be ROSE? (Anagram of "Eros").
Forum: Quiz Room 01-22-2018, 08:03 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
#7 is ARTANIS. (Sinatra backwards).

#7 is ARTANIS. (Sinatra backwards).
Forum: Quiz Room 01-22-2018, 08:01 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Okay then- MENELTARMA = ENAMEL TRAM.:smokin:

Okay then- MENELTARMA = ENAMEL TRAM.:smokin:
Forum: Quiz Room 01-22-2018, 05:44 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
White Tree NIMLOTH Slender cave amphibian is disturbed to...

NIMLOTH Slender cave amphibian is disturbed to become pallid plant.
UMBAR Agitated ballroom dance loses element for fateful landing place.
MENELTARMA Reassemble and decorate cable-car to arrive at...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-22-2018, 02:20 AM
Replies: 3,317
Views: 154,200
Posted By Nerwen
MENELTARMA is correct- do you want me to explain...

MENELTARMA is correct- do you want me to explain the clue, or would you prefer to guess?



NESSAMELDA is ingenious, but not the right answer. The clue refers to a rather obscure animal.
Forum: Quiz Room 01-21-2018, 07:16 AM
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Views: 154,200
Posted By Nerwen
NUMENOR it is! As regards your other...

NUMENOR it is!

As regards your other guesses- the princess in question is AncalimŰ, who said her preferred husband would be "┌ner" = "Noman".

OROMET was a tower built by Tar-Minastir.
...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-20-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3,317
Views: 154,200
Posted By Nerwen
That's it! 1. Slender cave amphibian is...

That's it!

1. Slender cave amphibian is disturbed to become pallid plant.
UMBAR Agitated ballroom dance loses element for fateful landing place.
3. Reassemble and decorate cable-car to arrive at...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-20-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3,317
Views: 154,200
Posted By Nerwen
No, it is Elendil- I made a mistake with the...

No, it is Elendil- I made a mistake with the letters from doing this in a hurry!:o

And #2 is indeed Umbar: rhumba - H (for hydrogen). I didn't know you could write it without an H in English.
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-20-2018, 04:46 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 58,720
Posted By Nerwen
That was actually 78. Paranoia (the mod) just...

That was actually 78. Paranoia (the mod) just put in an extra "L". But yes, it was strange. IIRC he did something or other on Day Two which we wolves considered to arbitrarily disadvantage us, so...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-20-2018, 04:06 AM
Replies: 3,317
Views: 154,200
Posted By Nerwen
No, you're looking for someone who lived much...

No, you're looking for someone who lived much later.
Forum: Quiz Room 01-20-2018, 01:51 AM
Replies: 3,317
Views: 154,200
Posted By Nerwen
1420! Here you go! 1. Slender cave amphibian is...

Here you go!

1. Slender cave amphibian is disturbed to become pallid plant.
2. Agitated ballroom dance loses element for fateful landing place.
3. Reassemble and decorate cable-car to arrive at...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-19-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3,317
Views: 154,200
Posted By Nerwen
Okay, okay! I'll think of something!

Okay, okay! I'll think of something!
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