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Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 09:41 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
#6 is UMBOTH MUILIN ("pools of twilight"),...

#6 is UMBOTH MUILIN ("pools of twilight"), alternative name of Aelin-uial ("meres of twilight"), where Ulmo sent dreams to Turgon and Finrod.

Is the password FELAGUND?

Edit: Yes, I got the "far...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 09:27 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Oh, and if #2 is ERED WETHRIN...:mad:

Oh, and if #2 is ERED WETHRIN...:mad:
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 09:09 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
I think #1 refers to FAROTH, the "Hills of the...

I think #1 refers to FAROTH, the "Hills of the Hunters", unless it's something that can be seen from that location- Amon Ethir, the "Hill of Spies"? Not quite sure how the elements of the clue fit...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 04:16 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Amon- as in Amon-Ra.

Amon- as in Amon-Ra.
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 02:48 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
AMON RDH? (You know it's pronounced "ruth", not...

AMON RDH? (You know it's pronounced "ruth", not "rude", right?)
Forum: Quiz Room 08-08-2018, 04:40 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Then is it (#8) DORTHONION? ("Door'th on ion"). ...

Then is it (#8) DORTHONION? ("Door'th on ion"). Former name of Taur-nu-fuin, the Forest Under Nightshade.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-08-2018, 04:23 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Is it significant that #8 has "chloride" not...

Is it significant that #8 has "chloride" not "chlorine"?
Forum: Quiz Room 08-07-2018, 08:06 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Thumbs up ENIGMA is correct. It slants down from left to...

ENIGMA is correct. It slants down from left to right, then left for the final A.

NAMELESS THINGS: Earth's anonymous gourmands.
SILENT WATCHERS: Mordor's misnamed alarms.
IARWAIN BEN-ADAR:...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-07-2018, 06:51 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Nope, sorry.

Nope, sorry.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-07-2018, 06:05 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Pretend it's not there.

Pretend it's not there.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-07-2018, 05:33 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
That would be clever of me! No, it's just a set...

That would be clever of me! No, it's just a set of connected letters.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-07-2018, 03:06 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Boots IARWAIN BEN-ADAR it is! "Ben" means "son of"...

IARWAIN BEN-ADAR it is!

"Ben" means "son of" in Hebrew (don't know about Arabic, but they're related). However, I guess that's a coincidence, as BEN-ADAR means "fatherless" in Elvish, where the...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-06-2018, 08:04 PM
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Posted By Nerwen
"Bewildering" is an anagram indicator. And...

"Bewildering" is an anagram indicator.

And no, the theme is not "immortal creatures".

I mentioned "at the Pelennor" as being a hint towards the overall answer/theme. Now that the clue has...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-06-2018, 07:57 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Boots GOTHMOG is correct, and Huey and Pervinca are...

GOTHMOG is correct, and Huey and Pervinca are very close to the final answer...

NAMELESS THINGS: Earth's anonymous gourmands.
SILENT WATCHERS: Mordor's misnamed alarms.
3. Bewildering- me, in a...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-04-2018, 06:27 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
Thumbs up UNGOLIANT it is! NAMELESS THINGS: Earth's...

UNGOLIANT it is!

NAMELESS THINGS: Earth's anonymous gourmands.
SILENT WATCHERS: Mordor's misnamed alarms.
3. Bewildering- me, in a conflict? What would my dad say, if I had one?
4. Emo feline...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-02-2018, 09:21 PM
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Posted By Nerwen
Correct! But no, the thing in common is...

Correct!

But no, the thing in common is not a lack of proper names. You just haven't solved the ones that have them yet.

NAMELESS THINGS: Earth's anonymous gourmands.
SILENT WATCHERS:...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-02-2018, 07:32 PM
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Posted By Nerwen
Pipe Not an anagram. A (near) synonym. You're...

Not an anagram. A (near) synonym. You're looking for substitutions.



Who said the theme was "monsters"?;)

As it happens, most of the answers are monsters, but that's not why they qualify. ...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-02-2018, 06:27 AM
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Posted By Nerwen
A good guess, and one that would fit the theme-...

A good guess, and one that would fit the theme- but no, sorry.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-02-2018, 06:01 AM
Replies: 4,115
Views: 184,530
Posted By Nerwen
Thumbs up That's it! :eek: NAMELESS THINGS:...

That's it!


:eek:

NAMELESS THINGS: Earth's anonymous gourmands.
SILENT WATCHERS: Mordor's misnamed alarms.
3. Bewildering- me, in a conflict? What would my dad say, if I had one?
4. Emo...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-02-2018, 04:54 AM
Replies: 4,115
Views: 184,530
Posted By Nerwen
No, it's "Nameless ______". Need the second word....

No, it's "Nameless ______". Need the second word.

I mentioned them as "neighbours" of Balrogs- more strictly, that's of one specific Balrog.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-02-2018, 02:47 AM
Replies: 4,115
Views: 184,530
Posted By Nerwen
As noted above, it's "Nameless ____". The second...

As noted above, it's "Nameless ____". The second word has also been supplied by the two of you- just have to put them together.

It comes from a specific quote, which I believe is the sole...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-01-2018, 09:48 PM
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Views: 184,530
Posted By Nerwen
"Unnamed Things"... so close! But no, it's...

"Unnamed Things"... so close!

But no, it's not Ringwraiths for #5. None of this relies on in-jokes.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-01-2018, 10:40 AM
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Views: 184,530
Posted By Nerwen
Nope.

Nope.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-01-2018, 04:18 AM
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Views: 184,530
Posted By Nerwen
No... but these are neighbours. In the...

No... but these are neighbours. In the sub-basement. ("Nameless" is indeed the synonym you need, though.)
Forum: Quiz Room 08-01-2018, 12:02 AM
Replies: 4,115
Views: 184,530
Posted By Nerwen
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