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Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-25-2020, 03:05 PM
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Posted By Findegil
I started this posting some time before the death...

I started this posting some time before the death of Christopher Tolkien. But as it has happened now, this seems to be a kind of showing respect to him and his work; even so I am sure that we all...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-26-2019, 01:51 PM
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Posted By Findegil
Okay now at last a part of the new chapter in...

Okay now at last a part of the new chapter in plain text:Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-26-2019, 01:49 PM
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Posted By Findegil
Remarks about the new editings: FY-HL-14.2:...

Remarks about the new editings:
FY-HL-14.2: Unchanged
TS-FR-03.5b: I put that passage here in front of the chapter because it is more of a description of the generall situation in the world and it...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-26-2019, 01:35 PM
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Posted By Findegil
Okay I found somethings by pure chance that I...

Okay I found somethings by pure chance that I missed when we were doing this chapter. I was reading Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth for the next post in the Maps and Pictures thread, when I came to a...
Forum: The Books 09-30-2019, 02:39 PM
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Views: 5,754
Posted By Findegil
The inked word between I and J: If it is not...

The inked word between I and J: If it is not 'Sand' the it is verry similar. At lest we have 'S?n?' and the second sign is either 'a' or 'o'. So we would have 'Sona', 'Sono', 'Sano' or 'Sana'. But...
Forum: The Books 08-20-2019, 01:57 PM
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Posted By Findegil
D) I don’t belief in ‘Thangorodrim’. As far as I...

D) I don’t belief in ‘Thangorodrim’. As far as I remember it is never used together with ‘Mountians’ by Tolkien. If we belief in ‘Mountain[s]’, I think we have to look for an English word. As in ‘Red...
Forum: The Books 08-13-2019, 11:45 AM
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Posted By Findegil
Coming back to the lables on the Map: B): I...

Coming back to the lables on the Map:
B): I agree that this might read ‘Neldoreth’. Sindarin ‘neldor’ means ‘three-tree’ and was brodend in use from the special beech ‘Hirilorn’ as a name for all...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 06-12-2019, 12:21 AM
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Posted By Findegil
Thanks for the repley, I didn't expacted it on...

Thanks for the repley, I didn't expacted it on the spot, because it is a big list.

Art of the Hobbit; fig. 1; p. 20; One morning early in the Quiet of the World: Okay, we can place it before the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 02:10 PM
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Posted By Findegil
Pictures of JRR Tolkien

Pictures of JRR Tolkien:

No: Pictures; no. 1; The Hill: Hobbiton-across-the Water; see Art of the Hobbit; fig. 10; p. 32 and Art of the Hobbit; fig. 11; p. 33
No: Pictures; no. 2; The Trolls; see...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 02:05 PM
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Posted By Findegil
JRR Tolkien – Artist and Ilustrator

JRR Tolkien – Artist and Ilustrator:
Yes: Artist; Frontispiece; The Hills of the Morning; Akallabeth – Númenorean sailors exploring the East
Yes: Artist; no. 2; p. 6; “knotgrass”; QS, Cha. 1 –...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 02:01 PM
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Posted By Findegil
The Art of The Lord of the Rings

The Art of The Lord of the Rings:
Yes: Art of LotR; fig. 1; p. 6; The Ring Verse; Of the Rings of Power – “secretly Sauron made One Ring to rule all the others, and their power was bound up with it,...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 01:59 PM
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Posted By Findegil
The Art of The Hobbit

The Art of The Hobbit:
No: Art of the Hobbit; Title-page; p. 3; Detail from Thror’s Map (fig. 28); used in The Hobbit
No: Art of the Hobbit; Content-page; p. 5; Detail from final dust-jacket art...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 01:57 PM
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Posted By Findegil
I have done as pormissed and worked through four...

I have done as pormissed and worked through four of most rich books for pictures:
The Art of The Hobbit
The Art of The Lords of the Ring
JRR Tolkien – Artist and Ilustrator
Pictures by JRR...
Forum: The Books 04-10-2019, 02:19 PM
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Posted By Findegil
Celeg Aithorn: Is it realy not fitting the...

Celeg Aithorn: Is it realy not fitting the legends of Middle-earth that Manwë’s sword ‘shall cleave the world’? Four quotes come to mind that at least would hint in the same direction: The first pair...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 04-08-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,554
Posted By Findegil
CE-EX-35.5: Agreed. CE-EX-37: I can see your...

CE-EX-35.5: Agreed.

CE-EX-37: I can see your point, but I think removal is a radical cure, where slight modification should be sufficient. A gate unprotected by defenders is worthless and a gate...
Forum: The Books 03-30-2019, 12:56 AM
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Posted By Findegil
It would at least nicely explain why Celeborn...

It would at least nicely explain why Celeborn adresses Legolas as 'one of his kin from the North' when they first Meer in Lóriën.

Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 03-28-2019, 11:57 PM
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Posted By Findegil
The earliest map in BoLT: Adding details into Map...

The earliest map in BoLT: Adding details into Map V was not the way I did, even so the results looks like that. Maybe I will tryout an alternative approach: showing only a cutout from the original...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 03-23-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,554
Posted By Findegil
CE-EX-25.1: Agreed. CE-SL-11: Agreed. ...

CE-EX-25.1: Agreed.

CE-SL-11: Agreed.

CE-EX-26: Agreed.

CE-EX-27: I suppose we can change ‘Eldar’ here to ‘the First-born’.

CE-EX-28: Sad as it is to loos it, I agree to remove the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 03-22-2019, 01:16 PM
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Posted By Findegil
It is a long time since we last discussed about...

It is a long time since we last discussed about this topic! And by re-reading this short thread I found that I probably must now extend my list at least through Volume II. But that’s only another...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 03-22-2019, 01:13 PM
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Views: 5,040
Posted By Findegil
Coming now to the Diagrams, we have the following...

Coming now to the Diagrams, we have the following labels and my conclusion what to do with them:
Diagram I:
- 2 . (upper right corner) => To be removed!
- AVA-KÚMA (twice) => KÚMA I think we...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 03-22-2019, 01:10 PM
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Posted By Findegil
Tolkien later used always ‘c’ instead of ‘k’ in...

Tolkien later used always ‘c’ instead of ‘k’ in elvish names. Probabaly we will find a lot more, but here are the first such changes:

{Valakirka}[Valacirca] per later use of c instead of k.
...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 03-21-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 54
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Posted By Findegil
CE-01: I agree with gandalf85 to take Aiwendil’s...

CE-01: I agree with gandalf85 to take Aiwendil’s first proposle. But more important we agree to include CE-EX-03 as well, or not?

CE-SL-06: I am okay with ‘sun of summer’ with the addition of...
Forum: The Books 03-19-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,754
Posted By Findegil
Posted by Huinesoron:Yes, even with the 2nd...

Posted by Huinesoron:Yes, even with the 2nd Silmarillion Map included it is very tricky to get the relative scaling right between the Maps.

Posted by Huinesoron:Not so sure what you mean here. At...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 03-19-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 10,554
Posted By Findegil
I can see your reasoning for the different choice...

I can see your reasoning for the different choice of the basic text. I did rather choose by fiting structure than by anthing else. So I am over all not in opposition against AAm as basic text. But as...
Forum: The Books 03-18-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,754
Posted By Findegil
It would be to sad if this threrad would go into...

It would be to sad if this threrad would go into oblivion without any answer!

So I will start with C, and hope that other may join. I have worked a bit with this Map and its eastern ‘extention’ in...
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