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Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 09-14-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 58,686
Posted By Findegil
Hello gondowe, I am 1/3 through the book....

Hello gondowe,
I am 1/3 through the book. Besteht read since a long long time. And yes, it will have some impact in the project for sure.

Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: The Books 09-01-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,848
Posted By Findegil
Posted by William Cloud Hickling:This is, I...

Posted by William Cloud Hickling:This is, I think, a valid view for what I will call studying the Tolkien corpus as literature. But it does not help if you are more interested in the study of the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-25-2021, 06:06 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
CE-EX-28.4: Okay, so we propose...

CE-EX-28.4: Okay, so we propose {Vorotemnar}[Voronutalë] and {Ilterendi}[Laterendi]. Let's see if Aiwendil does agree to this.

Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-24-2021, 05:53 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
CE-EX-28.2: I agree to use Malte since any how...

CE-EX-28.2: I agree to use Malte since any how red-gold is always an alloy of gold with same conetent of copper (to get the red coulur), while yellow-gold is the pureer stuff (normaly with some very...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-21-2021, 05:45 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
Thank you for the flowers, but let me first see,...

Thank you for the flowers, but let me first see, what Aiwendil has to say, before I claim that I can still make a decent compromise-draft.
Reading further howmany of your suggestions have not yet...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-20-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
As I made a kind of connected / parallel editing...

As I made a kind of connected / parallel editing of the account of the War of Powers and its aftermath here and in Notes on Motives in the Silmarillion, it does not make any sense to withhold the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-20-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By Findegil
Okay I had to change my mind about the story line...

Okay I had to change my mind about the story line as explained in the Thread The Coming of the Elves. Here is what is to be changed from the version given above:NoM-00.2b: As Manwë should meet Melkor...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-18-2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By Findegil
Notes on Motives in the Simarillion

This thread will give the text of parts of the Myths Transformed section of HoME X, dealing with the enemies. The First draft was done by ArcusCalion. But I added MT VI and changed some small points....
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-17-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
ArcusCalion, can you be a bit more specific where...

ArcusCalion, can you be a bit more specific where your stuck? I might be able to post a version of my working copy up to the recent main point of discussion. But that is of course not Aiwendils...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-16-2021, 05:56 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
Posted by ArcusCalion:Me to! It is allway very...

Posted by ArcusCalion:Me to! It is allway very welcome to have more oppioins in the discussions.

Welcome back.
Findegil
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 07-26-2021, 09:10 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
Thank you for charring your thoughts. You may...

Thank you for charring your thoughts. You may already anticipate that I will consider your idea only a second-best solution at best. But second best is sometimes what we have to accept for finding a...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 07-14-2021, 04:39 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
CE-EX-26b: Okay. CE-EX-28.2 & CE-EX-28.4: If...

CE-EX-26b: Okay.

CE-EX-28.2 & CE-EX-28.4: If you find some linguistical doubts about any of these names, we can edit them out.

CE-EX-37.5: Agreed, and my new version has it included.
...
Forum: The Books 07-09-2021, 06:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 993
Posted By Findegil
The difference of the frame stories between LotR...

The difference of the frame stories between LotR and The Notion Club Papers might steem a good deal from the conntent of the work they frame.

In the The Notion Club Papers Tolkien set out to write...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 07-06-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
Aiwendil, thank you very much for this post! I...

Aiwendil, thank you very much for this post! I don’t think you have to apologies, because at least for me, it exactly what was needed at this point of our discussion.
I agree that we do not have an...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 06-30-2021, 01:20 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
Hi Aiwendil, nice to read from you again!...

Hi Aiwendil,

nice to read from you again! Yes, I am still here to discuse what so ever specific critisem you can bring forward.

Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 06-15-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,842
Posted By Findegil
I fully agree that the work-house is in a way...

I fully agree that the work-house is in a way similar or a representation of the traditional christian believe in prugatory. And I as well can agree that "Niggle's Parish" has a big similarity to...
Forum: The Books 05-27-2021, 06:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,181
Posted By Findegil
But Gollum was not a good example, even if the...

But Gollum was not a good example, even if the Nazgűl had have a full briefing about his 'encounter' with Sauron. He had come to Mordor following only some kind of general 'message' from Sauron to...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-07-2021, 04:13 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,036
Posted By Findegil
In addition to that medieval stereotype we know...

In addition to that medieval stereotype we know that JRR Tolkien and his brother Hilary were afraid of the Miller and his son in Sarehole were they lived in their earlier childhood. And probably with...
Forum: The Books 11-15-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,698
Posted By Findegil
In the end Sauron did it with the help of the...

In the end Sauron did it with the help of the Númenorians. And doing it with an big army of Children of Ilúvatar was the one move that made the Valar hold back, I think.

As an aside thought: The...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-13-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
Thank you very much for that explanation. Your...

Thank you very much for that explanation. Your reasons are now much clearer to me. And it has to me become clear that the first answer to your concerns can only be a text that demonstrates that we...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-22-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 24,862
Posted By Findegil
Nice to have your input Aiwendil. CE-EX-44:...

Nice to have your input Aiwendil.
CE-EX-44: Thanks for pointing out these typos.
Maybe we should first address the real issue, before we go farther. I think, we have boiled it down already to the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-15-2020, 02:42 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 114,026
Posted By Findegil
Good to hear! I have as well read our discussion...

Good to hear! I have as well read our discussion hear.

Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 09-21-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 114,026
Posted By Findegil
Hello back! You make me at long last hope for a...

Hello back! You make me at long last hope for a revival in this silence of one of longest waves of low activity I have seen in this project. At least I am still here and ready to take up the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-25-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 33,473
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
Replies: 31
Views: 8,760
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
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