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Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-05-2022, 06:28 AM
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Posted By Findegil
Hello Arvegil, the change of Sador to Drūg...

Hello Arvegil,

the change of Sador to Drūg we discussed once upon a time. In the end we deciseded that for us this planed change was unworkable. The argument was twofold: On the one hand we did...
Forum: The Books 08-31-2022, 04:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 878
Posted By Findegil
That is why I wrote 'in a way'. As specified in...

That is why I wrote 'in a way'. As specified in that letter in the case of Frodo, the Nazgūl would not have attacked him directly, and they would have tried to follow his commands at least seemingly...
Forum: The Books 08-30-2022, 04:02 AM
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Posted By Findegil
I agree to most of what Mithadan told, but I...

I agree to most of what Mithadan told, but I think that Grishnakh is not under the order of a or the Nazgūl (or not more than a lower rank officer would be to a general of another department of an...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-26-2022, 02:21 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 43,100
Posted By Findegil
Asgon: Agreed. Athrad: I have to appologise...

Asgon: Agreed.

Athrad: I have to appologise for some confusion: 'Athrod' is clearly the old version and has to be replaced by the newer 'Athrad'. I was inconsitent in my use, but have corrected...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-24-2022, 02:32 AM
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Posted By Findegil
Asgon:Yes, both could be, so I would not believe...

Asgon:Yes, both could be, so I would not believe in Asgon leaving in or even before Nargothrond was reached. But could be is not enough.
What do we know?
Well, near to nothing. We have a very...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-18-2022, 06:35 AM
Replies: 92
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Posted By Findegil
As promissed I have worked a bit farther on the...

As promissed I have worked a bit farther on the textual issues:
First RD-SL-21 and gondowe's idea to introduce the failing of the Girdle by the speak of Melian with the Maid in Menegroth. What about...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-18-2022, 04:53 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 43,100
Posted By Findegil
Asgon: No doubt, in my personal 'Silmarillion'...

Asgon: No doubt, in my personal 'Silmarillion' Asgon does surfive. But I don't see that we have enough evidence to introduce anythink in our text in this project. Which means that if we really want...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-17-2022, 05:14 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 43,100
Posted By Findegil
Asgon: In my opinion we do not have enough...

Asgon: In my opinion we do not have enough evidence for such a story. Even so we think that he might have been the story teller of part of the Narn and The Wanderings of Hśrin, we do not even have a...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-12-2022, 08:09 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 43,100
Posted By Findegil
With Arvegil145 posting his find of Concerning …...

With Arvegil145 posting his find of Concerning … ‘The Hoard’ we have to rethink many of our decisions. The greatest im pact has JRR Tolkiens removel of the fight of the Dwarvish smiths after they...
Forum: The Books 08-12-2022, 02:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 728
Posted By Findegil
As Tolkien explains in some length that the pure...

As Tolkien explains in some length that the pure idea of perservation of the state of affairs is sinfull in a world that is based on change/progression, I do not think that neither the Silmarills nor...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-11-2022, 03:33 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 43,100
Posted By Findegil
In the books forum I did agree rather to the...

In the books forum I did agree rather to the concept that Text X is the logical 'end point' of cutting out the outlaws and their fight in Menegroth and that most likly, when JRR Tolkien, while...
Forum: The Books 08-11-2022, 02:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,995
Posted By Findegil
I agree to the idea that the Nauglamir being made...

I agree to the idea that the Nauglamir being made for Finrod and being the only treasure transproted by Hśrin alone to Doriath, is a nice 'end point' for the line of development in in which the fight...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-10-2022, 12:43 AM
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Views: 43,100
Posted By Findegil
We have seen JRR Tolkien before using phrases...

We have seen JRR Tolkien before using phrases like 'the Sons of the Valar' long after he had abonded them in other texts. But anyway, what would that change in our weighing of the text? It is still...
Forum: The Books 08-09-2022, 01:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,995
Posted By Findegil
I agree fully to Formemdacil, that the most...

I agree fully to Formemdacil, that the most fascinating aspect of the text is how Tolkien is able even in such a short summary to draw a clear picture of the potentcy of the dragon sikness and / or...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-08-2022, 09:42 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 43,100
Posted By Findegil
Okay, so in view of what is found in the actual...

Okay, so in view of what is found in the actual text of Concerning ... 'The Hoard', it seems we sought all the time an answer for the wrong question: The question is not, how to get rid of the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 01-18-2022, 05:03 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 31,118
Posted By Findegil
Up to now we used 'Ambar'. But without any...

Up to now we used 'Ambar'. But without any discussion and 'Imbar' never came up in our source texts used so far.

A quick search gave the following clear statemnet from Myths Transformed; Text...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-30-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 92
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Posted By Findegil
Posted by gondowe:This is in my view problematic....

Posted by gondowe:This is in my view problematic. We have now a statement from Concerning ... 'The Hoard' that at least a considerable part of the unwrought metalls from Nargothrond reached...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-26-2021, 06:44 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 31,118
Posted By Findegil
Since the decision in the case of Maglor/Maelor...

Since the decision in the case of Maglor/Maelor was taken due to timing consideartions, I agree that with the new information from NoME we have to switch again back to Maelor.

But before I...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-24-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 31,118
Posted By Findegil
Yes, I think the late source given by gondowe...

Yes, I think the late source given by gondowe does mean that the father-name of the Elve mostly known by his epesse 'Gil-galad' was 'Finwain'.

I will have to search our text to see which older...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-24-2021, 08:14 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 43,100
Posted By Findegil
Hi gondowe, I did not know of Concerning ......

Hi gondowe,

I did not know of Concerning ... 'The Hoard'. Therefore many thanks for point this text out to me. The small info we have about its content does change a lot.

At least it renders my...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-22-2021, 04:34 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 62,746
Posted By Findegil
My posting #16 in that thread is probably still a...

My posting #16 in that thread is probably still a good condensation.

Be asured that we all like to get any input we can get! And we all knew that it is quite difficult to start (since not many of...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-12-2021, 07:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,039
Posted By Findegil
As well asAiwendil, I anticipated that the...

As well asAiwendil, I anticipated that the concepts presented in part one of NoME would lead to discussions. I have not yet made up my mind fully about the already given arguments. But I will give...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-09-2021, 11:03 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 35,124
Posted By Findegil
Aiwendil, what do you think about ArcusCalions...

Aiwendil, what do you think about ArcusCalions question?

I have learned in some older cases that to hold any impulse for posting in this project back has always done more harm than good. But that...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-09-2021, 10:59 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 129,346
Posted By Findegil
About the discussion: For me there is no reason...

About the discussion: For me there is no reason not to include linguistcal stuff. It is rather missing confidence in my own abbilities in linguistical matters that I am concerned about. As always we...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 09-14-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 64,567
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
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