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Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 07:43 AM
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Posted By Huinesoron
Dat's der birdie. SILMARIEN - An older...

Dat's der birdie.

SILMARIEN - An older sister, almost a maid, lies nearly backward at first. - ...the Elendilmir itself, the white star of Elvish crystal upon a fillet of mithril that had...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 05:16 AM
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Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
Er, yes, quite possibly. I make these things up...

Er, yes, quite possibly. I make these things up as I go along; a given part of a clue will have different meanings depending on the context. If something doesn't work one way, try interpreting it a...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 03:42 AM
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Posted By Huinesoron
It doesn't say that either; it says "at the...

It doesn't say that either; it says "at the back", which in this case indicates "use the last letter".

EDIT: Nor is that the start of the clue...

hS
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 02:09 AM
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Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
That's 'im! I do not know where you've...

That's 'im!



I do not know where you've got 'in backwards' from, but it's not part of the answer.



Correct.
Forum: Quiz Room 07-29-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
Correct person, but wrong name. Yep. ...

Correct person, but wrong name.



Yep.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 07-29-2021, 10:18 AM
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Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
Not the correct abbreviation of Russian, and dot...

Not the correct abbreviation of Russian, and dot is not relevant to the answer.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 07-29-2021, 07:19 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
None of these. The answer is an alternate name...

None of these. The answer is an alternate name for the father of a line of kings, and does indeed contain EL (but not as an Elvish element).



They may well, but it's nowhere near the answer.
...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-29-2021, 01:44 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
They are not. But she is. :) ...

They are not.



But she is. :)

SILMARIEN - An older sister, almost a maid, lies nearly backward at first.
TELCONTAR - The king is back - let a criminal rat be back too.
3. - From...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-28-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
Correct! Lots of 'back' in that clue... 1. ...

Correct! Lots of 'back' in that clue...

1. - An older sister, almost a maid, lies nearly backward at first.
TELCONTAR - The king is back - let a criminal rat be back too.
3. - From beginning...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-28-2021, 10:56 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
It is not, though it seems like you've got two of...

It is not, though it seems like you've got two of the three elements. It doesn't start with Tar.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 07-28-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
:D No, it doesn't, but that's funny. I...

:D No, it doesn't, but that's funny.



I think that one was posted right as I was writing the post; I tend to respond to every guess, so if I've not said anything I probably haven't gotten to it...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-28-2021, 07:15 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
I mean, it fits him, but no. Correct!...

I mean, it fits him, but no.



Correct! And good, because that was the last one I managed to write, and I didn't like it. ;)

1. - An older sister, almost a maid, lies nearly backward at...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-28-2021, 06:50 AM
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Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
Phew! Because I'd never even heard of him and...

Phew! Because I'd never even heard of him and only ran into him when going through the various answers' pages to see if there were any clues. :D

Okay, difficulty level might be a bit patchwork on...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-25-2021, 04:16 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
I hope this applied only to Pervinca's guesses,...

I hope this applied only to Pervinca's guesses, because I think it's Gethron's buddy GRITHNIR, who neatly fits the structure I described in my post. He's RIGHT + IN + R, with the first two words...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-22-2021, 12:11 AM
Replies: 11,517
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Posted By Huinesoron
Nope to... which part? :confused: hS

Nope to... which part? :confused:

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 07-21-2021, 02:24 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
That last R... A preposition between a long...

That last R...

A preposition between a long and short direction. It's all in disarray, and backwards. For him.

'backwards' suggests the R is the final letter. I think it likely that the R is...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-20-2021, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
Sure, I guess we could go with the solution that...

Sure, I guess we could go with the solution that makes sense instead... :p

#6: Very embarassed not to remember what goes on and on... SADOR.

#2: I was wracking my brains for way to get...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-20-2021, 08:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By Huinesoron
Shuri II - Half-Troll Druid - RIP ...

Shuri II - Half-Troll Druid - RIP

https://i.imgur.com/clKheegl.jpg

This was a foolish death. I was fighting a Maia of Mandos in Pukel-form, and just held down the forward button and punched it....
Forum: The Movies 07-20-2021, 04:46 AM
Replies: 498
Views: 64,356
Posted By Huinesoron
This sounds really good. I can't wait to hear it...

This sounds really good. I can't wait to hear it with the ending and Arrival in place! The music is so evocative that it may wind up being another one I have to film "live" just to do it justice.
...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-20-2021, 04:25 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
I think it's the same word, actually: 'rach' is...

I think it's the same word, actually: 'rach' is the (possibly consonant-mutated) Sindarin word, which looks like a cognate to a Quenya 'racco' (though, full disclosure, I can't find 'racco'...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 07-17-2021, 11:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 648
Posted By Huinesoron
I love Smith, but have a possibly quite basic...

I love Smith, but have a possibly quite basic question: is there an origin for Tolkien's infatuation with stars on people's brows? Earendil, Elendil, Aragorn, technically Morgoth, Smith... it's a...
Forum: The Movies 07-14-2021, 07:53 AM
Replies: 498
Views: 64,356
Posted By Huinesoron
Well I'm pretty sure that's exactly how it goes...

Well I'm pretty sure that's exactly how it goes in the book, so I don't know what you're complaining about! :D

("So long as it ends with Silmaril". Snort. ^_^)

Meanwhile, while you've been...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-14-2021, 06:34 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
#9: First thought was Anarion, but then I...

#9: First thought was Anarion, but then I remembered Turin's buddy who got unceremoniously clonked over the head while stalking Glaurung. A quick look in CoH shows me he's HUNTHOR, ie Hun[s] + Thor....
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-14-2021, 04:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,085
Posted By Huinesoron
Shuri II - Half-Troll Druid Still still not...

Shuri II - Half-Troll Druid

Still still not dead, and what a difference a day (or two) makes! Yesterday Shuri fought and killed Mim (Betrayer Of Turin), and he dropped one of her dungeon...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-13-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 11,517
Views: 618,011
Posted By Huinesoron
Of course she is; just ask Turin, he'll tell you!...

Of course she is; just ask Turin, he'll tell you! "All the warmth of his heart was for [Urwen] his sister" and all that.

Shame, 'cos I was really pleased at spotting Cuthalion. Too much of a...
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