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Forum: The Books Yesterday, 01:25 AM
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Posted By gondowe
I believe that Tolkien's intention in the...

I believe that Tolkien's intention in the sentence is already exposed in everything you have already said.
The Silmarils ended up as instruments of power and desire, because of the Dark Lord. I...
Forum: The Books 08-11-2022, 11:13 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 762
Posted By gondowe
The same. But in the understanding is ambiguous....

The same. But in the understanding is ambiguous. Could mean only the jewels were cast. and is a passage that can be easyly overread.
Forum: The Books 08-11-2022, 09:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 762
Posted By gondowe
Good catch, the ever-present letter helping us...

Good catch, the ever-present letter helping us again. I, accustomed to the translation into Spanish, had not noticed it.

Greetings
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-11-2022, 09:37 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 39,683
Posted By gondowe
Okay. The only difference I was referring to...

Okay. The only difference I was referring to about Thingol's death was that he should be forced or tricked out of the Girdle. Now we can "kill him" inside him, although also in the woods, despite the...
Forum: The Books 08-10-2022, 09:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 762
Posted By gondowe
And another thing. Did you noticed thatTolkien...

And another thing. Did you noticed thatTolkien wrote that both Maedros and Maglor perished with a jewel?
Forum: The Books 08-10-2022, 06:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 762
Posted By gondowe
I think you are right with your analisis. ...

I think you are right with your analisis.

We don't have any problems with the story after the death of the outlaws.

It seems to me now that the question of the Nauglamir alone or not is...
Forum: The Books 08-10-2022, 03:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 762
Posted By gondowe
Yes. I think you are correct in the chronology...

Yes. I think you are correct in the chronology that you expose, I would add the little that The Tale of Years tells us.

And it's very possible that you are right in what you say about Text X.

I...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-10-2022, 01:22 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 39,683
Posted By gondowe
Yes. Of course that doesn't matter at all for our...

Yes. Of course that doesn't matter at all for our purposes. It was just a question to consider.
In any case, what do you think of my proposition, keeping the Nauglamír for Finrod, having no other...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 08-09-2022, 09:23 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 39,683
Posted By gondowe
Hello everyone. I already explained in The Books...

Hello everyone. I already explained in The Books section that regarding the manuscript, I have doubts about its dating.
The doubt arises mainly from the mention of the Sons of the Valar, in 1964.
...
Forum: The Books 08-09-2022, 09:10 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 762
Posted By gondowe
This is extraordinary. Things are finally coming...

This is extraordinary. Things are finally coming to light. And this was capital, in my opinion.
But there is something that makes me doubt about the date of the manuscript, and it is the mention it...
Forum: The Books 08-06-2022, 04:39 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,605
Posted By gondowe
William Cloud Hicklin. Purchased....

William Cloud Hicklin. Purchased. Congratulations.Excellent work. Thank you very much for your analisys and showing more material from the Professor.

Greetings.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 01-17-2022, 11:55 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 28,763
Posted By gondowe
A simple question. Ambar or Imbar?, or both are...

A simple question. Ambar or Imbar?, or both are valid?
Speaking of the last Tolkien idea of course.

Greetings
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 12-08-2021, 02:57 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 39,683
Posted By gondowe
What you're saying's correct. You cannot invent...

What you're saying's correct. You cannot invent anything. And we must be frustated with this lack of an important text. But what I mean is that as long as we don't have the text of Concerning .......
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-27-2021, 04:56 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 39,683
Posted By gondowe
Yes. It's a pity the private text. Alas!!! Could...

Yes. It's a pity the private text. Alas!!! Could its owner be less selfish? We only ask for a copy !!!!
In any case I think it is the most prudent thing to do as long as this text does not come to...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-27-2021, 04:48 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 28,763
Posted By gondowe
For my part I agree with the the two name...

For my part I agree with the the two name changes. Besides I think they are of better logical.
MAEdros with MAElor and Finwain closer to Finellach in Aldarion.

Greetings

Editing. Now I have...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-23-2021, 11:10 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 39,683
Posted By gondowe
Hello Findegil. Now I come to this thread and...

Hello Findegil. Now I come to this thread and after so long I am going to answer about what I think and what I always worry about. I think the solution is correct based on what you had explained in...
Forum: The Books 11-20-2021, 01:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,962
Posted By gondowe
In any case it is true that the structure and...

In any case it is true that the structure and explanations of CH are sometimes very vague. These texts may have a much greater degree of complexity than those presented to us CT in HoME but I miss...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-14-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 28,763
Posted By gondowe
Hello. Regarding TNoME Part II, IV. Could we...

Hello. Regarding TNoME Part II, IV. Could we consider Finwain as the last name of Gil-Galad?

Greetings
Forum: The Books 11-14-2021, 04:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,962
Posted By gondowe
A question. Could IV postdate III, due to the...

A question. Could IV postdate III, due to the word Onnalúmë included in IV against Onnarië included in III?

Greetings
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-13-2021, 10:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,234
Posted By gondowe
Hi there. Regarding this, I am going to give my...

Hi there. Regarding this, I am going to give my opinion, that although it is closer to Aiwendil's and, I understand, Findegil's, we could have a general approach to all of them.

1 I agree with...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-13-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 33,084
Posted By gondowe
Hi Arcus. I also started a Yenonotie but I see...

Hi Arcus. I also started a Yenonotie but I see that adapting to the new situation is very difficult. Seeing that Aiwendil opened a new thread about this we talked there.
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-10-2021, 07:52 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 33,084
Posted By gondowe
Hi there. I would propose to try in another...

Hi there. I would propose to try in another thread the making of a new Yenonotie with the additions of NoME if they can be taken into account. And then try to incorporate them into the text. In...
Forum: The Books 09-23-2021, 03:50 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,166
Posted By gondowe
I don't think Tolkien's final position was that...

I don't think Tolkien's final position was that there were six ambassadors. Rather I think he put it as an option. Because, as you say, he logically thought that the Three Fathers should be...
Forum: The Books 09-22-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,166
Posted By gondowe
I believe that the fact that he counted...

I believe that the fact that he counted generations was due more to his eagerness to make the Tale of Years very reliable and realistic according to the nature of the Quendi and in the context of a...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 09-17-2021, 11:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 63,297
Posted By gondowe
Hi there. I already finished reading it days ago...

Hi there. I already finished reading it days ago and it is clear that from parts II and III there is a lot of material that can be inserted in addition to what is already known.
But my main...
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