A Gateway to Sindarin: A Grammar of an Elvish Language from J. R. R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings

A Gateway to Sindarin: A Grammar of an Elvish Language from J. R. R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings

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by David Salo
     
 

A serious look at J. R. R. Tolkien's elvish tongue Sindarin, by means of its grammar, morphology, and history. Supplemental material includes a vocabulary, Sindarin names, and a glossary of terms.See more details below

Overview

A serious look at J. R. R. Tolkien's elvish tongue Sindarin, by means of its grammar, morphology, and history. Supplemental material includes a vocabulary, Sindarin names, and a glossary of terms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874809121
Publisher:
University of Utah Press
Publication date:
04/01/2007
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
440
Sales rank:
154,385
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables
Preface
List of Abbreviations
1. The History of Sindarin
2. The Sounds of Sindarin
3. Sindarin Writing Systems
4. Historical Phonology of Sindarin
5. Mutations
6. Nouns
7. Adjectives
8. Pronouns
9. Verbs
10. Adverbs, Prefixes, and Prepositions
11. Conjunctions
12. The Article
13. Interjections
14. Word Formation
15. Compound Words and Names
16. Loanwords in Sindarin
17. Syntax
Appendix 1. Extant Texts in Sindarin
Appendix 2. A Sindarin-English Glossary
Appendix 3. Eldarian Roots
Appendix 4. An English-Sindarin Glossary
Appendix 5. Sindarin Names
Appendix 6. Miscellanea
Glossary of Linguistic Terms
Annotated Bibliography
Addendum

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