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Tengwar (Elvish) alphabet

Tengwar (Elvish) alphabet
Origin J.R.R. Tolkien created many languages throughout his life. He wrote in one of his letters that the tales of Middle-earth (The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, etc) grew from these languages, rather than the languages being created for use in the stories. Tolkien also created a number of different alphabets to write his languages - Tengwar, or Feanorian letters, is the one which appears most frequently in his work. The way the vowels are indicated in Tengwar resembles Tibetan and other Brahmi-derived scripts. Notable features Written from left to right in horizontal lines. Used to write A number of different languages of Middle-Earth, such as: Quenya, Qenya or High-Elven, the most prominent language of the Amanya branch of the Elvish language family. Sindarin, the language of the Grey-elves or Sindar. Sylvan, Westron, etc Tengwar can also be used to write English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic, Spanish, Swedish, Polish, Esperanto and a variety of other languages. Quenya mode

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Parma Tyelpelassiva Ai merilyë hirë issë eldalambion, utúlielyë mára nomenna! Ai umilyë quetë i lambë Noldoiva var i lambë Sindaiva nan merilyë ista, len orë cé cenda parmat nóleva. Ai polilyë hanya sinë lambi, merin sa haryalyë alassë cendala i quetar ar líri! Ae aníral hired ist o laim edhellin, tullil na had vaer! Ae ú-bedil pedi i lam in-gelydh egor i lam edhellen dan aníral istad, cenithal aen nan berf in-geliad. Ae geril hannas uin laim hin, aníron gerithal 'lass cenel i nern a 'lîr! Write Your Name in Elvish in Ten Minutes Write Your Name in Elvish in Ten Minutes You want to write your name in Elvish, but every place you go seems to make it harder than it ought to be. Elvish writing looks beautiful and mysterious, but does it really have to be impossible to understand? Why doesn't somebody just spell out the alphabet so you can simply substitute the letters and get straight to the result?

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Learn to Speak Elvish A History of Elvish Mr. Tolkien produced many varieties of Elvish throughout the Middle Earth series. To go into all the various dialects on Elvish, throughout the scope of time in Middle Earth, is far beyond the scope of this guide, as it would take hundreds of pages to properly fill. The two language variations with the most complete language and grammar are Quenya and Sindarin, High-elven and grey-elven respectively. « Chez Tolkien, l’amour des mots précède l’intention mythologique » L’auteur de «Bilbo le Hobbit» était aussi un poète et un philologue médiéviste qui, en créant l’univers de la Terre du Milieu, a également construit des langues imaginaires très élaborées. Rencontre avec Charles Delattre, spécialisé en langues, littératures et mythologies gréco-romaines, qui a participé au «Dictionnaire Tolkien», paru chez CNRS Éditions. Passionné par les langues construites, pourquoi Tolkien qualifiait-il son amour des mots de « vice secret » ?

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