Q. ornemalin, n. “bearing yellow flowers”

A name for a tree “bearing yellow flowers” (PE17/80), appearing in the Entish description Lórien: Laurelindórenan lindelorendor malinornélion ornemalin (LotR/467). It is a compound of ornë “tree”, malin(a) “yellow” (Let/448, PE17/80), and may be another name for the malinornë (S. mallorn).

References ✧ Let/448.3105; LotR/0467.3305; PE17/080.3202



ornë “(tall) tree” ✧ Let/308.0307; PE17/080.3102
malina “yellow, of golden colour” ✧ Let/308.0305; PE17/080.3002 (mălĭna)

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