Ilk. Taiglin loc. “Deep-pool”

Ilk. Taiglin loc. “Deep-pool”

Ilkorin precursor to S. Taeglin in the Silmarillion drafts from the 1930s (SM/127, LR/260). In The Etymologies it was translated “Deep-pool” and given as a combination of taig “deep” and shortened form of line “pool” (EtyAC/TĀ, Ety/LIN¹).

See S. Taeglin for further discussion.

References ✧ Ety/LIN¹; EtyAC/TĀ; LRI; SMI; WJI




taig “steep, tall, deep” ✧ EtyAC/TĀ
line “pool” ✧ Ety/LIN¹
ᴹ√TAY “extend, make long(er), stretch” ✧ EtyAC/LIN¹ (TAI̯)