N. Angolonn loc. “Land of the Gnomes”

N. Angolonn, loc. “Land of the Gnomes”

Noldorin equivalent of ᴹQ. Ingolonde “Land of the Gnomes” appearing in The Etymologies from the 1930s (Ety/ÑGOLOD). It seems to be an example of how initial syllabic [m], [n], [ŋ] became [am], [an], [aŋ] in Old Noldorin.

See Q. Ingolondë for further discussion.

Reference ✧ Ety/ÑGOLOD ✧ “Land of the Gnomes”



Phonetic Developments

ᴹ√ÑGÓLOD > Angolonn [ŋ̣golonde] > [aŋgolonde] > [aŋgolond] > [aŋgolonn] ✧ Ety/ÑGOLOD