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sublime, the

  • 1 varanda

    adj. “sublime” PE17:23, related to the name Varda.

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  • 2 fana

    noun term denoting the "veils" or "raiment" in which the Valar presented themselves to physical eyes, the bodies in which they were self-incarnated, usually in the shape of the bodies of Elves and Men RGEO:74, PE17:173-180. According to PE17:26, fana may be said to mean “shape” with “added notion” of light and whiteness, “it is thus often used where we might use ‘a vision’ – of something beautiful or sublime”, yet with no connotation of “uncertainty or unreality”.

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  • 3 Varda

    fem. name "the Sublime", name of a Valië, spouse of Manwë, the Queen of the Valar, called Elbereth in Sindarin BARATH, BARÁD, WJ:402; in Letters:282 Varda is translated the "Lofty". As a general adjective “sublime”, †varda could still occur as a poetic word in verse PE17:23, but normal prose would apparently rather use the related word varanda q.v. Genitive Vardo for *Vardao. Nam, RGEO:66. Vardamir masc. name, *"Varda-jewel" Appendix A, UT:210; vardarianna ?"Varda-gift", name of a tree but the ri element is obscure UT:167

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  • 4 maira

    adj. “admirable, excellent, precious”; “splendid, sublime” “only of great, august or splendid things” PE17:163, 172. Cf. Mairon.

    Quettaparma Quenyallo (Quenya-English) > maira

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