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Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 07-14-2021, 04:39 AM
Replies: 64
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Posted By Findegil
CE-EX-26b: Okay. CE-EX-28.2 & CE-EX-28.4: If...

CE-EX-26b: Okay.

CE-EX-28.2 & CE-EX-28.4: If you find some linguistical doubts about any of these names, we can edit them out.

CE-EX-37.5: Agreed, and my new version has it included.
...
Forum: The Books 07-09-2021, 06:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 328
Posted By Findegil
The difference of the frame stories between LotR...

The difference of the frame stories between LotR and The Notion Club Papers might steem a good deal from the conntent of the work they frame.

In the The Notion Club Papers Tolkien set out to write...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 07-06-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 22,114
Posted By Findegil
Aiwendil, thank you very much for this post! I...

Aiwendil, thank you very much for this post! I don’t think you have to apologies, because at least for me, it exactly what was needed at this point of our discussion.
I agree that we do not have an...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 06-30-2021, 01:20 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 22,114
Posted By Findegil
Hi Aiwendil, nice to read from you again!...

Hi Aiwendil,

nice to read from you again! Yes, I am still here to discuse what so ever specific critisem you can bring forward.

Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 06-15-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,247
Posted By Findegil
I fully agree that the work-house is in a way...

I fully agree that the work-house is in a way similar or a representation of the traditional christian believe in prugatory. And I as well can agree that "Niggle's Parish" has a big similarity to...
Forum: The Books 05-27-2021, 06:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,607
Posted By Findegil
But Gollum was not a good example, even if the...

But Gollum was not a good example, even if the Nazgûl had have a full briefing about his 'encounter' with Sauron. He had come to Mordor following only some kind of general 'message' from Sauron to...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-07-2021, 04:13 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,598
Posted By Findegil
In addition to that medieval stereotype we know...

In addition to that medieval stereotype we know that JRR Tolkien and his brother Hilary were afraid of the Miller and his son in Sarehole were they lived in their earlier childhood. And probably with...
Forum: The Books 11-15-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,193
Posted By Findegil
In the end Sauron did it with the help of the...

In the end Sauron did it with the help of the Númenorians. And doing it with an big army of Children of Ilúvatar was the one move that made the Valar hold back, I think.

As an aside thought: The...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-13-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 22,114
Posted By Findegil
Thank you very much for that explanation. Your...

Thank you very much for that explanation. Your reasons are now much clearer to me. And it has to me become clear that the first answer to your concerns can only be a text that demonstrates that we...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-22-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 22,114
Posted By Findegil
Nice to have your input Aiwendil. CE-EX-44:...

Nice to have your input Aiwendil.
CE-EX-44: Thanks for pointing out these typos.
Maybe we should first address the real issue, before we go farther. I think, we have boiled it down already to the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 10-15-2020, 02:42 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 111,593
Posted By Findegil
Good to hear! I have as well read our discussion...

Good to hear! I have as well read our discussion hear.

Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 09-21-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 111,593
Posted By Findegil
Hello back! You make me at long last hope for a...

Hello back! You make me at long last hope for a revival in this silence of one of longest waves of low activity I have seen in this project. At least I am still here and ready to take up the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 02-25-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 32,504
Posted By Findegil
I started this posting some time before the death...

I started this posting some time before the death of Christopher Tolkien. But as it has happened now, this seems to be a kind of showing respect to him and his work; even so I am sure that we all...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-26-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,259
Posted By Findegil
Okay now at last a part of the new chapter in...

Okay now at last a part of the new chapter in plain text:Respectfully
Findegil
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-26-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,259
Posted By Findegil
Remarks about the new editings: FY-HL-14.2:...

Remarks about the new editings:
FY-HL-14.2: Unchanged
TS-FR-03.5b: I put that passage here in front of the chapter because it is more of a description of the generall situation in the world and it...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 11-26-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 8,259
Posted By Findegil
Okay I found somethings by pure chance that I...

Okay I found somethings by pure chance that I missed when we were doing this chapter. I was reading Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth for the next post in the Maps and Pictures thread, when I came to a...
Forum: The Books 09-30-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,481
Posted By Findegil
The inked word between I and J: If it is not...

The inked word between I and J: If it is not 'Sand' the it is verry similar. At lest we have 'S?n?' and the second sign is either 'a' or 'o'. So we would have 'Sona', 'Sono', 'Sano' or 'Sana'. But...
Forum: The Books 08-20-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,481
Posted By Findegil
D) I don’t belief in ‘Thangorodrim’. As far as I...

D) I don’t belief in ‘Thangorodrim’. As far as I remember it is never used together with ‘Mountians’ by Tolkien. If we belief in ‘Mountain[s]’, I think we have to look for an English word. As in ‘Red...
Forum: The Books 08-13-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,481
Posted By Findegil
Coming back to the lables on the Map: B): I...

Coming back to the lables on the Map:
B): I agree that this might read ‘Neldoreth’. Sindarin ‘neldor’ means ‘three-tree’ and was brodend in use from the special beech ‘Hirilorn’ as a name for all...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 06-12-2019, 12:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 21,887
Posted By Findegil
Thanks for the repley, I didn't expacted it on...

Thanks for the repley, I didn't expacted it on the spot, because it is a big list.

Art of the Hobbit; fig. 1; p. 20; One morning early in the Quiet of the World: Okay, we can place it before the...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 21,887
Posted By Findegil
Pictures of JRR Tolkien

Pictures of JRR Tolkien:

No: Pictures; no. 1; The Hill: Hobbiton-across-the Water; see Art of the Hobbit; fig. 10; p. 32 and Art of the Hobbit; fig. 11; p. 33
No: Pictures; no. 2; The Trolls; see...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 21,887
Posted By Findegil
JRR Tolkien – Artist and Ilustrator

JRR Tolkien – Artist and Ilustrator:
Yes: Artist; Frontispiece; The Hills of the Morning; Akallabeth – Númenorean sailors exploring the East
Yes: Artist; no. 2; p. 6; “knotgrass”; QS, Cha. 1 –...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 21,887
Posted By Findegil
The Art of The Lord of the Rings

The Art of The Lord of the Rings:
Yes: Art of LotR; fig. 1; p. 6; The Ring Verse; Of the Rings of Power – “secretly Sauron made One Ring to rule all the others, and their power was bound up with it,...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 21,887
Posted By Findegil
The Art of The Hobbit

The Art of The Hobbit:
No: Art of the Hobbit; Title-page; p. 3; Detail from Thror’s Map (fig. 28); used in The Hobbit
No: Art of the Hobbit; Content-page; p. 5; Detail from final dust-jacket art...
Forum: Translations from the Elvish - Public Forum 05-30-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 21,887
Posted By Findegil
I have done as pormissed and worked through four...

I have done as pormissed and worked through four of most rich books for pictures:
The Art of The Hobbit
The Art of The Lords of the Ring
JRR Tolkien – Artist and Ilustrator
Pictures by JRR...
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