Appendix:Tolkien's legendarium derivations

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These are terms noted for being coined from the Tolkien's legendarium, but used outside this context.

English[edit]

balrog
A fiery demonic creature.
ent
(fantasy) A fictional large talking tree.
Gollum
A gollumish person.
gollumish
(informal) Having similar traits to the fictional character Gollum, including obsessiveness, sinisterness or talking in an unusual manner often punctuated by hissing sounds.
half-elf
(fantasy) A person who is half elven and half human by birth.
hobbit
A fictional race of small humanoids.
(by extension) A member of any race of small humans or hominids.
hobbitlike
Resembling or befitting a hobbit.
hobbity
(informal) Looking like a hobbit - short and unshaven; hobbitlike.
mithril
(fantasy) An imaginary, silvery metal of great strength and value.
Quenya
A constructed language modelled on Greek, Latin and Finnish.
Ringwraith
(fantasy) Anyone who keeps a magical ring, and is enslaved thereby, and may also be rendered invisible and immortal thereby.
Sindarin
A constructed language based on Welsh.

Catalan[edit]

hòbbit
hobbit

Czech[edit]

Glum
Gollum
hobit
hobbit

Dutch[edit]

Quenyaans
Quenya

Finnish[edit]

hobitti
hobbit
Klonkku
Gollum

French[edit]

quenya
Quenya

German[edit]

Hobbit
hobbit
Quenya
Quenya

Japanese[edit]

ホビット
hobbit

Norwegian[edit]

quenya
Quenya

Russian[edit]

квэнья
Quenya
хоббит
hobbit

Swedish[edit]

Gollum
Gollum

See also[edit]