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nilmo or nildo is a Quenya masculine noun meaning friend. For the feminine see nilde. See also nilda "friendly", and nilme "friendship".[1] The Sindarin counterpart is mellon.


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", 'NIL-, NDIL