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is a Sindarin word meaning "wreath, garland".[1]

Etymology

The word is a descendant form of Primitive Quendian rīgā, deriving from the Common Eldarin stem RIG ("twine, wreathe").[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "The Shibboleth of Fëanor", p. 347