aglâb in Khuzdul means "spoken language".
The word obviously comes from the radicals G-L, which also appear in the word iglishmêk. -âb is possibly an ending.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels p. 395
- ↑ Magnus Åberg, An analysis of Dwarvish