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am is a preposition meaning "up, upwards, upon" in Sindarin.[1] It derives from the Elvish root AM2-.[2]


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  1. Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary compiled by Didier Willis
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 348