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gobel is a noun meaning "walled (fortified) settlement" in Sindarin.

[edit] Etymology

The word contains the element pel "encircle".[1]

See also the collective prefix go-.

[edit] Examples


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", entry PEL(ES)