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sundo

sundo is a Quenya name meaning "base, root, root-word"[1] and refers to an Elvish consonantal "base".

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From PQ *thundō, root STUD[2]

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References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", entry SUD (note that the root was changed to STUD)
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Addenda and Corrigenda to the Etymologies — Part Two" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter and Patrick H. Wynne), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 46, July 2004 p.16
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, Introduction to The Etymologies