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Til (star)

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'''Til''' (or '''Til<sup>(1) </sup>-l-''') is the [[Qenya]] name of a [[Stars|star]] only appearing in an early linguistic writing by [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]]. Til is said to be "a small star near [[Helluin|Sirius]]".<ref>{{PE|12}}, p. 92</ref><ref>{{webcite|author=Per Lindberg|articleurl=http://www.forodrim.org/daeron/md_astro.html|articlename=Astronomical objects above Middle-earth|dated=29 August 2011|website=Forod|accessed=27 June 2012}}</ref>
 
'''Til''' (or '''Til<sup>(1) </sup>-l-''') is the [[Qenya]] name of a [[Stars|star]] only appearing in an early linguistic writing by [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]]. Til is said to be "a small star near [[Helluin|Sirius]]".<ref>{{PE|12}}, p. 92</ref><ref>{{webcite|author=Per Lindberg|articleurl=http://www.forodrim.org/daeron/md_astro.html|articlename=Astronomical objects above Middle-earth|dated=29 August 2011|website=Forod|accessed=27 June 2012}}</ref>
 
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Revision as of 20:09, 2 October 2015

This article is about the name of a star. For the Elvish root, see TIL.
Til
Location
AppearanceSmall star near Helluin

Til (or Til(1) -l-) is the Qenya name of a star only appearing in an early linguistic writing by Tolkien. Til is said to be "a small star near Sirius".[1][2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Qenyaqetsa: The Qenya Phonology and Lexicon", in Parma Eldalamberon XII (edited by Carl F. Hostetter, Christopher Gilson, Arden R. Smith, and Patrick H. Wynne), p. 92
  2. Per Lindberg, "Astronomical objects above Middle-earth" dated 29 August 2011, Forodrim.org (accessed 27 June 2012)
Middle-earth Cosmology
 Constellations  Anarríma · Durin's Crown · Menelmacar · Remmirath · Soronúmë · Telumendil · Valacirca · Wilwarin
Stars  Alcarinquë · Borgil · Carnil · Elemmírë · Helluin · Luinil · Lumbar · Morwinyon · Nénar · Star of Eärendil · Til 
The Airs  Aiwenórë · Fanyamar · Ilmen · Menel · Vaiya · Veil of Arda · Vista
Narsilion  Arien · Moon (Isil, Ithil, Rána) · Sun (Anar, Anor, Vása) · Tilion
See also  Abyss · Arda · Circles of the World · · Timeless Halls · Two Lamps · Two Trees · Void