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ósanwe is a Quenya word meaning "interchange of thought".[1]

[edit] Portrayal in adaptations

2002: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers:

Before the beginning of the Battle of the Hornburg, Galadriel and Elrond have a long-distance communication about the danger awaiting Aragorn and the others there, and send a troop of Elves to fight with them.

2012: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey:

During the meeting of the White Council at Rivendell Galadriel greets Gandalf telepathically, and continue to communicate while Saruman is talking.

[edit] See also


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 183