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MBÍRIL is an Elvish root, a compound of MIR and RIL.[1][2]

[edit] Derivatives

  • Quenya: miril (or mirilli; "shining jewel"); mirilya- ("glitter")[1]
  • Ilkorin: bril ("glass, crystal")[1]

[edit] See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, Part Three: "The Etymologies", p. 372
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Addenda and Corrigenda to the Etymologies — Part One" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter and Patrick H. Wynne), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 45, November 2003, p. 34