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Not to be confused with Thû.

is a Noldorin word meaning "muscle, sinew; vigour, physical strength".[1]

Retaining the same form and meaning, is commonly considered a valid Neo-Sindarin word.[2][3][4]

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  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. 394
  2. David Salo (2004), A Gateway to Sindarin, p. 290
  3. Didier Willis, Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary at (accessed 9 December 2011)
  4. Helge Fauskanger, "Parviphith Edhellen: Sindarin Wordlist" at Ardalambion (accessed 9 December 2011)