Sindarin

This language was born in Beleriand, and became the Lingua Franca of the elves of Middle-earth.

*Iesto i narn!

English: May the tale begin! Literal Translation: May the story begin Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Cirth, used for Woodelven and Doriathren Sindarin: zb#ð l ,c@, Tengwar the Mode of Beleriand, used for Exilic Sindarin: `l81h ` 6]76Á Tengwar with vowel-tehtar, used for Quenya, Gondorian-Sindarin, Adúnaic,

Le nallon, avo bosto trenared (hí)

English: I beg you, don’t stop telling the tale (now) Literal Translation: I cry out to you, don’t rest telling the tale (now) (formal) Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Cirth, used for Woodelven and Doriathren Sindarin: ab ,c:ð, c4ð 2ð#ð 8@b,c@b9 Pf;P Tengwar the Mode of

Panno i phairf ah isto din!

English: Read the books and learn them! Literal Translation: Open the books and know them Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Cirth, used for Woodelven and Doriathren Sindarin: 1cdð l 3í@4 cf l#ð 9l, Pronunciation Guides Language(s): Woodelven SindarinThis dialect of Sindarin was originally spoken in south-eastern

Meren i faer nîn; and i narn hen

English: My spirit is joyous; this tale will be long Literal Translation: Joyous is my spirit; long will be this tale Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Cirth, used for Woodelven and Doriathren Sindarin: 6b@b, l 3&@ ,;, cd l ,c@, fb, Tengwar the Mode of Beleriand,

Melin i narn lîn

English: I love your story Literal Translation: I love your story (formal) Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Cirth, used for Woodelven and Doriathren Sindarin: 6bal, l ,c@, a;, Tengwar the Mode of Beleriand, used for Exilic Sindarin: ylj`6 ` 6]76 j`V6 Tengwar with vowel-tehtar, used for

Gi nallon, avo bosto trenared hi

English: I beg you, don’t stop telling the tale now Literal Translation: I cry out to you, don’t rest telling the tale now (informal) Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Cirth, used for Woodelven and Doriathren Sindarin: Rl ,c:ð, c4ð 2ð#ð 8@b,c@b9 fl Tengwar the Mode of

Mudassen anand ‘nin narn hen

English: I have toiled long on this tale Literal Translation: I toiled long for this story Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Tengwar with vowel-tehtar, used for Quenya, Gondorian-Sindarin, Adúnaic, and Black Speech: t2&,D5$ 5#2P# 55% 56D5 95$ Pronunciation Guides Language(s): Gondorian SindarinThis dialect of Sindarin was

Ego, nestago i lam gîn min nîf orch

English: Go French-kiss an orc Literal Translation: be gone,nsert your tonguen the orc’s face (informal) Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Cirth, used for Woodelven and Doriathren Sindarin: bRð ,b#cRð l ac6 R;, 6l, ,;4 ð@t Tengwar the Mode of Beleriand, used for Exilic Sindarin: lsh =

Panno i phairf ar isto din!

English: Read the books and learn them! Literal Translation: Open the books and know them Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Tengwar the Mode of Beleriand, used for Exilic Sindarin: q]5h ` e]Õ7r ]7 `81h 2`6Á Tengwar with vowel-tehtar, used for Quenya, Gondorian-Sindarin, Adúnaic, and Black Speech:

Galu a deithad vain

English: Good fortune and fair writing Literal Translation: Good fortune and fair writing Guide for Adding Punctuation to the Tengwar and Cirth Cirth, used for Woodelven and Doriathren Sindarin: RcaS c 9J0c9 4í, Tengwar the Mode of Beleriand, used for Exilic Sindarin: s]j. ] 2lÕ3]2 r]Õ6 Tengwar with vowel-tehtar, used