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Re: [Lambengolmor] ERRATA - VT44:9 ullume

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  • Alex Grigny de Castro
    VT44:9 quote: the same final element occurs in _ullume_ for ever (possibly lit. not-ever, not-always ) [...] unquote. This for ever is what I am
    Message 1 of 5 , Jul 21, 2002
      VT44:9 quote:
      "the same final element occurs in _ullume_ 'for ever' (possibly lit.
      'not-ever, not-always') [...]"

      This 'for ever' is what I am refering to, Carl, not to the further gloss
      which is correct. Anyway, I now understand what is meant if not written to
      my satisfaction in my poor knowledge of the Albion lingo :)


      Alex Grigny de Castro

      [OK, I see your point. The wording in _VT_ does perhaps silently import
      more than it should: the knowledge that by writing _ullume_ 'for ever'
      we are conveying Tolkien's gloss, which needs to be understood as not a
      literal gloss. Carl]
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