N. Dolwethil f. “(Woman of) Secret Shadow”

N. Dolwethil, f. “(Woman of) Secret Shadow”

Noldorin equivalent of Ilk. Thuringwethil (Ety/THUR), a combination of doll “secret” with the lenited form of gwath¹ “shadow” where the [a] changed to [e] because of the following [i], ending with the feminine suffix -iel¹.

Reference ✧ Ety/THUR ✧ “(Woman of) Secret Shadow”


doll “obscure, dark, dusky, hidden, secret”
gwath¹ “shade”
-iel¹ “daughter; feminine suffix”
ᴹ√WATH “shade” ✧ Ety/THUR