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 Alcar i Ataren

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Alcar i ataren ar i yondon ar i airefean.

Glory [be] to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost.


In the 50s, Tolkien made a series of translations of Catholic prayers into Quenya, including an unfinished rendition of the Gloria Patri, published in Vinyar Tengwar n° 43. We give here the first part with the English equivalent.



Quotations of John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien, Édouard Kloczko, Christopher Gilson, Patrick Wynne, Rhona Beare, Thomas Alan Shippey, Charles Kennedy, Elaine Treharne, André Crépin, Régis Boyer, François-Xavier Dillmann, Gabriel Rebourcet, Keith Bosley, Pierre-Yves Lambert, Gwyn Jones, Thomas Jones are under the copyright of their publishers.


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