Elen síla lúmenn' omentielvo
Elen síla lúmenn' omentielvo.
A star shines on the hour of our meeting.
A Quenya greeting used by Frodo towards Gildor Inglorion and his company in The Lord of the Rings, book I, chapter 3. It is also given (without elision of the word lúmenna) in the essay Quendi and Eldar published in The War of the Jewels.
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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