Sindarin Grammar P2: Historical Development Paul Strack Tue, 06/02/2020 - 01:46

Like all Elvish languages, the origin of Sindarin dates back to the Common Quenderin [CQ] language spoken by the Elves when they awoke beside the shores of Cuiviénen (S. Nen Echui). Even in those early days, the Elves divided themselves into three tribes, and Sindarin is ultimately derived from the dialect of the third tribe, later called the Teleri.

Sindarin Grammar P1: Introduction Paul Strack Tue, 06/02/2020 - 01:34

Sindarin was originally the native language of the Elves of Beleriand, but by the Third Age it was the language spoken by nearly all the Elves of western Middle Earth. As Tolkien described it in The Lord of the Rings Appendix F:

Of the Eldarin tongues two are found in this book: the High-elven or Quenya, and the Grey-elven or Sindarin ...

New Series: Sindarin Grammar Paul Strack Mon, 06/01/2020 - 19:48

Now that I’ve wrapped up Quenya Grammar (for now), I’m starting a new series on Sindarin. Like the Quenya series, this information will eventually be collected in Eldamo:

Quenya Grammar is done for now Paul Strack Sat, 05/30/2020 - 21:53

The Quenya Grammar series is done for now. The content is collected in the Eldamo site, which is downloaded as usual:

https://eldamo.org/

See:

https://eldamo.org/content/grammar-indexes/grammars-q.html

Eldamo 0.7.7 Released Paul Strack Sat, 05/30/2020 - 21:45

I've released Eldamo 0.7.7:

https://eldamo.org/

The main change in this release is the collected and complete(ish) Quenya Grammar:

https://eldamo.org/content/grammar-indexes/grammars-q.html