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VinQuettaParma

The NeoQuenya and NeoSindarin Wiktionary


pennig


noun


pennig

  1. coin

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Etymology


This is Early Noldorin panthig (PE13:124) imported into later Sindarin with the appropriate sound changes. It is formed from pant 'money' with the singulative suffix -ig.
Note the similarity to English penny (Old English peni(n)g), Dutch penning, German Pfennig and so on.

Attested Analogues


EN panthig 'coin' (PE13:124)

Alternatives


S. mirian and canath (PM:45) are specific coins from Gondor.

Creator


Roman Rausch