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Fingon and his host at Nirnaeth Arnœdiad

    
Utúlie’n aurë! Aiya Eldalië
The day has come! Behold, people of the Eldar
 ⸱   
ar Atanatári, utúlië’n aurë!
and Fathers of Men, the day has come!

   
Auta i lómë!
The night is passing!

These sentences occur in chapter 20 of The Silmarillion and are immediately followed by their translation.

The text is transcribed in tengwar or “letters of Fëanor” according to the classical mode for Quenya described by Tolkien in the Appendix E to The Lord of the Rings and used for instance by the Namarië manuscript in The Road Goes Ever On p. 65. We made use of Johan Winge’s typeface Tengwar Annatar.  Open this mode in Glaemscribe

Tolkien, John Ronald Reuel. The Silmarillion. Edited by Christopher Tolkien. London: HarperCollins, 1999. 365 p. ISBN 0-261-10244-3.

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