Inwinórë (England)

“Remember, remember…the Fifth of November.”

And to help you remember that, in celebration of the date, I have prepared a gift map as usually we do here in Quenya101. Here it is England map etymologically translated into Quenya. There are many Tolkien fans from UK (the most renowned one among them, Paul Haigh) and they really deserve this map!

One more for the collection!

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10 responses to “Inwinórë (England)

  1. Akeel Ahmad

    Hi there – I’ve done a map of Scotland with Elvish names, if you want to see it (just the place names, not the script)

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  4. Gehayi

    Could you please do a Quenya map for Caletonya. (Also, how did you get comments equipped on Tumblr? I didn’t think that was POSSIBLE.)

    • Honestly, humbly, I’m not sure if I can!

      Actually this idea has come to my mind when I was making the Inwinórë map, but then I stumbled upon some difficulties like: Scottish place names AND a good map to use. I couldn’t find a Scotland regions map without anything written on it to work on. Do you know where I can find it?

      Perhaps, if you help me with the map; I can try to accomplish the task even though it’s not gonna be easy. What do you think?

  5. Amorgin

    V – But on this most auspicious of nights, permit me then, in lieu of the more commonplace sobriquet, to suggest the character of this dramatis persona…The only verdict is vengeance; a vendetta, held as a votive, not in vain, for the value and veracity of such shall one day vindicate the vigilant and the virtuous.

    Guy Fawkes – A desperate disease requires a dangerous remedy.
    Remark (6 November 1605) as quoted in The Dictionary of National Biography Vol. 6 (1917); He is here invoking a version of a famous statement of Hippocrates, also translated as “Extreme remedies are very appropriate for extreme diseases.”

    … to blow you Scotch beggars back to your native mountains.
    Remark as quoted in “Gunpowder Treason and Plot” (1976) by Cyril Northcote Parkinson. It was said in response to one of the lords of the King’s Privy Chamber, who had asked what Fawkes intended to do with such a large amount of gunpowder.

    Remember, remember, the 5th of November
    The Gunpowder Treason and plot;
    I know of no reason why Gunpowder Treason
    Should ever be forgot.
    [edit] Quotes about Fawkes

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