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Túrin himself choose the name Turambar, meaning "Master of Doom" or "Conqueror of Fate", to signify that he thought he had escaped his doom. He adopted it as a new name in an attempt to put his past behind him and start afresh with a clean slate Choosing the name Tolkien describes the event where Túrin choose his new name briefly in The ...


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Hammond and Scull do not cite where this claim of Blackwelder is from. Dr. Richard E. Blackwelder only has three Tolkien publications, A Tolkien Thesaurus (Garland 1990), Tolkien Phraseology (Marquette 1990), and Tolkien Portraiture (Cape Girardeau 1993). Of those three, A Tolkien Thesaurus, is really the only one that seems like it could fit the description....


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According to The Star Wars 7, the adaptation of Lucas's original shooting script, Chewbacca is part of the Sawa Tribe, later renamed to "the Great Kaapauku tribe". [In] the Legends book titled "The Star Wars 7", Chewbacca and his family are identified as the "Sawa Tribe" among other clans on Kashyyyk. The name means that they ...


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