noun term denoting the "veils" or "raiment" in which the Valar presented themselves to physical eyes, the bodies in which they were self-incarnated, usually in the shape of the bodies of Elves and Men RGEO:74, PE17:173-180. According to PE17:26, fana may be said to mean “shape” with “added notion” of light and whiteness, “it is thus often used where we might use ‘a vision’ – of something beautiful or sublime”, yet with no connotation of “uncertainty or unreality”.

Quettaparma Quenyallo (Quenya-English). 2014.

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