Aníron (Theme for Aragorn and Arwen)

lyrics source text

 

 

FEATURED IN

REGULAR CD

COMPLETE RECORDINGS

 

The Council of Elrond

Arwen and Aragorn on the bridge

(FOTR - Track 10)

The Council of Elrond

Arwen and Aragorn on the bridge

(CR-FOTR Disc Two - Track 7)


 

 


Lyrics by Roma Ryan

Music composed and performed by Enya

Sindarin translation by Roma Ryan (and David Salo?)


The first section below is from the official soundtrack information. More (and slightly different) lyrics can be found at Enya's website.

Thanks to Elvenscribe07 for bringing this to my attention.

 

Solo by Enya


from official soundtrack publications

Sindarin


Original English


O môr henion i dhű:

From darkness I understand the night

Ely siriar, ęl síla.

dreams flow, a star shines.

Ai! Aníron Undómiel.

Ah! I desire Evenstar.

Tiro!  El eria e môr.

Look! A star rises out of the darkness.

I ‘lîr en ęl luitha ‘úren.

The song of the star enchants my heart.

Ai! Aníron...

Ah! I desire....

 

from Enya's Website: Roma's Library

Sindarin


Original English


Key:

Text in blue indicates language used

Text in green indicates lyrics used

Text in black indicates English translation

E mor henion i dhu:

Out of darkness I understand the night:

Ely siriar, el sila.

Dreams flow, a star shines.

Ai! Aniron Undomiel.

Ah! I desire Evenstar.

Tiriel arad ‘ala mor

Having watched the day grow dark

Minnon i dhu-sad oltha.

I go into night – a place to dream.

Ai! Aniron Edhelharn.

Ah! I desire Elfstone.

Alae! Ir el od elin!

Behold! The star of stars!

I ‘lir uin el luitha guren.

The song of the star enchants my heart.

Ai! Aniron Undomiel.

Ah! I desire Evenstar.

I lacha en naur e-chun

The flame of the fire of the heart

Sila, eria, bronia.

Shines, rises, endures.

Ai! Aniron Edhelharn

Ah! I desire Elfstone.