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Race
Pronunciation
ka'rmeh
Meaning
'Art' (or more literally 'making')
Other names
Sometimes spelt as Carmë

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Karmë

The art of the Elves

The ultimate art-form of the Elves, who had the power to make events from stories or songs literally come to life, so that they became visible to an artist's audience. A vision created this way was known as an olos, a word that could also mean 'dream' or 'phantasm'.


See also...

Olofantur

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