- One must be a fox in order to recognize traps, and a lion to frighten off wolves. Machiavelli Niccolo
Elvish is a fictional language originally created by J. R. R. Tolkien, author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. There are two major Elvish dialects—Quenya and Sindarin—and you'll have to figure out which one you want to learn before you begin. Either way, learning Elvish can be a challenging process, but it can also be fun and rewarding. Keep reading to learn more.