As of July 1, 2015, we have 1,534 entries, uncommon words from outside the ten thousand most frequently used words in the Project Gutenberg corpus. A few common words have snuck in, such as “Be” because of Gollum’s sibilance.
Update July 1, 2016, we have added common words, mostly related to food, for a total of 1,600 words so far.
Seventy Three names of people, places, and things unique to Middle Earth. These seventy three words are used a total of 2344 times. I hope to generate some descriptive statistics on these.
Arkenstone Azog Bag-End Baggins Balin Bard Belladonna Beorn Bert Bifur Bilbo Biter Bladorthin Bofur Bolg Bombur Bullroarer Bungo Burrahobbit Burrowes Bywater Carc Dain Dale Dori Dorwinion Durin Dwalin Elrond Esgaroth Fili Fundin Galion Gandalf Girion Glamdring Gloin Golfimbul Gollum Gondolin Gram Grubb Gundabad Hobbit Huggins Kili Luckwearer Misty Mithril Moria Nain Necromancer Nori Oakenshield Oin Orcrist Ori Radagast Ravenhill Ringwinner Rivendell Roäc Smaug Sting Thorin Thrain Thror Tom Took Underhill Wain Warg Wilderland