Enya is notable for singing in many different languages. In addition to English, she has sung in her native Irish language dialect, Welsh, French, Latin, and Japanese. She has even sung invented languages, such as Loxian, invented by her producer's wife Roma Ryan, and those created by fantasy author J. R. R. Tolkein. Enya wrote two songs relating to The Lord of the Rings
that were featured in Peter Jackson's movie, one of which was sung in Sindarin, one of which was sung in Quenya. The latter, titled "May It Be
," was nominated for the Best Original Song Academy Award in 2001.