Q. attalya, adj. “biped, (lit.) two-footed”

An adjective meaning “two-legged” (WJ/389). It is a combination of atta “two” and tál “foot”, with the adjective suffix -ya¹.

Conceptual Development: In the Qenya Lexicon from the 1910s, there was a similar form ᴱQ. attalin (QL/88).

References ✧ WJ/389

Inflections

Attalyar plural “Bipeds” ✧ WJ/389.1307-1

Elements

atta “two”
tál “foot”
-ya¹ “adjective suffix”

Element In

Cognates


ᴱQ. attalin n. “biped”

Reference ✧ QL/88 ✧ “a biped”

Elements

att- “bi-, twi-”
tala¹ “foot, bottom” ✧ QL/088.4101