N. #Bedhwen pn.
The Noldorin adjectival formation meaning “of the Spouses” appearing in the name Ar Vedhwen “Day of the Spouses”, appearing only in its lenited form Vedhwen (Ety/LEP). It developed from ancient Bedū+ina; see that entry for further discussion.
References ✧ Ety/LEP
|Vedhwen||soft-mutation||“of the Spouses”||✧ Ety/LEP|
|ᴹ✶Bedū+ina > Vedhwen||[bedū+ina] ? [bedwina] > [beðwina] > [beðwena] > [beðwen]||✧ Ety/LEP|