N. #Bedhwen pn.

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

Inflections

Vedhwen soft-mutation “of the Spouses” ✧ Ety/LEP

Element In

Cognates

Derivations

Phonetic Developments

ᴹ✶Bedū+ina > Vedhwen [bedū+ina] ? [bedwina] > [beðwina] > [beðwena] > [beðwen] ✧ Ety/LEP