Neo-Primitive Elvish Semantic Categories



1. Physical World

1.85 to Burn, Scorch

⚠️ᴱ√?RASA root. “toast”

2. Mankind

2.41 Son

⚠️ᴱ√*VO(NO) root. “son”; see instead:
YON¹ “son”
√, ᴹ√, ᴱ√YON¹ root. “son”

2.42 Daughter

√, ᴹ√YE(L) root. “daughter”
⚠️ᴹ√YEN² root. “daughter”; see instead:
ᴹ√YEL¹ “daughter”

3. Animals

4. Body Parts and Functions

4.492 Penis

⚠️ᴱ✶wiqē n.

4.75 to Die; Dead; Death

firīne adj. “mortal, dying”

5. Food and Drink

5.21 to Cook

ᴺ√!BRATH root. “cook”

5.51 Bread

khabar n. “a loaf or cake of bread”

6. Clothing and Adornment

7. Dwelling and Furniture

7.412 Furniture (other)

ranthlā n. “ladder”

8. Agriculture and Vegetation

9. Physical Acts and Materials

9.38 Broom

ᴺ√, ᴱ√SWEK root. “broom”

9.943 Fitting, Suitable

kamta- v. “to (make) fit, suit, accomodate, adapt”

10. Motion and Transportation

10.48 to Come

⚠️ᴱ√LEHE¹ root. “come, be sent, approach”

11. Possession and Trade

11.28 to Harm, Injure, Damage

√*KHAS root. “mar”

12. Spatial Relations

12.399 From, Away

✶, ᴹ√lō¹ prep. “ablative, from a place within the world”

12.75 Hook, Crook

gampa n. “hook”

13. Quantity and Number

13.31 Numerals

atta num. card. “two”
ᴹ✶atta num. card. “two”

13.36 Two

atatya adj. “double”

13.54 Cardinal Number

tolokwe num. card. “eighteen”

14. Time

14.13 New

keurā adj. “*renewed”

15. Sense Perception

16. Emotion

17. Mind and Thought

17.18 to Seem

√ [ᴹ✶]*NEM root. “seem, appear”
ᴹ✶#nem- v. “to seem”

18. Language and Music

19. Social Relations

20. Warfare and Hunting

21. Law and Judgment

22. Religion and Beliefs

23. Grammar