Primitive Elvish Words


suf. “adjectival”
-ā̆ suf. “active verbal suffix”
ā particle. “imperative”
ā̆ prep. “as for, as regards, with reference to”
aba- v. “refuse, forbid”
abar(o) n. “refuser, recusant, one who refuses to act as advised or commanded”
ab(a)sene- v.
abta v. “refuse, deny, say no”
ad(a) prep. “and, alongside”
-ai suf. “plural of adjectives”
ai adv. “supposing”
aikwā adj. “steep, tall”
airē n. “holiness, sanctity”
airō n. “ocean”
ak(a)lar n. “*radiance” see aklar(a)
akkal- v. “to blaze, shine (suddenly and) brilliantly”
akla- v. “to shine out, flash”
aklar(a) n. “radiance, brilliance, glory”
aklāra adj. “brilliant, glorious”
aklari(n)kwā adj. “full of glory”
aklata- v. “*to shine out, flash” see akla-
aktō n. “artificer”
akwā adv. “fully, completely, altogether, wholly”
ala-ā-mene n.
-(a)lē suf. “abstract noun, adverb”
alkwā n. “swan”
am- n. “intensive prefix”
am(a) adv. and conj. “moreover, furthermore, to proceed”
amal n. “mother”
amas n. “mother” see amal
amba ? “more”
ambar n. “the settlement”
ambō n. “hill”
ambu(na) adj. “*hilly”
amma n. “mother” see amal
ammat- v. “to devour, eat up”
amme n. “mother” see amal
amtā n.
ān(a) affix. “subjective genitive”
anak adv. “against, opposite”
Anār n. “Sun”
and(ă) adv. and conj. “moreover, to go on further, to say more”
andā adj. “long, far”
angā n. “iron”
ankā n. “jaw, row of teeth”
añkal- v. “to blaze” see akkal-
annā n. “gift”
antā- v. “to present, give”
ap’lata n. “prohibition, refusal”
ap-pata v. “to walk behind on a track or path”
ara adj. “beyond, further than”
aras(sō) n. “hart”
arātā adj. “high, lofty, noble”
árātō n. “lord”
-(a)rē suf. “abstract noun”
arn(a)- pref. “noble, royal”
arphō n. “seizer, thief”
artaurē n. “Realm”
arthā ?
as(a) prep. “and”
asa- suf. “*beside”
áse n. “sunlight”
asmarō n. “*neighbor”
-(a)sta suf.
as’tāră n. “faith, loyalty”
at pref. “once again”
ata suf. “numerative dual ending”
atar n. “father”
(a)tata num. card. “two”
atatya adj. “double”
athmō n. “good companion”
at-kwet v. “answer”
atta num. card. “two”
aþayā n. “beneficial‽”
aþra- n. “to cross (to and fro)”
au- pref.
(au)be adv. “not so”
aumat- v. “to devour, eat up”
auri n. “heat, period of sun”
awa- pref. “away”
awā adv. “away”
áwa- v.
ăwă prep. “from”
awā-da adv.
aw(a)delo n.
awādelo n.
aw’tha n. “a dim shape, spectral or vague apparition”
-ayā suf. “continuative present”
áyan n. “holy thing or object or place”
ayanā v. “to hallow, bless, treat as holy”
bākwet- v. “to refuse, prohibit, say no”
Balaniā n.
banayā n. “Vanyar”
bani adj. “fair”
banwa adj. see wanwa
banya adj. “beautiful”
Baradā adj. “Varda”
barani adj. “russet, brown”
barathī n. “queen”
bāta- v. “to ban, prohibit, refuse, forbid”
prep. “as, like”
-b(iy)ē suf. “-ing”
buzbō n. “large fly”
-da suf. “motion to or towards a point, allative suffix”
-dā suf. “product of an action”
daira adj. “large, great”
dalath n. “deep valley or valley enclosed with woods”
dankĭna n. “slain”
dāra adj. “wise”
de pron. “you (pl.)”
dē/lē prep. “with”
dede pron. “2nd person dual”
delkā adj. “dense”
delwa adj. “thick (of a single thing)”
delya adj. “lovely, fine, beautiful”
delya- v. “walk, go, proceed, travel”
delya-² v. “?thick, thicken & congeal”
dene adj. “thin and strong, pliant, lithe”
dērā adj. “hard, difficult”
deulē n. “mistake”
dirnā adj. “tough”
dōmē n. “night”
dond(a) n. “fist”
dorno n. “oak”
Droban-yon n. “*Wilderland”
duinē n. “(large) river”
dūpā n. “bend, bow, curve”
durnu adj. “dark of hue”
edelā n. “the fair”
edelō n. “one who goes, traveller, migrant, marcher”
ekka n. “hole”
ektā- v. “prick with a sharp point, stab”
ektel- v. “to spring out (of water), spurt out, gush”
(e)kwē̆ adj. “afresh, anew”
ekwē prep. “say, says, said”
ēl n. “star”
el-ā interj. “lo!, look!, see!”
eledā n. “star-folk, of the stars”
elen n. “star”
elenā adj. “connected with or concerning the stars”
elen-barathī n. “star-queen”
elenyā adj. see elenā
elwe pron. “inclusive, we = you and I/me”
emel n. “mother” see amal
emer n. “mother” see amal
en adv. “next, further, again”
eñ- v. “to exist”
ened adj. “middle, center”
enete ?
enkeya num. ord. “6th”
eñna ?
ent adv. “over there”
epe prep. “after of time; after or behind of place”
erikwā adj. “single, alone”
eryā adj. “isolated, lonely”
et prep. “out (of), forth”
etkat- v. “to form, (lit.) out-shape”
et-kelē n. “spring, issue of water”
etkoiru- v. “to come to life”
etkuinu- v. “to awake, wake up”
etlendā adj. “exiled”
etlō n. “‘outsider’, stranger”
et-pel n. “outer fence”
etr- v. “open (intransitive)”
ettul- v. “to come out, issue”
ezdē n. “rest”
for- n. “right-hand, north”
gaili n. “ray”
gairā adj. “awful, fearful”
*galā- v. “to grow (of plants)”
galadā n. “great plant, tree”
galadarembinā adj. “tree-meshed”
galādu n. “thicket”
galmā n. “flower”
gampa n. “hook”
gardā n. “region”
gāyā n. “terror, great fear”
gayakā adj.
gayār n. “sea, the terrifier”
gilyā n. “silver spark”
glada- v. “laugh”
glawarē n. “sheen of gold”
glindā adj.
prep. “from”
gollo n. “fur, cloak”
gon- n. “a stone”
gondō n. “stone, rock”
gōr(i)kubā n. “traitor”
grā n. “dog, bear”
grauku n. “a powerful hostile and terrible creature”
grawa n. “dog”
grottā n. “(large) excavation, underground dwelling”
gwā-ƀandina adj. “met”
gwa-lassiē n. “foliage”
*gwendē n. “maiden, young or small woman, girl”
gwenyā adj. “fair, beautiful”
heke adv. “apart, not including”
hekelā n. “a waif or outcast”
heklanā adj. “forsaken”
heklō n. “a waif or outcast”
hektā v. “set aside, cast out, forsake”
hek-wā adv. and prep. “leaving aside, not counting, excluding, except”
adv. “from, coming from, as described by a genitive”
hōmen ?
hyōba n. “spirit, shadow”
ʒandā adj. “long”
ʒō prep. “from”
ʒorē n. “heart (inner mind)”
-i suf. “aorist suffix”
-ī¹ suf. “plural ending”
-ī² suf. “feminine personal ending”
īb- n. “a cliff, a sheer descent”
-iel suf. “feminine suffix”
-ikwā suf. “-ful, adjectival suffix”
-il suf. “old tool and weapon names”
ilū n. “all, everything, the whole”
-imā suf. “possibility”
imbē n. “deep valley, wide ravine”
imbi prep. “between”
imbi-lătă n.
imde pron. “yourselves”
immā pron. “reflexive”
immō pron. “reflexive”
imte pron. “themselves”
-inā suf. “passive participle”
indō n. “interior reflection or mind, the mind in its purposing faculty, the will; mood, heart”
-i(n)kĭ n. “diminutive suffix”
-(i)ondo suf.
ista- v. “to know”
-ita suf. “general infinitive”
-iti suf. “habit or special association with the verbal action”
itrā adj. “gleaming”
-ittā suf. “ending in feminine names”
-(i)yē suf. “abstract noun, adverb”
-iyē¹ suf. “perfect suffix”
-iyē² suf. “gerund, -ing”
-kā̆ suf. “adjectival or enlargement”
n. “home, house”
kainu- v. “to lie down”
kaita- v. “to lie, be on the ground”
#kal- v. “to shine, be bright”
kala-kwendī n.
kalánt- ?
kalas- v. “begin to shine, get light”
kalat n. “light”
kalatta n. “a light, lamp”
kalinā adj. “bright”
kalma n. “a light”
kalta- v. “cause to shine, kindle”
kambā n. “(cupped) hand”
kamprū n. “*flea”
kānā n. “outcry, clamour”
kanakwe num. card. “*14”
kanatā num. card. “four”
kānō n. “leader, ruler; crier, herald”
kanta adj. “shape; fashion”
kantaya num. ord. “fourth”
kar- v. “do, make”
karandi n. “making”
karani adj. “red”
karijendi n. “a process of manufacture”
kārimā adj. “able to be done, feasible”
kas n. “head”
kasd(a) adv. “to the head”
kasma n. “?helm”
kasraya n. “a tressure”
kat- v. “to shape”
katal n. “carving tool”
kawa n. “shelter, house”
kāwāk n. “frog”
kawāk n. “crow”
KEG n. “snag, barb”
keglē n. “fence or palisade of spikes or sharp stakes”
kegyā n. “hedge”
kel(e)bē n. “deer, hind”
kelebō n. “hart”
kelekā adj. “*hasty”
kelu- v. “to well up, flow (out swiftly), well forth”
kelumē v.
kelus n. “brook”
kelutā- v. “to cause to spring forth, start (water) flowing, tap”
keme n. “earth”
kemen n. “earth”
kenásĭta adv. “if it be so, may be, perhaps”
keule n. “*renewal”
keurā adj. “*renewed”
keu̯rānā n. “new-moon”
kēwā adj. “fresh, new, renewed”
khā adv. “far”
khabdā n. “pile, (artificial) mound”
khabnā n. “pile, (artificial) mound”
khadmā n. “seat”
khādo ?
khagdā¹ n. “fence (of stakes), palisade”
khagdā² n. “piled mound, heap”
khamu- v. “to sit down”
khazd- v.
kherī n. “lady”
kheru- v. “to lord it over, be master of, own”
kherū n. “lord, master”
kherūnī n. “lady”
khimīti adj. “clinging, sticking, persistent, chronic”
khĭn- adv. “*here, now”
khīnā n. “child”
khō̆ prep. “with, acc[ompanied] by”
khōgo n.
kholjē n. “hen”
khollō̆ n. “cock”
khōm n. “heart”
khomlō adv. “from the heart”
khotta v. “gather hastily together, pile up”
khottă n.
khyā̆ pron. “other thing”
khyana adj. “other”
khyē̆ pron. “other person”
ki n. “you (imperious/familiar)”
kirissi n. “cleft”
kirtē n. “rune”
kiryā n. and adj. “(small swift sailing) ship; swift (especially of things that pass easily through obstacles)”
kiryaktō n. “shipwright”
kiukā n. “*thigh”
#k’la n. “*light”
koiru- v. “to come to life”
koitā- v. “to bring to life”
kuitā- v. “to waken, rouse”
kuldā adj. “hollow”
kūma n.
kundō n. “prince, leader, lord”
kurwē n. “skill of the hand; power, ability”
-kwā suf. “-ful”
kwāra n. “fist”
kwayam num. card. “10”
kwēn n. “person, one, (some)body”
kwendā n. “assembly of (all the) people”
kwende n. “speaker, elf”
kwentrō n. “speaker, reciter, narrator, minstrel”
kwenyā adj. “Elvish”
kwet- v.
kwetnā n. “saying, proverb”
kwinde n. “crest, ridge”
kyaw- v. “to taste”
kyelep(ē) n. “silver”
kyulmā n. “mast”
-lā suf. “active participle”
lā- v. “to not be”
lā̆ prep. and adv. “beyond”
lab- v.
labdē n. “licking up (food or drink)”
labmā n. “*(physical) tongue”
labmē n. “*language”
laikā adj. “green”
laikwā adj.
lairē n. “*summer”
lamā̆n(a) n. “animal”
lambā n. “physical tongue”
lambē n. “tongue, language, dialect”
lāmina v.
langa adv.
langō n. “route or connection between to places; neck”
lañna adv. “athwart”
lasa adv. “not it = it is/was not so”
lassē n. “leaf”
lauka adj.
laurē n. “golden colour of sunshine or golden flowers” see glawarē
lawā n. “growing, blooming”
-lē suf. see -(a)lē
le pron. “you (sg.)”
ledmē n. “leaving, departure”
lednē n.
ledya- v.
?le(n)dembassē n. “bread taken on leaving home (for a long journey)”
leñwe n.
lepe n. “finger”
lepene n. “five”
lepenya num. ord. “5th”
leper n. “finger”
lepero n. “finger”
lepetā n. “thumb, ‘picker’; finger”
lepethron n.
le tulir v. “come ye!”
lḗ tuli, tuli lḗ, āle tuli! v. “come (you)!, now you, come!”
lĭmbĭ adj. “quick, swift”
limi n. “link”
lindā adj. “*sweet sounding”
linde n. “singer, singing”
liru- v. “to sing gaily”
lissĭ- adj.
lisyā adj. “sweet”
litse n. “sand”
n. “lying water”
loga n. “fenland”
logna adj. “soaking wet, swamped”
lossē n. “snow”
lossĭ adj. “snowy, snow-white”
loth n. “inflorescense, mass of flowers (on one plant)”
lotho/a n. “flower”
lotse n. “flower”
lotta- v. “bloom”
n. “bow, curve”
lubbu n. “a clumsy piece or lump”
lugni adj. “blue”
luʒu n.
luini adj. “blue”
lukma n. “heavy transport wain”
*lungu adj. “heavy”
-lwa suf.
-lwe suf.
-lyā suf. “active participle”
-m suf. “ancient plural formation”
-mā suf. “instrumental suffix”
n. “hand”
magiti adj. “handy, skilled; shapely”
magrā adj. “good, useful, proper, fit”
magtā- v. “to handle, wield, manage, deal with”
maha n. “hand, the manager”
^mahsē n. “handful”
mahsi n. “handiness”
mai adv. “well”
maikā¹ adj. “sharp, penetrating, going deep in”
maikā² n. “blade of a cutting tool or weapon (especially sword-blade)”
mailiki n. “wealth, abundance”
maita- v. “to feed”
māīta ?
makla n. “sword”
makwā n. “a hand-full, complete hand with all five fingers”
mā-limi n. “wrist, (lit.) hand-link”
malnā adj. “yellow, of golden colour”
malu n.
māmā n. “sheep”
mammata- v. “to gobble up, devour”
manrā adj. “good”
maslā ?
masta- v. “to feed up, fatten”
mat- v. “to eat”
matnā adj. “eaten”
matulā adj. “edacious”
matwā ?
matyā- v. “to feed”
matˢtimā adj. “edible”
Māya n.
mazgā adj.
mazgō n. “sticky substance”
mbā n. “sheep”
mbandō n. “custody, safekeeping; prison, duress”
#mbar- v. “to dwell”
ṃbar n.
mbar(ă) n. “dwelling, habitation”
mbard(a) adv. “home, homeward”
mbardā n.
mbar-ndor n. “home land, native land”
mbartā v. “to define, decree, destine”
ṃbart(ă) n. “fate, doom”
mbassē adj. “(baked) bread”
mbasta adj. “batch”
mbazdā n. “baked or a baked thing”
(m)belek- adj. “large, great, big”
ṃbono n. “hill, lump, clump, mass”
me pron. “1st-pl-exclusive pronoun”
mē̆ pron. “2nd person plural exclusive pronoun”
-mē suf. see -(u)mē
meinā adj.
melā- v. “to love”
mēlā̆-mbar n. “beloved dwelling”
meldā adj. “dear, beloved”
melnā n. “friend”
-mē̆n suf. “instrumental, with (which)”
mēn- n. “a way, a going, a mov[ement]”
menel n. “heaven, sky”
prep. “in, within”
mikrā adj. “sharp-pointed”
min num. card. “one”
mīni prep. “between”
min(i)kewē̆ num. card. “eleven, (lit.) fresh one”
minya num. ord. “first”
mīrĭ adj. and n. “precious, precious thing”
miru̯(a)-wōrĭ n. “precious juice”
-m(iy)ē suf. “-ing”
mizdē n. “drizzle”
n. “person”
moina adj.
mōja- v. “to toil, labour, be afflicted”
mōl n. “slave, thrall”
mori adj. “black”
mori-kwendī n.
mornā adj. “dark”
mor(o)kē n. “she-bear”
morokō n. “bear”
-na suf. “to”
-nā suf. “adjective suffix; passive participle”
nābā n. “hollow”
naikē n. “she-goat”
najak n. “goat”
najakō n. “he-goat”
ñaldā adj. “gleaming sheen”
nanmen- v. “return”
*nāpa n. “thumb, (lit.) picker”
nāro n. “fire”
năta n. “thing”
nathlo n. “guest”
naukā adj. “stunted, shortened, dwarf(ed)”
nazgā n. “bond, fetter”
nazgwē n. “bondage, durance”
ndagwē ?
ndakna adj.
ndakta- v. “to slay”
ndan- pref. “back-”
ndandō n. “one who goes back on his word or decision”
ndangwetha n. “answer”
ndanmē n. “retreat; ebb, lowtide”
ndē̆r n. “man”
-ndĭ suf.
ndī prep. “beneath, not touching, under”
-ndīl suf.
ndilā- v. “to love, be devoted to”
ndīlī n. “a special concern with or love for”
ndī̆s n. “*woman”
ndorē n. “land”
ndōro n. “land”
ṇdūnē n. “sunset”
-ndūr suf. “attend, tend”
(n)durā adj.
ndūtā- v. “to cause to sink”
ndūya- v. “to descend”
-nē prep. “past tense”
adv. “was; then, ago, before”
nebā prep. “on this (the speaker’s) side”
negdē n. “exudation”
neila num. ord. “3rd”
nektē n. “angle”
nelede num. card. “three”
nelekwe num. card. “*13”
nelkwăya num. card. “13”
nē̆n n. “water”
nendā adj. “wet”
nēr n. “man, a male person”
nerteya num. ord. “9th”
nes- adj. “sweet smelling”
nesī/nese suf. “a person of female nature”
netere num. card. “nine”
nēthā¹ n. “sister”
nēthā² adj. “gay, lively, girlish”
nethē n. “young woman, girl”
netthi n. “girl approaching the adult, sister (diminutive)”
n(g)ā n. “terror, terrible thing”
ñ(g)alatā n. “glory, radiance”
ñgaurijē n. “*she-were-wolf”
ñgawar n. “were-wolf”
ñgillē n. “silver glint”
ñgōlē n. “Science/Philosophy as a whole”
ñgolodō n. “lore-master, sage”
ñgormē n. “dread, reverence, awe”
ñgornā adj. “dreaded, revered”
?ñgothō n. “foe”
ñgur n. “wolf”
ñgurijē n. “she-wolf”
ñgurū n. “death”
ñgwar- v. “fret, wear away”
ñgwaumē n. “wolvish howling”
ñgwaurō n. “wolf (not wild wolves)”
ñgyar- v. “recite”
ni pron. “I, me”
niktil n. “little [finger]”
nimpĭ adj. “small”
ninkĭ adj. “small”
ninkwi adj. “white, pale”
ninkwiraite adj.
ninkwis- v. “to (begin to) grow pale”
ninkwita- v. “to grow white, whiten”
ninkwitā- v. “to make white, whiten”
nīs n. “woman, female person”
nki pron. “*thou-and-I”
adv. “behind”
nōrē n. “kindred, race”
nōse n. “race, tribe, people”
notmē n. “calculation, a sum”
nōto n. “number in counting, numeral”
n-uĕg suf. “male”
nukotto n. “a stunted or ill-shaped thing (or person)”
nuktā- v. “stunt, prevent from coming to completion, stop short, not allow to continue”
numē-n n. “sunset, west”
-nwā suf. “passive participle, present (perfect)”
ñwa-lōth n. “inflorescense, mass of flowers (on one plant)”
ñwe pron. “1 pl. inclusive base”
ṇ̃gyellē n. “small bell”
ṇ̃kwalē n. “torment”
suf. “genitive”
-ō̆ suf. “pronominal suffix”
oio adv. “ever”
okhor n. “blood”
oklā adj. “bad, wicked”
okma n. “an evil deed”
oktā n. “war, hostility, strife”
olā- v. “to become, come into being, turn into (another state)”
ōma n. “voice”
omen- v. “move to a common point, meet”
ontarō n. “begetter”
#ōre adj. “arising”
orlā prep. “over”
ornā adj. “uprising, tall”
ornē n. “(straight) tree”
orta- v. “to rise, ascend”
ortā- v. “to raise”
orya- v. “to rise”
ostō n. “fortress or stronghold”
otoso num. ord. “seven”
otsoya num. ord. “7th”
otsōyā num. ord. “seventh”
oþlō n. “*stranger, guest”
ówō adv. “together”
palad n. “plain”
palantīră/palantīrā n.
palátā n. “flat of the hand”
palda n. “surface”
palnā adj. “wide, broad”
pal’tā v. “to feel with the hand, stroke”
panda ?
paran adj. “bare, bald, naked, unclad”
pat(a) n. “track, road, way; ford”
pathnā adj. “smooth”
peles n. “fence, enclosure”
peles- v. “to fence round”
pelo n. “a bound”
pelola adv. and prep. “beyond (the boundary)”
pelsa- v. “to fence round” see peles-
peltakse n. “fence of fixed stakes, a ‘pale’”
peñ n. “lip, mouth”
pendā adj. “sloping”
pē̆pe n.
*phairē n. “spirit (general)”
phanā n. “veil, cloud”
phanmā n. “veil, screen”
phantā- v. “to veil, cloak”
phanyā adj. “*veiled, veiling”
pharā- v. “to hunt, pursue” see sparā-
pharalē n. “hunting”
pharne n. “any growing thing or plant”
phawa n.
phawalōkō n. “dragon”
phāy n. “flame, ray of light”
phayā n. “soul, indwelling spirit”
phelgā n. “mine, boring, tunnel, underground dwel[ling]”
pheryā adj. “quick, ready, prompt”
philinki n. “finch”
phindē n. “a tress”
phini- n. “a single hair”
phinik n.
phū interj. “excl[amation] of disgust”
phuinē n. “deep shadow, night shade”
n. “small insect”
poli n. “meal”
pollō n. “ram”
porokē n. “hen”
poroki n. “fowl”
n. “‽”
-r suf. “plural ending”
r/l-iĕl suf. “female”
ra- suf.
rai n.
raika adj. “crooked”
raitē n. “peculiar hue, (special) fashion”
raph- v.
rass n. “horn”
rāta adj. “lofty”
raukō n. “demon”
raurō n. “roarer”
rāw n. “lion”
-rē suf. see -(a)rē
n. “single item take out of a (long) series”
reddā n. “sown field, acre”
rekti(e) n. “rescue, saving”
rembinā adj. “meshed, netted, woven”
rēnē n. “remembrance”
rīgā n. “wreath, garland”
rigelle n. “woman crowned”
riknā adj. “*crowned”
rindi adj. “swift”
ringā adj.
ringi adj. “chill”
rinsa adj. “cleft, cloven, separate”
rinse n. “?cleft”
-ro suf. “an old agental formation”
roban n. “wilderness”
rokkē n. “mare”
rokkō n. “horse, swift horse for riding”
rokokwēn n. “horseman, rider”
rondō n. “vaulted roof or chamber; cave; †heavens”
roññā- v. “to hasten”
roño adv. “soon, anon”
rossē n. “dew, spray (of fall or fountain)”
russā adj. “red-haired, copper-coloured”
-s suf. “inceptive (verbal suffix)”
sa pron. “he, she, it”
sagrā adj.
san- n. “that”
sanā n.
*sanwē n. “an act of thinking, a thought”
sapnā n. “delved hole, pit”
sará ?
sarniye n. “shingle, pebble bank”
satarŏ n. “trusty follower, loyal companion”
satrā adj. “steadfast, trusty, loyal”
satya- v. “set aside”
sawā n. “filth”
se pron. “he, she, it”
prep. “at”
sedu- v. “to go to rest”
-se-sē̆ suf. “3rd sg reflexive”
sē tuli, tuli sḗ, āse tuli! v. “let him come! etc.”
adv. “this (by me), now or here”
sidā̆ adv. “hither”
silimā adj. “crystal (white); silver, shining white”
silki n. “sheen”
sĭnā adj. “this”
sinkitamo n.
siru- v.
sīru n. “stream”
sirya- v. “to flow (smoothly)”
sisilla- v. “to twinkle, glisten”
skā n. “‽”
skalā n. “a cast shadow”
skorā- v. “to look out for, watch for, await”
skū n. “‽”
slas n. “ear”
(s)lōkō n. “reptile, snake, worm”
slowā n.
smalu n. “dust, grit; pollen, yellow powder”
sminu adj. “slim”
snagdē n. “a wounding, a wound”
-sñe suf. “dual 1st person b (exclusive)”
soglā ?
spanā n. “a thing that veiled, a veil”
sparā- v. “to hunt, pursue”
spindē n. “tress, braid of hair”
spindilā n. “head of hair”
spini- n. “thin thread”
srāban n. “wild beast”
*Srāban-yānā n. “Wilderland”
srawā n. “body”
srāwe n. “*flesh”
-ssē/-ssā suf.
-(s)tā suf.
-stā suf. “collective suffix”
stama- v. “bar, exclude”
steglō ?
stenna adj. “short”
stīrē n. “face”
stona n. “pine”
stuknā ?
sūli n. “wind”
sūri n. “wind”
-syā suf. “his, her, its”
syadnā adj. “compressed”
syandā n. “pressed mass, crowd”
-t¹ suf. “dual ending”
-t² suf. “definite article”
-ta suf. “noun suffix, single product of an action”
-tā suf. “verb suffix (transitive), causative”
-tă suf. “verb suffix (intransitive)”
ta conj. “that, then”
tad(a) adv. “thither, thereto, to that”
tagra adj.
taika n. “boundary, limit, boundary line”
*takala n. “post, mark”
tāl n. “foot”
talam n. “floor; flat space, platform”
talat- v. “slip (down), collapse, fall in ruin”
tald(a) adv. “to the foot”
talmā n. “basis”
taltā adj. “tottering, unsteady”
taltas- v. “begin to slip down”
taman- n. “a thing made by handicraft”
tamō n. “craftsman, smith”
tandā n.
tankā adj. “firm, fixed”
tankas- v. “become firm, settle down”
tankatā- v. “to make firm, fix, confirm”
tankla n. “brooch, clasp, fastener, pin”
tanma n. “sign, token”
tāra adj. “high”
tārī n. “queen, (lit.) she that is high”
tassā n.
tatakwe num. card. “*12”
tatalat- v. “totter, keep on slipping”
tathărĭ n.
taurē n. “forest”
tawinā adj. “wood”
te pron. “they”
tegē n. “line, road”
tegmā n. “direct[ion], process”
tekma n. “pen”
tekmā n. “letter”
tekmē n. “writing, grammar”
teknā n. “a letter (epistola)”
tekta v.
tektā n. “sign, symbol, mark”
teler- n. “Teleri”
teleryā n. “of the Teleri”
telet- v. “to stop (up)”
telu- v. “to cover over, roof in”
teñwā n. “letter, sign, token”
teñwe n. “sign, token, indication”
teswā ? “(?chip)”
-te-tē̆ suf. “3rd pl reflexive”
tete pron. “3rd person dual”
thā adv. “then, next”
thakta- n. “to pressure or force ([one] to do something against one’s will or conscience)”
thandā n. “shield”
thara¹ prep. “across, over, (properly) athwart”
thara² adj. “tall (or long) and slender”
thara-pata n. “crossway”
thillu- v. “to shine out, appear (of stars, etc.)”
thindā adj. “grey”
thindi adj. “grey”
thini adj. “grey” see thindi
thorono n. “eagle”
thowō adj.
thū́lē n. “blowing forth”
thūsē n. “horrible darkness, black mist”
tilte n. “peak”
tini n. “spark”
tirlā adj. “looking”
tithilla- v. “to twinkle, glisten”
tolbā n. “a protuberance”
tollă n. “island”
toltoya num. ord. “8th”
tolu- v. “to stand up”
tolya adj. “prominent”
towo n. “wool”
tuilu- v. “to open (of buds, flowers)”
tul- v.
tulku n. “prop, support”
tultā- v. “to make come, fetch, send (from point of view of receiver)”
tulyā- v. “to cause to come, send for, fetch, summon”
turū n. “Great Lord or King”
turuk n. “stake”
turunka n. “great stake”
suf. “dual ending for pairs”
ū interj. “primitive negative interjection”
-ua suf. “possessive”
-ubā suf.
uba- v. “to ponder, have in mind; to impend, be imminent, approach, draw near”
ubmē n. “imminence/threat”
ugrā adj. “nasty”
ugu- v.
uklā adj. “gloom, gloomy”
ul- v. “to pour”
-ū̆lā suf. “likelihood or aptitude”
ulka adj.
-(u)mē suf. “denoting a (single) action”
ūopa adj. “dumb”
ūr n. “a fire (on hearth)”
urkā adj. “horrible”
urku/urkō n. “orc”
us(u)kwē n. “reek”
-vā suf. “possessive, adjectival”
verī n. “wife”
verū n. “husband”
wa- pref.
wā- pref. “together”
wādelo n.
wagme v. “*blow”
waile n.
waiwa(y) n.
walka adj. “fierce, ferocious”
walna adj. “excited, wild”
wanjā adj. “fair”
wanwa adj. “gone, taken away, lost, departed”
wanya adj. “fair-haired (yellow to golden)”
wath n. “shadow”
wāwā v. “*blow”
wāya v. “blow”
-wē suf. “person; male suffix”
we pron. “we, us (inclusive)”
wegō suf. “a person of male nature (and fëa); ruler”
wegō(n) n. “living creature”
wegtē n. “activity, occupation”
wini n. “child not yet full grown”
pref. “together”
wonā adj. “male”
wōri n. “juice (esp. of fruit)”
wwe pron.
-ya suf. “adjectival suffix”
-yā suf. “causative”
-yă suf. “formative”
-yā² suf. “present participle”
yagā n.
yānā adj. “wide, large, extensive”
yandē n. “a wide region or country”
yarr- n. “dog”
yat adv. “away back; ago”
yenā adj. “female”
adv.
yondō n. “son, boy”
conj. “both”
yuldā n. “what is drunk, a draught”
yulmā n. “drinking-vessel”
yulmē n. “drinking, carousal”
*yulnā adj. “drunk”
yūnekē num. card. “twelve, 2 sixes”
yuyuñal n. “twilight”