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GAP root. “bend (tr.)”

GAP root. “bend (tr.)”

A root from etymological notes from the late 1960s glossed “bend (tr.)” with the derivatives Q. ampa and S. gamp “hook” (VT47/20). This root first appeared (unglossed) as ᴹ√GAP in The Etymologies of the 1930s with Quenya and Noldorin words having the same form (Ety/GAP), albiet slightly different meanings: the Noldorin word was glossed “hook, claw” whereas the Sindarin word from the late 1960s was glossed “hook, crook”.

Reference ✧ VT47/20 ✧ gap “bend (tr.)”

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ᴹ√GAP root. “*bend”

See √GAP for discussion.

Reference ✧ Ety/GAP

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