ᴱQ. I Vene Kemen pn. “*Shape of the Earth, Vessel of the Earth”

⚠️ᴱQ. I Vene Kemen, pn. “*Shape of the Earth, Vessel of the Earth”

Name of a very early map showing the lands of Middle Earth as parts of a ship, translated by Christopher Tolkien as “Shape of the Earth” or “Vessel of the Earth” (LT1/84-5), a combination of i “the”, vene “vessel” and kemen “Earth”.

References ✧ LT1/85; LT1A/Glorvent

Glosses

Elements

i “the”
vene “small boat, vessel, dish” ✧ LT1A/Glorvent
kemen “soil, earth”