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ᴹ√GAL² root. “grow, thrive”

References ✧ Ety/ÁLAM, GALA; EtyAC/GAL², GAL(AS); PE22/98, 113

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ᴱ√ALA² root. “spread‽”

A root in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s glossed “spread”, though Tolkien marked the gloss with a question mark (QL/29). Its most notable derivative was ᴱQ. alda “tree”, and the Gnomish cognates of this word likewise began with a. In later writings, Tolkien gave a new etymology for this Quenya word from the root ᴹ√GALAD with Sindarin/Noldorin cognate galadh (Ety/GALAD; Let/426). The basic sense of the early root ᴱ√ALA² “spread” may have evolved into the later root √GAL² “grow, flourish”.

References ✧ LT1A/Aldaron; QL/29, 32

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ᴱ√KALA² root. “*grow”

See √GAL² for discussion.

References ✧ GL/25-26

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