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S. taug adj. “firm, strong, (?withstand)” (Category: Hard)

S. taug, adj. “firm, strong, (?withstand)” (Category: Hard)

Reference ✧ PE17/115 ✧ “firm, strong, (?withstand)”

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Phonetic Developments

TAW > taug [tauka] > [tauk] > [taug] ✧ PE17/115

G. drum adj. “stout, firm, strong” (Category: Hard)

An adjective in the Gnomish Lexicon of the 1910s glossed “stout, firm, strong (GL/31). It might be connected to the early root ᴱ√TURU “am strong” (QL/95). It might also be connected to G. drui or drû “wood”, whose root ᴱ√TUÐU “kindle” or *ᴱ√DUÐU “wood” (QL/95-96) was itself sometimes confused with ᴱ√TURU; compare G. Duruchalm vs. ᴱQ. Turuhalme “Logdrawing” (LT1/229, 244).

Reference ✧ GL/31 ✧ “stout, firm, strong”