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ᴱQ. unqilla(r) n. “handle of jar; pothook” (Category: Jug, Pitcher)

⚠️ᴱQ. unquilla(r), n. “handle of jar; pothook” (Category: Jug, Pitcher)

A word appearing in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s as ᴱQ. unqilla “handle of jar; pothook” under the early root ᴱ√(U)ṆQ(U)Ṇ¹ that might be an independent root meaning “*hook”, or might be identical to ᴱ√(U)ṆQ(U)Ṇ² having to do with ears (QL/98). The contemporaneous Poetic and Mythological Words of Eldarissa had ᴱQ. unqillar “jar handle” (PME/98).

References ✧ PME/98; QL/98





Phonetic Developments

ᴱ√(U)ṆQ(U)Ṇ¹ > unqilla [ṇkʷillā] > [ṇkʷilla] > [uŋkʷilla] ✧ QL/98