Ad. Nimriyê n. (weak-II neut) “Nimrian Tongue, *Elvish” (Category: Language)
The Adûnaic word for the Elvish language (SD/414), most likely a combination of the word Nimir “Elf” (evidently with the Adûnaic syncope) and a suffix meaning “language”, perhaps -iyê.
References ✧ SD/414; SDI2/Nimrian
|Nimir||“Elf, (lit.) Shining One”||✧ SD/414 (Nimīr)|