Q. Macalaurë m. “Forging Gold”
Conceptual Development: In The Etymologies from the 1930s, ᴹQ. Makalaure “Gold-cleaver” appeared as the Quenya form of N. Maglor (Ety/MAK), though in this period, Maglor would have been his birth name since the native language of the Noldor was Noldorin.
References ✧ PM/353; PMI/Maglor; VT41/10
|√MAK||“cut, hew with a sharp edge; kill, slay; forge metal”||✧ VT41/10 (maka-)|
|laurë||“gold (light or colour)”||✧ PM/353; VT41/10|