ᴱQ. Nardi f. “a flower fairy”

⚠️ᴱQ. Nardi, f. “a flower fairy”

A name in the Qenya Lexicon and Poetic and Mythological Words of Eldarissa from the 1910s, glossed as “a flower fairy” or “a flower Valar” but otherwise unexplained (QL/68, PME/68). It was given as a derivative of the root ᴱ√NṚŘṚ having to do with sweet smells (QL/68).

References ✧ PME/68; QL/68



Phonetic Developments

ᴱ√NṚŘṚ > Nardi [nṛθī] > [nṛθi] > [narθi] > [narði] > [nardi] ✧ QL/68