Q. íta¹ n. “flash” (Category: Flash, Lightning)
A noun for “a flash” appearing in The Shibboleth of Fëanor as part of a discussion the name Q. Itarillë, S. Idril from the late 1960s, derived from the root √IT (PM/363). It seems to be a bright and direct flash of light, as opposed to ᴹQ. tinde “glint” for a less brilliant and reflected flash of light.
Reference ✧ PM/363 ✧ íta “a flash”
|√it > íta||[īta]||✧ PM/363|