ᴱQ. Vilna loc. “(lower) air”
Innermost layer of air in the earliest Lost Tales (LT1/65), given as a derivative of the root ᴱ√VILI in the Qenya Lexicon, along with a variant form Vilya (QL/101). This second form reappeared decades later in The Lord of the Rings as Q. vilya “air, sky” (LotR/1123).
References ✧ LT1/85; LT1A/Vilna; LT1I; MC/215; PE15/68; PE16/90, 92; QL/37, 101; SMI
|vilyar||plural||“airs”||✧ PE16/90; PE16/92|
|ᴱ√VILI > Vilya||[βilnā] > [βilna] > [vilna]||✧ QL/101|