Quenya 

-ssë

suffix. abstract noun

Cognates

  • S. -as “abstract noun”

Derivations

Element in

  • Q. alanessë “nicotiana, pipeweed”
  • Q. aranus(së) “kingship”
  • Q. carpassë “mouth-system; full organized language, including system, vocabulary, metre, etc.”
  • Q. celussë “freshnet, water falling out swiftly from a rocky spring”
  • Q. entulessë “return”
  • ᴺQ. failassë “justice, fair-mindedness”
  • Q. findessë “head of hair, person’s hair as a whole”
  • Q. incánussë “mind mastership”
  • ᴺQ. letinwessë “constellation”
  • Q. Lótessë “May, *(lit.) Flower-ness”
  • Q. nassë “nature, true-being, *essence; person, individual” ✧ VT49/30
  • ᴺQ. restassë “countryside, the country”
  • Q. táris(së) “queenship”
  • Q. tengwassë “alphabet”

Variations

  • -sse ✧ VT49/30 (-sse)

-më

suffix. abstract noun

Derivations

  • -(u)mē “denoting a (single) action”

Element in

  • Q. carmë “art; making, production; structure”
  • Q. indómë “settled character; will of Eru”
  • Q. Nénimë “February, *Wet-ness”
  • Q. normë “race, running, race (running)” ✧ PE17/169
  • Q. Súlimë “March, *Windy-one”
  • ᴺQ. tirmë “steadfast regard, stare, *gaze”

Variations

  • -me ✧ PE17/169 (-me)

-rë

suffix. abstract noun

Derivations

Element in

Variations

  • -re ✧ MC/223 (-re)

Sindarin 

-as

suffix. abstract noun

Cognates

  • Q. -ssë “abstract noun”

Derivations

Element in

  • S. cannas “[abstract] shape”
  • S. certhas “runes-rows, runic alphabet” ✧ LotR/1123
  • ᴺS. cirias “fleet (of ships)”
  • ᴺS. dagras “slaughter”
  • S. fennas “doorway, great door”
  • S. galenas “pipeweed, nicotiana, *tobacco”
  • S. iavas “autumn, autumn, *harvest”
  • S. ínias “annals”
  • S. innas “*will”
  • S. Lammas “Account of Tongues”
  • ᴺS. linnas “music”
  • S. lonnas “harbourage”
  • ᴺS. maeras “goodness”
  • S. rammas “great wall”
  • S. sennas “guesthouse” ✧ RC/523
Sindarin [LotR/1123; RC/523] Group: Eldamo. Published by

-th

suffix. abstract noun

Derivations

Element in

  • ᴺS. aedaith “reverence, worship, religion”
  • S. cirith “cleft, ravine, defile, cleft, ravine, defile, [N.] pass”
  • S. eneth “*name” ✧ VT44/24
  • S. faroth “*hunting”
  • S. firith “fading; [late] autumn” ✧ LotR/1107
  • S. girith “shuddering, shuddering; [N.] horror”
  • S. gweneth “maidenhood, maidenhood, [N.] virginity”
  • S. Gwirith “April, *Freshness”
  • S. henneth “window”
  • S. Ivanneth “September, *Yavanna-ness”
  • S. lalaith “laughter”
  • S. mereth “feast, feast, [N.] festival”
  • S. Neldoreth
  • S. peleth “waning, waning, *fading”
  • S. sirith “flowing”
  • S. tirith “watching, guarding, watch, ward, guard”
Sindarin [LotR/1107; VT44/24] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Primitive elvish

-(a)rē

suffix. abstract noun

Derivatives

  • Q. -rë “abstract noun”

Variations

  • ✧ PE22/138
  • ărē ✧ PE22/138
Primitive elvish [PE22/138] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Noldorin 

-as

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • N. oegas “mountain peak” ✧ Ety/AYAK
  • N. bellas “bodily strength” ✧ Ety/BEL
  • N. bregolas “fierceness, fierceness, *ferocity”
  • N. cevnas “earthenware” ✧ EtyAC/KEM
  • N. gonathras “entanglement” ✧ Ety/NAT
  • N. hannas “understanding, intelligence” ✧ Ety/KHAN
  • N. hobas “harbourage”
  • N. dannas “autumn”
  • N. ínias “annals”
  • N. Lhammas “Account of Tongues, Linguistic History”
  • N. moeas “dough” ✧ Ety/MASAG
  • N. maenas “craft, handicraft, art” ✧ Ety/MAƷ|MAG
  • N. ovras “crowd, heap” ✧ Ety/UB
  • N. panas “floor” ✧ Ety/PAN
  • N. pennas “history”
  • N. ram(m)as “*great wall”
  • N. sarnas “cairn”
  • N. thamas “great hall” ✧ Ety/STAB
  • N. tharas “hassock, footstool” ✧ Ety/STAR
  • N. thinnas “shortness, shortening”
  • N. tobas “roofing, roof” ✧ Ety/TOP
Noldorin [Ety/AYAK; Ety/BEL; Ety/KHAN; Ety/MAƷ|MAG; Ety/MASAG; Ety/NAT; Ety/PAN; Ety/STAB; Ety/STAR; Ety/TOP; Ety/UB; EtyAC/KEM] Group: Eldamo. Published by

-os

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • N. alagos “storm (of wind)” ✧ Ety/ÁLAK
  • N. hannas “understanding, intelligence” ✧ Ety/BOR
Noldorin [Ety/ÁLAK; Ety/BOR] Group: Eldamo. Published by

-th

suffix. abstract noun

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. -ste “general action verbal suffix”

Element in

  • N. gilith “starlight, *region of the stars”
  • N. girith “shuddering, horror” ✧ Ety/GIR
  • N. gweneth “virginity” ✧ Ety/WEN
  • N. gwilith “air (as a region), air (as a region), *lower sky; [G.] breeze”
  • N. gwilwileth “butterfly”
  • N. meleth “love”
  • N. tirith “watch, guard” ✧ Ety/TIR
Noldorin [Ety/GIR; Ety/TIR; Ety/WEN] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Beware, older languages below! The languages below were invented during Tolkien's earlier period and should be used with caution. Remember to never, ever mix words from different languages!

Qenya 

-sse

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

Variations

  • -ssë ✧ SM/206 (-ssë)

-ie

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • ᴹQ. Andúnie “Sunset(land)”
  • ᴹQ. Nárie “June, *Fire-ness”
  • ᴹQ. qelie “*fading”
  • ᴹQ. Tintánie “Kindler, Star-maker, (lit.) Star-making”
  • ᴹQ. verie “boldness, boldness, *daring”
  • ᴹQ. voronwie “endurance, lasting quality”
  • ᴹQ. yénie “annals” ✧ MR/200
  • ᴹQ. lúmie “annals”

Variations

  • -ie ✧ MR/200 (-ie)

-le

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • ᴹQ. aikale “peak”
  • ᴹQ. ettele “outer lands, foreign parts”
  • ᴹQ. farale “hunting” ✧ PE22/110
  • ᴹQ. hortale “speeding, urging”
  • ᴹQ. intyale “imagination”
  • ᴹQ. lindale “music”
  • ᴹQ. lirule “merry song” ✧ PE22/110
  • ᴹQ. lúmeqentale “history”
  • ᴹQ. mankale “commerce, commerce, *trade [as an activity]”
  • ᴹQ. meryale “holiday”
  • ᴹQ. naikele “*anguish, [ᴱQ.] anguish”
  • ᴹQ. nandele “harping, *repetition”
  • ᴹQ. ontale “descent”
  • ᴹQ. qelle “Autumn”
  • ᴹQ. qentale “account, history”
  • ᴹQ. tenkele “writing (system), spelling”
  • ᴹQ. vestale “wedding”

Variations

  • -lḗ ✧ PE22/110 (-lḗ)

-me

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • ᴹQ. melme “love” ✧ Ety/MEL

Ossriandric

-as Reconstructed

suffix. ?class-plural suffix

A suffix in the name the Danians used for themselves: Danas (Ety/DAN). It might be an abstract-noun suffix related to N. -as, or a class-plural suffix related to N. -ath.

Element in

  • Dan. Danas “Green-elves”

Gnomish

-os

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • G. aidros “expiation” ✧ GL/17
  • G. ammos “byrne, hauberk, cuirass” ✧ GL/19
  • G. anos “man (fullgrown), warrior” ✧ GL/19
  • G. doros “throne” ✧ GL/19
  • G. archos “savagery, evil temper” ✧ GL/20
  • G. adros “crossing, ford” ✧ GL/17
  • G. auglas “bright sunshine” ✧ GL/20
  • G. alos “forest” ✧ GL/19
  • G. baros “hamlet” ✧ GG/08
  • G. beleth(os) “144, a gross; a great number” ✧ GL/22
  • G. blantos “sycamore” ✧ GL/23
  • G. caithos “causation” ✧ GL/24
  • G. danthos “(artificial) light, illumination” ✧ GL/29
  • G. crithos “circle, ring” ✧ GL/27
  • G. cuithos “life (period of life); living, livelihood” ✧ GL/27
  • G. drauthos “toil, weariness from labour” ✧ GL/30
  • G. cwivros “awakening” ✧ GL/29
  • G. enos “title” ✧ GL/32
  • G. fairthos “liberty” ✧ GL/33
  • G. falos “sea-marge, surf, coast, line, beach; margin, fringe, edge” ✧ GL/33
  • G. falchos “cliffs” ✧ GL/33
  • G. fadros “satiety, weariness of anything” ✧ GL/33
  • G. fimlios “skilfulness” ✧ GL/35
  • G. gandos “morose temper” ✧ GL/37 (gandos)
  • G. ganos “youth” ✧ GL/37
  • G. gavos “yield, crop, produce” ✧ GL/38
  • G. glen(d)rinios “slenderness” ✧ GL/39
  • G. gonthos “great rock” ✧ GL/41
  • G. gronthos “oaktree” ✧ GL/42
  • G. gados “union, association, fellowship” ✧ GL/36
  • G. dafros “bark, skin, peel” ✧ GL/29
  • G. gobos “haven” ✧ GL/40
  • G. gwinios “womanhood (time or state)” ✧ GL/45
  • G. cwinglios “archery” ✧ GL/28

Variations

  • -os ✧ GG/08 (-os); GL/17 (-os); GL/17 (-os); GL/19 (-os); GL/19 (-os); GL/19 (-os); GL/19 (-os); GL/20 (-os); GL/20 (-os); GL/22 (-os); GL/23 (-os); GL/24 (-os); GL/27 (-os); GL/27 (-os); GL/28 (-os); GL/29 (-os); GL/29 (-os); GL/29 (-os); GL/30 (-os); GL/32 (-os); GL/33 (-os); GL/33 (-os); GL/33 (-os); GL/33 (-os); GL/35 (-os); GL/36 (-os); GL/37 (-os); GL/37 (-os); GL/38 (-os); GL/40 (-os); GL/41 (-os); GL/42 (-os)
  • -ios ✧ GL/39 (-ios); GL/45 (-ios)
Gnomish [GG/08; GL/17; GL/19; GL/20; GL/22; GL/23; GL/24; GL/27; GL/28; GL/29; GL/30; GL/32; GL/33; GL/35; GL/36; GL/37; GL/38; GL/39; GL/40; GL/41; GL/42; GL/45] Group: Eldamo. Published by

-ios

suffix. abstract noun

-ri

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • G. bagri “wares” ✧ GL/21
  • G. baithri “clothes, clothing” ✧ GL/21
  • G. bedhri “wedding” ✧ GL/22
  • G. cluimri “pleasant warmth, cosiness” ✧ GL/26
  • G. cuilogri “liveliness” ✧ GL/27
  • G. cuibri “vitality” ✧ GL/27
  • G. cwanchri “ailment” ✧ GL/28
  • G. cwedri “telling (of tales)” ✧ GL/28
  • G. cwim(ri) “body, flesh” ✧ GL/28
  • G. cwithri “whisper” ✧ GL/29
  • G. dodri “falling” ✧ GL/30
  • G. drabri “labouring” ✧ GL/30
  • G. engri “flat surface, level, plane” ✧ GL/32
  • G. faigri “cruelty” ✧ GL/33
  • G. fofri “folly” ✧ GL/35
  • G. fugri “smother (of smoke)” ✧ GL/36
  • G. gimri “hearkening, attention” ✧ GL/38
  • G. glaimri “serenity, fair weather” ✧ GL/39
  • G. glamri “bitter feud” ✧ GL/39
  • G. cagri “joke, jest” ✧ GL/24
  • G. glimri “sheen” ✧ GL/39
  • G. glumri “moroseness, sadness” ✧ GL/40
  • G. golaudri “deluge, flood” ✧ GL/41
  • G. godaithri “education, erudition; grammar” ✧ GL/40
  • G. gudhri “inflammation; conflagration” ✧ GL/42
  • G. gumri “burden (metaphoric), worry, trouble” ✧ GL/43
  • G. gwegri “manhood (time or state)” ✧ GL/44
  • G. haidri “forenoon, after breakfast” ✧ GL/47
  • G. hestri “consanguinity” ✧ GL/49
  • G. mabwedri “dexterity” ✧ GL/55
  • G. obauthri “afternoon” ✧ GL/61
  • G. gothri “warfare” ✧ GL/42
  • G. saigri “hunger (great), famine”
Gnomish [GL/21; GL/22; GL/24; GL/26; GL/27; GL/28; GL/29; GL/30; GL/32; GL/33; GL/35; GL/36; GL/38; GL/39; GL/40; GL/41; GL/42; GL/43; GL/44; GL/47; GL/49; GL/55; GL/61] Group: Eldamo. Published by

-eth

suffix. abstract noun

-ith

suffix. abstract noun

-(o)th

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • G. anoth “manhood†; man (fullgrown), warrior” ✧ GL/19
  • G. bageth “market” ✧ GL/21
  • G. daroth “summit, peak” ✧ GL/29
  • G. ereth “solitude, oneness, loneliness” ✧ GL/32
  • G. faroth “boundary” ✧ GL/34
  • G. gadweth “union, joining; wedding” ✧ GL/36
  • G. guinoth “property” ✧ GL/43
  • G. gwadath(wen) “wandering, journey” ✧ GL/43
  • G. gwandreth “beauty” ✧ GL/44
  • G. gwareth “watch, guard, ward; vigilance” ✧ GL/47
  • G. gwelaith “boil, bubble” ✧ GL/44
  • G. gwilith “breeze” ✧ GL/45
  • G. gwirith “expression, look (on face); look, regard, fixed look; countenance” ✧ GL/47
  • G. brageth “freshness” ✧ GL/23
  • G. heloth “frost” ✧ GL/48
  • G. cweloth “fading” ✧ GL/28

Variations

  • -oth ✧ GL/19 (-oth); GL/28 (-oth); GL/29 (-oth); GL/34 (-oth); GL/43 (-oth); GL/48 (-oth)
  • -eth ✧ GL/21 (-eth); GL/23 (-eth); GL/32 (-eth); GL/36 (-eth); GL/44 (-eth); GL/44 (-eth); GL/47 (-eth)
  • -th ✧ GL/43 (-th)
  • -ith ✧ GL/45 (-ith); GL/47 (-ith)
Gnomish [GL/19; GL/21; GL/23; GL/28; GL/29; GL/32; GL/34; GL/36; GL/43; GL/44; GL/45; GL/47; GL/48] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Early Quenya

-sse

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • Eq. aiqasse “precipice” ✧ QL/029
  • Eq. karkasse “row of spikes or teeth” ✧ QL/048
  • Eq. eresse “alone, by oneself, singly, only; once” ✧ QL/036
  • Eq. hontosse “a loud sneeze” ✧ QL/041
  • Eq. kondasse “dragon’s lair” ✧ PE13/162
  • Eq. laiqasse “greenness” ✧ LT1A/Tári-Laisi
  • Eq. letinwesse “constellation” ✧ QL/052
  • Eq. liantasse “vine” ✧ QL/053
  • Eq. maptalesse “rapine” ✧ PE15/76
  • Eq. soveasse “resemblance; likelihood” ✧ QL/085
  • Eq. polesse “porridge” ✧ QL/075
  • Eq. silkesse “harvest” ✧ QL/084
  • Eq. siqilesse “weeping willow; lamentation” ✧ QL/084
  • Eq. telyantasse “allurement” ✧ QL/090
  • Eq. ulwesse “alder-thicket” ✧ PE15/69 (ulwesse)
  • Eq. vanesse “beauty” ✧ QL/099

Variations

  • -sse ✧ LT1A/Tári-Laisi (-sse); PE13/162 (-sse); PE15/69 (-sse); PE15/76 (-sse); QL/029 (-sse); QL/036 (-sse); QL/037 (-sse); QL/041 (-sse); QL/048 (-sse); QL/052 (-sse); QL/053 (-sse); QL/075 (-sse); QL/084 (-sse); QL/084 (-sse); QL/085 (-sse); QL/090 (-sse); QL/099 (-sse)
Early Quenya [LT1A/Tári-Laisi; PE13/162; PE15/69; PE15/76; QL/029; QL/036; QL/037; QL/041; QL/048; QL/052; QL/053; QL/075; QL/084; QL/085; QL/090; QL/099] Group: Eldamo. Published by

-ie

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • Eq. aiqie “highness, height” ✧ PE15/74
  • Eq. apantie “display” ✧ QL/034
  • Eq. (uru)purnie “conflagration” ✧ QL/075
  • Eq. koivie “awakening; liveliness” ✧ QL/048
  • Eq. qívie “awakening” ✧ GL/29
  • Eq. fandelúvie “monstrosity, immoderation, violence, barbarity, grossness” ✧ QL/038
  • Eq. anúvie “manhood, doughtyness” ✧ QL/031
  • Eq. unqie “hearing” ✧ QL/098
  • Eq. fairie “freedom” ✧ QL/037
  • Eq. liltie “dancing, dance” ✧ QL/055
  • Eq. nyarie “fable, story, legend” ✧ QL/068
  • Eq. kondorie “martial ardour” ✧ QL/048
  • Eq. oiwie “gloss, glossiness” ✧ QL/071
  • Eq. ordie “height, loftiness” ✧ QL/070
  • Eq. pantie “unfolding, opening, revealing” ✧ QL/072
  • Eq. perendie “patience; endurance; an agelong period” ✧ QL/073
  • Eq. qeleksie “rot, corruption” ✧ QL/076
  • Eq. qolúvie “pestilence” ✧ QL/078
  • Eq. tárie “height”
  • Eq. tulpie “supporting, toleration” ✧ QL/093
  • Eq. tyalie “play, game” ✧ QL/049
  • Eq. úsiéra “*escaped”
  • Eq. vaqi(e) “victory” ✧ QL/100
Early Quenya [GL/29; PE15/74; QL/031; QL/034; QL/037; QL/038; QL/048; QL/049; QL/055; QL/068; QL/070; QL/071; QL/072; QL/073; QL/075; QL/076; QL/078; QL/093; QL/098; QL/100] Group: Eldamo. Published by

-le

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • Eq. aiqale “a steep, steepness” ✧ QL/029
  • Eq. aistale “worship” ✧ QL/034
  • Eq. kityale “tickling” ✧ QL/047
  • Eq. ettele “family, kindred (in the wide sense)” ✧ QL/036
  • Eq. fatsale “(tasseled) fringe” ✧ QL/037
  • Eq. isqale “cleverness” ✧ QL/043
  • Eq. imbile “swarm, flock” ✧ QL/041
  • Eq. inqile “sameness” ✧ QL/042
  • Eq. kaitoile “rest” ✧ QL/046
  • Eq. kangale “web” ✧ QL/045
  • Eq. kilinkele “jingling of (small) bells” ✧ QL/046
  • Eq. kankale “laughter” ✧ QL/044
  • Eq. lindele “music, song” ✧ QL/054
  • Eq. lísele “sweetness” ✧ QL/055
  • Eq. maqale “legerdemain, sleight” ✧ QL/057
  • Eq. vaktele “trade” ✧ QL/099
  • Eq. mantele “gauntlet” ✧ QL/057
  • Eq. maptale “seizure; robbery by violence; rape, ravishment, forcible seizure and carrying off”
  • Eq. marmale “beach” ✧ QL/063
  • Eq. miqele “kissing” ✧ QL/061
  • Eq. naikele “anguish” ✧ QL/065
  • Eq. nyenyele “lament, lamentation, weeping” ✧ QL/069
  • Eq. nektele “honeycomb” ✧ QL/065
  • Eq. nessele “pasture, mead; pasturage” ✧ QL/066
  • Eq. nostale “species, kind; nature” ✧ QL/066
  • Eq. ondole “stone monument; stone-cairn” ✧ QL/070
  • Eq. pampile “trembling” ✧ QL/072
  • Eq. pumpole “bubble; merboy” ✧ QL/075
  • Eq. qárele “watchfulness, anxiety” ✧ QL/076
  • Eq. qampale “chaffering” ✧ QL/076
  • Eq. qentele “sentence; wording, expression, phrase” ✧ QL/077
  • Eq. qinqele “languor” ✧ QL/077
  • Eq. rendole “cousinship” ✧ QL/079
  • Eq. ristale “sowing time” ✧ QL/080
  • Eq. saikele “famine” ✧ QL/082
  • Eq. píqele “bitterness” ✧ QL/074
  • Eq. sinqele “mine” ✧ QL/083
  • Eq. siqile “sighing, lament” ✧ QL/084
  • Eq. sunqele “sinking, falling, setting of heavenly bodies” ✧ QL/087
  • Eq. tarkele “great system of roots” ✧ QL/094
  • Eq. tektele “art of writing, script; writings, documents, papers, scriptures” ✧ QL/090
  • Eq. tendile “feeling, sentiment” ✧ QL/091
  • Eq. tengwele “sense” ✧ QL/091
  • Eq. tintele “sparkling, twinkling (as of frosty stars)” ✧ QL/092
  • Eq. tiqile “melting, thawing, thaw” ✧ QL/092
  • Eq. tiutale “strengthening, reinforcement; confirmation; comfort, consolation, easement” ✧ QL/093
  • Eq. tókele “handling” ✧ QL/094
  • Eq. torqele “tropic heat” ✧ QL/094
  • Eq. tunqele “hearing” ✧ QL/093
  • Eq. túpele “roofing, tiles, roof” ✧ QL/095
  • Eq. vainole “quiver” ✧ QL/100
  • Eq. vestale “wedding” ✧ QL/101
  • Eq. víkele “resemblance, comparison” ✧ QL/101
  • Eq. wendele “maidenhood” ✧ QL/103
Early Quenya [QL/029; QL/034; QL/036; QL/037; QL/041; QL/042; QL/043; QL/044; QL/045; QL/046; QL/047; QL/054; QL/055; QL/057; QL/061; QL/063; QL/065; QL/066; QL/069; QL/070; QL/072; QL/074; QL/075; QL/076; QL/077; QL/079; QL/080; QL/082; QL/083; QL/084; QL/087; QL/090; QL/091; QL/092; QL/093; QL/094; QL/095; QL/099; QL/100; QL/101; QL/103] Group: Eldamo. Published by

-me

suffix. abstract noun

Element in

  • Eq. allume “washing” ✧ QL/030
  • Eq. qelume “source, origin” ✧ QL/076
  • Eq. kelu(me) “stream; fountain, spring” ✧ QL/046
  • Eq. fenume “dragon” ✧ QL/038
  • Eq. filume “gossamer” ✧ QL/038
  • Eq. kalume “an (artificial) light” ✧ QL/044
  • Eq. palume “plain” ✧ QL/071
Early Quenya [QL/030; QL/038; QL/044; QL/046; QL/071; QL/076] Group: Eldamo. Published by