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!

Middle Primitive Elvish


root. back, backwards


  • Ilk. dôn “back” ✧ Ety/NDAN
  • Dan. Denethor “*Saviour of the Dani” ✧ Ety/DAN
  • Dan. Dan ✧ Ety/DAN
  • ᴹ✶ndănī “turners-back” ✧ LR/188
    • ᴹQ. Nanar “Green-elves”
  • ᴹQ. ananta “but yet, and yet” ✧ Ety/NDAN
  • ᴹQ. nan “but, on the contrary, on the other hand; again” ✧ Ety/NDAN
  • ᴹQ. nan- “backwards” ✧ Ety/NDAN
  • ᴹQ. Nanar “Green-elves” ✧ Ety/DAN
  • N. Dân “Green-elf” ✧ Ety/DAN
  • Dan. Danas “Green-elves” ✧ Ety/DAN; Ety/NDAN


  • DAN ✧ Ety/DAN
  • NDAN ✧ Ety/DAN; Ety/NDAN
  • ndan- ✧ LR/188
Middle Primitive Elvish [Ety/DAN; Ety/NDAN; LR/188] Group: Eldamo. Published by