Noldorin 

ada

noun. father (hypocoristic), father (hypocoristic), [G.] daddy

A hypocoristic (affectionate) word for “father” in The Etymologies of the 1930s, hence roughly equivalent to English “daddy”, derived from the root ᴹ√ATA “father” (Ety/ATA).

Conceptual Development: A similar set of affection words appeared the Gnomish Lexicon of the 1910s: G. ada or nada, adi or nadi (GL/17, 59).

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. atto “father (hypocoristic)” ✧ Ety/ATA

Derivations

  • ᴹ√ATA “father” ✧ Ety/ATA
Noldorin [Ety/ATA] Group: Eldamo. Published by

ada

noun. father, daddy

Noldorin [Ety/349] Group: SINDICT. Published by

adar

noun. father

Noldorin [Ety/349, PM/324, MR/373, LotR/II:II, VT/44:21-22] Group: SINDICT. Published by

adar

noun. father

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. atar “father” ✧ Ety/ATA

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶atar “father” ✧ Ety/ATA
    • ᴹ√ATA “father” ✧ Ety/ATA

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶atar > adar[atar] > [adar]✧ Ety/ATA
ᴹ✶atar > edeir > eder[atarī] > [atari] > [eteri] > [eteir] > [edeir] > [eder]✧ Ety/ATA
Noldorin [Ety/ATA] Group: Eldamo. Published by

a

conjunction. and

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. ar “and; but”

Element in

Noldorin [TI/182] Group: Eldamo. Published by

ar

conjunction. and

Derivations

  • ᴹ√AR “beside, outside”

Element in

Noldorin [TAI/150] Group: Eldamo. Published by

dortha-

verb. to dwell, stay

Noldorin [Ety/376] Group: SINDICT. Published by