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Qenya 

ai

adverb. supposing, suppose, maybe

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶ai “possibility” ✧ PE22/098

Element in

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶ai > ai[ai]✧ PE22/098
Qenya [PE22/097; PE22/120; PE22/121; PE22/122] Group: Eldamo. Published by

nai

interjection. alas

Cognates

  • N. nae “alas” ✧ Ety/NAY

Derivations

  • ᴹ√NAY “lament” ✧ Ety/NAY

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√NAY > nai[nai]✧ Ety/NAY

alla

interjection. hail!

Changes

  • AllaAiya ✧ SD/030

Derivations

  • ᴹ√ALA “*blessed” ✧ EtyAC/AL
  • ᴹ√GALAS “joy, be glad” ✧ Ety/GALÁS; EtyAC/GAL(AS)
    • ᴹ√GAL “grow, thrive” ✧ Ety/GALA
  • ᴹ√GAL “grow, thrive” ✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS)
  • ᴹ✶alar-si “hail!” ✧ EtyAC/LAR
    • ᴹ√LAR “rich, fat” ✧ EtyAC/LAR

Element in

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√AL > ala/alar/alla[alla]✧ EtyAC/AL
ᴹ√GALÁS > alasa > alar[galasa] > [galas] > [ɣalas] > [alas] > [alar]✧ Ety/GALÁS
ᴹ√GAL > ala/alla[galla] > [ɣalla] > [alla]✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS)
ᴹ√GALAS > alar[galas] > [ɣalas] > [alas] > [alar]✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS)

Variations

  • ala/alar/alla ✧ EtyAC/AL (ala/alar/alla)
  • alar ✧ EtyAC/GALÁS (alar); EtyAC/GAL(AS) (alar)
  • ala/alla ✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS) (ala/alla)
  • Alar ✧ EtyAC/LAR (Alar)
  • alasse ✧ EtyAC/LAR (alasse)
  • Alla ✧ SD/030; WR/223
Qenya [EtyAC/AL; EtyAC/GALÁS; EtyAC/GAL(AS); EtyAC/LAR; PE22/023; SD/030; WR/223] Group: Eldamo. Published by

á

interjection. Oh!

Element in

Variations

  • á ✧ PE22/096

mana

pronoun. who

Element in