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Early Primitive Elvish


root. *waterfall

A root for “waterfall” in the Qenya Lexicon (QL/29) and Gnomish Lexicon (GL/17) of the 1910s. Later words for “waterfall” like S. lanthir (PM/349) probably make this root obsolete.


  • Eq. aksa “waterfall” ✧ QL/029
  • G. asc “water”
  • En. ach “waterfall”
  • G. acha “waterfall” ✧ GL/17


  • aksa ✧ GL/17
  • AKSA ✧ QL/029
  • ASG ✧ QL/029
Early Primitive Elvish [GL/17; QL/029] Group: Eldamo. Published by