A noun meaning “husband” developed from primitive ᴹ✶besnō (Ety/BES), the only example of how [[ilk|[sn] became [nn]]] in Ilkorin.
- ᴹQ. venno “husband” ✧ Ety/BES
Development Stages Sources ᴹ✶besnō > benn [besnō] > [besno] > [benno] > [benn] ✧ Ety/BES
Conceptual Development: This word is nearly identical to earlier Gnomish Cwenn “Elf” before Tolkien revised the phonological history of the Noldorin language so that [[on|[kw] became [p]]].
- Dan. cwenda “Elf” ✧ Ety/KWEN(ED)
Development Stages Sources ᴹ✶kwenedē > cwend [kwenedē] > [kwenede] > [kwende] > [kwend] ✧ Ety/KWEN(ED)