Noldorin 

bereth

noun. queen, spouse

Noldorin [Ety/351, RGEO/74] Group: SINDICT. Published by

bereth

noun. queen

Derivations

  • ᴹ√BARATH “*queen” ✧ Ety/BARATH
    • ᴹ√BAR “raise; uplift, save, rescue(?)” ✧ Ety/BARATH

Element in

  • N. Berethil
  • N. Elbereth “Queen of Stars, (lit.) Star Queen” ✧ Ety/BARATH; Ety/EL

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√BARATH > bereth[baratʰi] > [baraθi] > [bereθi] > [bereiθ] > [bereθ]✧ Ety/BARATH

Variations

  • bereth ✧ Ety/BARATH; Ety/EL
Noldorin [Ety/BARATH; Ety/EL] Group: Eldamo. Published by

bereth

noun. feast, festival

Changes

  • merethbereth “festive” ✧ Ety/MBER

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. meren(de) “feast, festival” ✧ Ety/MBER

Derivations

  • ᴹ√M(B)ER “*feast, festive” ✧ Ety/MBER; Ety/MBER

Element in

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√MBER > bereth[mberette] > [mberettʰe] > [mbereθθe] > [bereθθe] > [bereθθ] > [bereθ]✧ Ety/MBER
ᴹ√MER > mereth[merette] > [merettʰe] > [mereθθe] > [mereθθ] > [mereθ]✧ Ety/MBER

Variations

  • bereth ✧ Ety/MBER
  • mereth ✧ Ety/MBER (mereth)

mereth

noun. feast, festival

The word was changed to bereth in the Etymologies, but was never changed in the texts (cf. Mereth Aderthad and the compound Merethrond)

Noldorin [Ety/372, S/434] Group: SINDICT. Published by

brethel

noun. beech, beech-tree, silver birch

Noldorin [Ety/352, Ety/376, S/429] Group: SINDICT. Published by

brethel

noun. beech

brethil

noun. beech

Changes

  • brethilbrethel ✧ Ety/NEL

Cognates

  • ᴹT. bredele “beech-tree” ✧ Ety/BERÉTH

Derivations

  • ᴹ√BERETH “beech” ✧ Ety/NEL; Ety/PHER

Element in

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√BERÉTH > brethel[berétʰele] > [bretʰel] > [breθele] > [breθel]✧ Ety/NEL
ᴹ√BERÉTH > brethil[berétʰelī] > [bretʰelī] > [bretʰeli] > [breθeli] > [breθili] > [breθil]✧ Ety/NEL

Variations

  • brethel ✧ Ety/NEL
Noldorin [Ety/BERÉTH; Ety/NEL; Ety/PHER; EtyAC/NEL] Group: Eldamo. Published by

fêr

noun. beech-tree

Noldorin [Ety/352, Ety/381] Group: SINDICT. Published by

rhîs

noun. queen

Noldorin [Ety/383, X/RH] Group: SINDICT. Published by

rhîs

noun. queen

Derivations

  • ᴹ√RIG “*crown” ✧ Ety/RIG

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√RIG > rhîs[rigisse] > [riɣisse] > [riɣiss] > [r̥iɣiss] > [r̥īss] > [r̥īs]✧ Ety/RIG