A noun in the Gnomish Lexicon of the 1910s glossed “wood; a pole, beam or log” (GL/31), likely related to the early root ᴱ√TUŘU from the Qenya Lexicon as suggested by Christoper Tolkien (LT1A/Turuhalmë; QL/096), itself probably a blending of TUÐU and DURU.
noun. wood; pole, beam, log
- Eq. turu “wood (as material), (orig.) firewood” ✧ LT1A/Turuhalmë
- ᴱ√TUÐU “kindle” ✧ LT1A/Turuhalmë
Development Stages Sources ᴱ√TURU > duru [durū] > [duru] ✧ LT1A/Turuhalmë