A Mid-year week of holidays appearing in The Etymologies from the 1930s as a compound of ende “middle” and yén “year” (Ety/LEP, YEN). It also appeared in the early drafts of the Lord of the Rings appendices as an alternate name for Autumn (PM/135).
proper name. Midyear (week)
- N. Enedhin “Midyear week” ✧ Ety/LEP
Word Gloss ende “centre, middle, core” yén “year”
- N. firith “autumn” ✧ PM/134
Word Gloss qel- “†to fail” -le “abstract noun”
- Quellë ✧ PM/134