Quenya 

erya

single, sole

erya adj. "single, sole" (ERE)

rea

adjective. single

Quenya [PE 22:158] Group: Mellonath Daeron. Published by

rëa

adjective. single

Derivations

  • “single item take out of a (long) series” ✧ PE22/158
    • ER “one, single, alone, one, single, alone; [ᴹ√] be alone, deprived; [ᴱ√] remain alone” ✧ PE22/158

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
> rëa[rea]✧ PE22/158

erinqua

single, alone

erinqua adj. "single, alone" (VT42:10)

rie

adverb. only

Quenya [PE 22:158] Group: Mellonath Daeron. Published by

rië

adverb. only

Derivations

  • “single item take out of a (long) series” ✧ PE22/158
    • ER “one, single, alone, one, single, alone; [ᴹ√] be alone, deprived; [ᴱ√] remain alone” ✧ PE22/158

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
> rie[reje] > [rie]✧ PE22/158

Variations

  • rie ✧ PE22/158

Sindarin 

er

adjective. single

Sindarin [VT/48:6] Group: SINDICT. Published by

ereb

adjective. isolated, lonely

Sindarin [Ety/356, S/431, UT/422, VT/42:10] Group: SINDICT. Published by

erui

adjective. single, alone

The proper word for first in Sindarin was minui

Sindarin [TI/312, WR/436, VT/42:10] Group: SINDICT. Published by

erui

adjective. first (incorrect use by the Gondorians)

The proper word for first in Sindarin was minui

Sindarin [TI/312, WR/436, VT/42:10] Group: SINDICT. Published by

minai

adjective. single, distinct, unique

Sindarin [Ety/373, X/EI] Group: SINDICT. Published by

er

single

1) er (pl. ir) (VT48:6), 2)

ereb

isolated

1) ereb (lonely), pl. erib, 2) mîn (lenited vîn; no distinct pl. form) (first, towering). Note: homophones include the noun ”peak” and the numeral ”one”.

erui

single

erui (first, alone). No distinct pl. form. 3) minai (distinct, unique), lenited vinai; pl. mini

Primitive elvish

eryā

adjective. isolated, lonely

Derivations

  • ER “one, single, alone, one, single, alone; [ᴹ√] be alone, deprived; [ᴱ√] remain alone”

Derivatives

  • S. air “lonely” ✧ PE17/028; VT50/18

Element in

  • S. Eriador “Lonely Land” ✧ PE17/028; VT42/04
Primitive elvish [PE17/028; VT42/04; VT50/18] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Noldorin 

ereb

adjective. isolated

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶erekwa “isolated” ✧ Ety/ERE

Element in

Elements

WordGloss
er“one, alone”
-eb“adjective suffix”

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶ereqa > ereb[erekwa] > [erepa] > [erep] > [ereb]✧ Ety/ERE
Noldorin [Ety/ERE; Ety/TOL²] Group: Eldamo. Published by

ereb

adjective. isolated, lonely

Noldorin [Ety/356, S/431, UT/422, VT/42:10] Group: SINDICT. Published by

minei

adjective. single, distinct, unique

Noldorin [Ety/373, X/EI] Group: SINDICT. Published by

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Qenya 

erya

adjective. single, sole, only

Cognates

  • N. eriol “single, alone” ✧ Ety/ERE

Derivations

  • ᴹ√ER “be alone, deprived” ✧ Ety/ERE

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√ERE > erya[erja]✧ Ety/ERE

Middle Primitive Elvish

erekwa

adjective. isolated

Changes

  • eriqaereqa ✧ Ety/ERE

Derivatives

  • N. ereb “isolated” ✧ Ety/ERE

Variations

  • ereqa ✧ Ety/ERE
  • eriqa ✧ EtyAC/ERE (eriqa)
Middle Primitive Elvish [Ety/ERE; EtyAC/ERE] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Gnomish

erw

adverb. only

Early Quenya

erya

adjective. only, single

Early Quenya [PE14/082] Group: Eldamo. Published by