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Doriathrin

gôr

adjective. soiled, dirty

An adjective meaning “soiled, dirty” derived from primitive ᴹ✶waʒrā [waɣrā] (Ety/WAƷ). This word underwent quite a few phonetic developments, as indicated below and as described by Helge Fauskanger (AL-Ilkorin/gôr).

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. vára “soiled, dirty” ✧ Ety/WAƷ

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶waʒrā “soiled, dirty” ✧ Ety/WAƷ
    • ᴹ√WAƷ “stain, soil” ✧ Ety/WAƷ

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶waʒrā > gôr[waɣrā] > [wārā] > [wāra] > [wōra] > [gwōra] > [gōra] > [gōr]✧ Ety/WAƷ
Doriathrin [Ety/WAƷ] Group: Eldamo. Published by