Noldorin 

ianw

noun. (?) yoke

It originally meant "bridge" in the Etymologies, but was apparently switched with iant

Noldorin [Ety/400, X/W] Group: SINDICT. Published by

ianw

noun. bridge

@@@ invalid in Sindarin since in this combination voiced stops became spirants after vowels

Changes

  • ianwianw “crossing, ford” ✧ Ety/YAT

Cognates

  • Ilk. adhum “bridge”
  • ᴹQ. yanwe “bridge, joining, isthmus” ✧ Ety/YAT

Derivations

  • On. yanme “bridge”
    • ᴹ✶yatmā ✧ Ety/YAT
    • ᴹ√YAT “join” ✧ Ety/YAT
  • ᴹ✶yatmā ✧ Ety/YAT
    • ᴹ√YAT “join” ✧ Ety/YAT

Element in

  • N. eilian(w) “rainbow, (lit.) sky-bridge” ✧ Ety/YAT

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶yatmā > ianw[jatmā] > [jatmē] > [jadmē] > [jadme] > [janme] > [janwe] > [janw] > [janu]✧ Ety/YAT
Noldorin [Ety/YAT; EtyAC/YAT] Group: Eldamo. Published by

iant

noun. bridge

Noldorin [Ety/400, S/432] Group: SINDICT. Published by

iant

noun. yoke

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. yanta “yoke” ✧ Ety/YAT

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶yantā “yoke” ✧ Ety/YAT
    • ᴹ√YAT “join” ✧ Ety/YAT
  • ᴹ√YAT “join” ✧ Ety/YAT

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶yantā > iant[jantā] > [janta] > [jantʰa] > [janθa] > [janθ] > [jant]✧ Ety/YAT

Variations

  • iad/?iannas ✧ EtyAC/YAT (iad/?iannas)
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