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Qenya 

inya

adjective. female

An adjective for “female” in The Etymologies of the 1930s, derived from the root ᴹ√INI “female” (Ety/INI).

Conceptual Development: In Early Qenya Word-lists of the 1920s, Tolkien gave a similar form ᴱQ. qinya “female”, an adjectival form of ᴱQ. qin “woman” (PE16/135).

Cognates

  • N. inw “female” ✧ Ety/INI

Derivations

  • ᴹ√NĪ/INI “female” ✧ Ety/INI

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√INI > inya[inja]✧ Ety/INI

Variations

  • inya ✧ Ety/INI

inya

pronoun. I (emphatic)

ninya

pronoun. my, my; [ᴺQ.] mine

Element in

inye

pronoun. I (emphatic)

Element in

Variations

  • inya ✧ PE22/123 (inya); PE22/123 (inya)
Qenya [LR/061; PE22/121; PE22/123] Group: Eldamo. Published by

mitsa

adjective. small

Cognates

  • N. mithren “small” ✧ EtyAC/MIT; EtyAC/MIT

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶mitra “small” ✧ EtyAC/MIT
    • ᴹ√MIT “small” ✧ EtyAC/MIT
  • ᴹ√MIT “small” ✧ EtyAC/MIT

Element in

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶mitra > mitsa[mitra] > [mitsa]✧ EtyAC/MIT
ᴹ√MIT > minte[minte]✧ EtyAC/MIT

Variations

  • minte ✧ EtyAC/MIT (minte)

atar

noun. father

Cognates

  • N. adar “father” ✧ Ety/ATA
  • Ilk. adar “father” ✧ Ety/ATA

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶atar “father” ✧ Ety/ATA
    • ᴹ√ATA “father” ✧ Ety/ATA

Element in

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶atar > atar[atar]✧ Ety/ATA
Qenya [Ety/ATA; LR/061; PE22/018; PE22/046; PE22/047; PE22/118; PE22/119] Group: Eldamo. Published by