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Middle Primitive Elvish


root. flow, flow away (downhill), run (of water or rivers), run away especially downwards or at end


  • Ilk. celon “river” ✧ Ety/KEL
  • ᴹ✶ektel- “to gush” ✧ PE22/098
  • ᴹ✶kelu- “to flow, well up” ✧ PE22/098
    • ᴹQ. kelu- “to (begin to) flow, spring forth (of water)”
  • ᴹ✶kelun “river” ✧ Ety/KEL
    • Ilk. celon “river” ✧ Ety/KEL
  • ᴹ√KWEL “fade (away), die away, grow faint; wither” ✧ Ety/KEL
    • ᴹ✶kwelēnē ✧ Ety/KWEL
    • N. pelin “*fading” ✧ EtyAC/KWEL
    • ᴹ✶kwelett- “corpse” ✧ Ety/KWEL
    • ᴹQ. qelet “corpse” ✧ Ety/KWEL
    • ᴹQ. qel- “†to fail”
    • ᴹQ. qelesta “dying, fading”
  • ᴹ√KYEL “come to an end, cease, run out” ✧ Ety/KEL; PE22/114
    • ᴹQ. tyel “end” ✧ Ety/KYEL
    • ᴹQ. tyel- “to end, cease” ✧ Ety/KYEL
    • ᴹQ. tyelima “final” ✧ Ety/KYEL
    • ᴹQ. tyelma “ending” ✧ Ety/KYEL
  • ᴹQ. kelume “stream, flow” ✧ Ety/KEL
  • ᴹQ. kelma “channel” ✧ Ety/KEL
  • ᴹQ. kelu- “to (begin to) flow, spring forth (of water)” ✧ PE22/114
  • ᴹQ. kelut “rivulet”
  • ᴹQ. kelya- “to rain; (lit.) to send running down” ✧ PE22/114
  • N. celeth “stream, *brook, rill, runlet; (lit.) a flowing” ✧ Ety/KEL
  • N. celw “spring, source” ✧ Ety/KEL

Element in

  • ᴹ✶ektelu- “to well, bubble up, gush forth” ✧ PE22/114
  • ᴹ✶et-kelē “spring, issue of water” ✧ Ety/KEL
  • ᴹQ. ehtele “spring, issue of water” ✧ Ety/ET
Middle Primitive Elvish [Ety/ET; Ety/KEL; EtyAC/KEL; PE18/058; PE22/098; PE22/114] Group: Eldamo. Published by


root. flow


  • ᴹ✶sirya- “to flow smoothly”
    • ᴹQ. sirya- “to flow [smoothly]”
  • ᴹQ. sir- “to flow” ✧ Ety/SIR
  • ᴹQ. síre “river” ✧ Ety/SIR
  • ᴹQ. siril “rivulet” ✧ Ety/SIR
  • On. sīre “river” ✧ Ety/SIR
    • N. sîr “river” ✧ Ety/SIR
  • On. sirya- “flow” ✧ Ety/SIR
    • N. siria- “to flow” ✧ Ety/SIR

Element in

  • ᴹ✶etsiri “mouth of a river” ✧ Ety/ET


  • SIRI ✧ PE22/127 (SIRI)
Middle Primitive Elvish [Ety/ET; Ety/SIR; PE22/127] Group: Eldamo. Published by