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Early Quenya

laiqa ondolissen

on the green rocks

The thirtieth line of the Oilima Markirya poem (MC/214). The first word is the adjective laiqa “green” followed by the locative plural form of the noun ondo “rock”.

Decomposition: Broken into its constituent elements, this phrase would be:

> laiqa ondo-li-ssen = “✱green rock-(plural)-on”

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Early Quenya [MC/214] Group: Eldamo. Published by